1. Buying or Selling the Latest Speculation for 2017 NHL Free Agency

    The NHL 's annual unrestricted free-agent market opens at noon p.m. ET on Saturday. For notable players such as Washington Capitals defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk , it's an opportunity to cash in by signing a lucrative long-term contract...

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  2. NHL Trade Rumors: Top Reports Surrounding Noah Hanifin, Marian Gaborik and More

    The NHL will be turned on its head when the free-agent frenzy begins July 1, but that may not be the only player movement on the horizon, as there is plenty of trade buzz fueling the rumor mill...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 6,101 reads 0 comments

  3. NHL Free Agents 2017: The All-Risk Team

    There has yet to be a press conference by an NHL team announcing a big free-agent signing in which: a) Player and management didn't say they were "excited" and "thrilled" for the ...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 6,816 reads 0 comments

  4. Former Oilers Winger Dave Semenko Dies at Age 59

    Former Edmonton Oilers winger Dave Semenko died of cancer at the age of 59, the team announced in a statement Thursday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 3,386 reads 0 comments

  5. NHL Rumors: Potential Jason Demers Trade, Jaromir Jagr Buzz and More

    With free agency just days away, let's take a look at the latest buzz around the NHL . We start with blue-liner Jason Demers ...

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  6. NHL Free Agency 2017: Latest Rumors, Predictions for Kevin Shattenkirk and More

    Whether it be a shrewd addition on a reasonable deal or a massive contract that flops, NHL free agency will, like it always does, make or break teams in the coming years...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 8,790 reads 0 comments

  7. Burning Questions for 2017 NHL Free Agency

    The rumor mill has been spinning on the high as the NHL 's annual free-agency window prepares to open. Teams are allowed to chat with players who will become free agents on Saturday to get a sense of whether they would be a good fit...

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  8. NHL Trade Rumors: Top Buzz on Matt Duchene, Vegas Golden Knights and More

    Several big names have already been moved during the NHL offseason via trade, but there are several more that could potentially switch teams as free agency approaches...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 11,265 reads 0 comments

  9. Brendan Smith, Rangers Agree to 4-Year, $17.4 Million Contract Extension

    The New York Rangers and defenseman Brendan Smith reached an agreement Wednesday on a four-year contract extension worth $17.4 million...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 6,601 reads 0 comments

  10. NHL Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Jason Demers, Marco Scandella and More

    Mobile top-four defensemen are a hot commodity in today's high-tempo NHL , and several notable names are finding themselves in the rumor mill as trade buzz percolates throughout the league...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 9,161 reads 0 comments

  11. Connor McDavid Reportedly Nearing Oilers Contract Worth 'Around' $106 Million

    The Edmonton Oilers and reigning Hart Trophy winner Connor McDavid are reportedly nearing an agreement on a deal worth approximately $106 million...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 12,993 reads 0 comments

  12. Red Wings Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Dan Girardi, Trevor Daley

    After their worst season in a few decades, the Detroit Red Wings are hoping to turn things around in 2017-18. Unfortunately, a lack of room in the salary cap could make it difficult to improve their roster much going forward...

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  13. NHL Rumors: Free-Agent Buzz on Kris Versteeg, Andrei Markov and More

    With NHL free agency opening on Saturday, the rumors out of the league are coming fast and furious. Let's take a look at some of the hottest buzz making the rounds...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 447 reads 0 comments

  14. Boston Bruins Rumors: Latest Buzz on Marco Scandella and Kevin Shattenkirk

    The NHL free-agent signing period will open on Saturday at 12 p.m ET, and for Boston Bruins fans looking for general manager Don Sweeney to take this team over the hump, there are some wild names being connected with Boston in the rumor mill...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 1 month ago 2,524 reads 0 comments

  15. NY Rangers Rumors: Tracking Latest Buzz on Kevin Shattenkirk, Joe Thornton, More

    The New York Rangers cleared some salary-cap space for themselves by trading Derek Stepan on the day of the 2017 NHL draft. The question then became how general manager Jeff Gorton would make use of his newly earned financial flexibility...

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  16. NHL Rumors: Top Trade Buzz Surrounding Evander Kane, Dion Phaneuf and More

    Although the 2017 NHL draft has come and gone, there is still plenty of chatter involving big names on the trade front as free agency officially opens Saturday at noon ET...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 1,191 reads 0 comments

  17. Flyers Rumors: Philadelphia Will 'Listen' on Claude Giroux Trade Offers

    Claude Giroux has seen his points total drop each of the last three seasons. He finished 2016-17 with 14 goals, his lowest over the course of a full season since 2008-09...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 11,492 reads 0 comments

  18. NHL Free Agency 2017: Top Rumors and Predictions for Joe Thornton, More

    NHL free agency is set to begin on July 1, though some players thought to be available have already taken themselves off the market by re-signing with their current team. T.J...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 2,807 reads 0 comments

  19. NHL Free Agency 2017: Rumors, Predictions for Kevin Shattenkirk and More

    An already lackluster NHL free-agent market took a significant hit last week when the Washington Capitals announced an eight-year contract extension for right winger T.J. Oshie ...

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  20. Ultimate Guide to 2017 NHL Free Agency

    As noted recently here , this year's NHL unrestricted free-agent class as a whole seems on par with those cheap theater chains, where movies that didn't catch can be seen for $3...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 38,682 reads 0 comments

  21. NHL Free Agents 2017: Top 10 Players 25 Years and Under

    NHL teams are going to the free-agent market on July 1 with less money to spend and fewer top-flight players to spend it on...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 1 month ago 9,679 reads 0 comments

  22. Predicting Which NHL Teams Will Be Most Aggressive in Free Agency

    When the NHL 's 2017 free-agent market opens on Saturday, several teams could aggressively pursue the best available talent...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 1 month ago 6,799 reads 0 comments

  23. NHL Free Agents 2017: Latest Rumors and Predictions for Sought-After Targets

    NHL teams are officially allowed to start signing free agents on Saturday at 12 p.m. ET, but the discussions around the league have already begun...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 2,564 reads 0 comments

  24. NHL Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Matt Duchene, Ilya Kovalchuk and More

    NHL free agency's first step is underway as the deadline to extend qualifying offers to restricted free agents and the discussions with pending unrestricted began, but the rumor mill for trades is still very much alive as a busy offseason continues...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 9,184 reads 0 comments

  25. Ranking the Top 10 NHL Prospect Pools After the 2017 Draft

    NHL teams have been stocking prospect cupboards for 100 years and it remains a staple of success. In fact, procurement of youngsters is even more important in the salary-cap era, when players are being lost to free agency or trade every summer...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 1 month ago 21,263 reads 0 comments