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NHL Free Agency: Sabres sign defenseman Justin Falk

Depth LHD signing on a two-way contract The Buffalo Sabres have signed left-handed defenseman Justin Falk (not to be confused for Justin Faulk) on a 1-year old deal for $650,000. Falk spent the last season with the Columbus Blue Jackets. This is the second move of the day for Tim Murray after picking up winger Kyle Okposo when Free Agency started at noon earlier today. The defenseman played on the Spokane Chiefs team that won both the Western Hockey League championship and the Memorial Cup in 2008, and was named to the tournament all-star team. He was drafted by the Minnesota Wild in the...

NHL Draft starts tonight; Wild rumblings; This week's articles

Tonight at 6 p.m., the first round of the NHL Draft will take place. The Wild currently picks 15th.

NHL Player News

  • 2 Luke Schenn

    Luke Schenn

    Coyotes sign Luke Schenn to 2-year contract

  • 1 Peter Holland

    Peter Holland

    Holland cleared waivers

  • 1 Ilya Bryzgalov

    Ilya Bryzgalov

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  • 1 Carey Price

    Carey Price

    Canadiens’ Carey Price ready for World Cup of Hockey

  • 1 Brayden Schenn

    Brayden Schenn

    Brayden Schenn asks for $5.5 million in advance of Monday’s arbitration hearing, Flyers offer just over $4.3M AAV on 2-year deal