4:06 PM EDT, Mon July 25, 2016

Panthers forward Reilly Smith has finally found a home

The intention was mostly to introduce five new members of the Florida Panthers, but it was two returning players on the dais that truly indicated the growing stability of a franchise on the rise after a busy offseason. At Thursday's news conference, defensemen Jason Demers, Keith Yandle and Mark...
Litter Box Cats Jul 3, 2016

Florida Panthers and 2016 NHL Free Agency

All the action as Cats ponder UFA & RFA futures... Today is the final day that contracts for the 2015-16 season are valid. Any player without a contract for 2016-17 season will become a free agent on July 1. The window also closes today to exclusively negotiate with any player set to become an unrestricted free agent (UFA). The Florida Panthers have already signed their most important pending UFA, Keith Yandle to a long-term deal. Yandle is seen as the replacement for another UFA, defenseman Brian Campbell, who seems highly unlikely to re-up with the Cats. Another key player from last...
Artic Ice Hockey Jul 1, 2016

2016 NHL Free Agency: Discussion Thread

There's no denying that the 2016 NHL free agency period won't begin with its hoped for pizazz. Names such as Alex Goligoski, Keith Yandle and of course Cam Ward Steven Stamkos have been locked up and taken off the board. Even depth players in Jordie Benn, Darren Helm and Trevor Lewis, who might have been useful vets for the Winnipeg Jets at the right price and term, have taken themselves out of free agent contention. This offseason does still feature some headliners, however. Will David Backes stay or will he go? Once the ink is dry, how will Kyle Okposo's next contract compare to his New...
Litter Box Cats Jun 27, 2016

Florida Panthers must tender restricted free agents today

5 p.m. is the NHL deadline for qualifying RFAs Today is the final day that contracts for the 2015-16 season are valid. Any player without a contract for 2016-17 season will become a free agent on July 1. The window also closes today to exclusively negotiate with any player set to become an unrestricted free agent (UFA). The Florida Panthers have already signed their most important pending UFA, Keith Yandle to a long-term deal. Yandle is seen as the replacement for another UFA, defenseman Brian Campbell, who seems highly unlikely to re-up with the Cats. Another key player from last season,...
Arizona Republic Jun 26, 2016
Meet the Arizona Coyotes' 2016 NHL draft picks

Meet the Arizona Coyotes' 2016 NHL draft picks

The Coyotes added five prospects at the NHL draft, taking mostly defensemen.         

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