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Last Word on Hockey 4 mins ago

Nick Paul Signs New Contract with Tampa Bay Lightning

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed free agent forward, Nick Paul, to a seven-year contract worth around $21 million, or about $3 million per season. This contract carries him through the 2029-30 season. Hearing Nick Paul extension in TB will come in at 7 years, at just over a $3M AAV — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) […] The post Nick Paul Signs New Contract with Tampa Bay Lightning appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
The Hockey Writers 6 mins ago

3 Reasons the Blues Shouldn’t Trade for Ryan McDonagh

The St. Louis Blues must improve their defense in the 2022-23 season, but the answer isn’t Ryan McDonagh of the Tampa Bay Lightning. The other options on the market make…
Detroit Free Press 14 mins ago

Derek Lalonde's Detroit Red Wings news conference: Watch at 11 a.m.

The Detroit Red Wings are introducing Derek Lalonde as the franchise's new head coach Friday in a news conference. Watch the streaming video live.      
The Hockey Writers 16 mins ago

Top 5 Canadian NHLers Born on Canada Day

July 1, or Canada Day, is celebrated by Canadians coast to coast, as well as by the NHL with its annual free-agent frenzy. For 16 current and former Canadian NHLers,…
Silver Seven 21 mins ago
Ottawa Senators Prospect Awards 2022 - Most Improved

Ottawa Senators Prospect Awards 2022 - Most Improved

Photo by Richard A. Whittaker/Icon Sportswire via Lassi takes this one by the narrowest of margins Most Improved: Lassi Thomson (20%) Runners up: Erik Brännström (17%), Ridly Greig (14%), Parker Kelly (12%), the field (14 other players took the remaining share of 37%) After a difficult stint playing professional hockey in Finland’s top league from 2019-21 and a cup of coffee in AHL Belleville last season, our most improved prospect thrived in an expanded role under head coach Troy Mann and played admirably in his first NHL games. Thomson didn’t earn the...
Stanley Cup of Chowder 21 mins ago
SB Nation Reacts: What’s the Bruins’ biggest need heading into next season?

SB Nation Reacts: What’s the Bruins’ biggest need heading into next season?

Photo by Jared C. Tilton/ Have your say! Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across the NHL. Each week we ask questions of the most plugged-in Boston Bruins fans and fans across the country. The Bruins are facing a variety of questions this offseason, a couple of which appear to be sorted: Patrice Bergeron is reportedly returning, and Jim Montgomery will reportedly be the team’s next coach. So...1C back, new coach. Check, check. However, there’s still some work to be done for a team that got bounced in the first round of this spring’s playoffs. I think...
The Hockey Writers 26 mins ago

Canucks Potential Return in Miller Trade With Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins could be interested in acquiring J.T. Miller from the Vancouver Canucks. The Penguins may need a centre as The Athletic’s Josh Yohe reports unrestricted free agent (UFA) Evgeni Malkin’s future with the club…
The Hockey Writers 36 mins ago

Rangers’ Kreider Heading Towards the Rafters

Chris Kreider has been a New York Ranger for the entirety of his career thus far. He has had his ups and downs, but there is no denying the numbers…
The Hockey Writers 46 mins ago

Sabres Have Good Internal & External Options to Fill Out Forward Group

The Buffalo Sabres’ forward group seems to be largely set in stone heading into this season. However, there are a few spots where the team can improve, and with an…
Sportsnet.ca 47 mins ago
Nick Paul, Lightning agree to seven-year contract extension

Nick Paul, Lightning agree to seven-year contract extension

Forward Nick Paul and the Tampa Bay Lightning have agreed to a seven-year contract extension, Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reported Friday morning. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers 56 mins ago

Islanders 12-Step Plan For Perfect Offseason

The New York Islanders are in the middle of a crucial offseason where general manager (GM) Lou Lamoriello is betting on himself to turn the team around. After firing head…
The Hockey Writers 1 hour ago

Tnias Mathurin – 2022 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Tnias Mathurin 2021-22 Team: North Bay BattalionDate of Birth: Jan 15, 2004Place of Birth: Ajax, ON, CANHt: 6-foot-3 Wt: 201 poundsShoots: LPosition: DNHL Draft Eligibility: 2022 first-year eligible Rankings NHL…
Sportsnet.ca 1 hour ago
Looking at five potential NHL buyout candidates in 2022

Looking at five potential NHL buyout candidates in 2022

On July 1, the first window for buyouts opens and will run through July 12, the day before the unrestricted free-agent (UFA) market opens. Now is the time for GMs to use an option they have to dump salary cap space. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Last Word on Hockey 1 hour ago

Calgary Flames Superstar Winger May Not Return

The Stanley Cup has been won, and the city of Denver partied like it was 2001. The rumour mill and the speculation surrounding the draft and free agency is surreal. There is so much going on and so many key players to keep an eye out for. The hottest name in Calgary right now is […] The post Calgary Flames Superstar Winger May Not Return appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
The Hockey Writers 1 hour ago

NHL Rumors: Kings, Red Wings, Maple Leafs, Oilers

In today’s NHL rumors rundown, on Wednesday, the Los Angeles Kings went all-in on Kevin Fiala. Where does this leave them in terms of their offseason plans and the speed…

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