May 28: This Day in NHL History

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May 28 NHL History 1992: Mario Lemieux scores his 14th and 15th goals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs to power the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-1 win against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 2 of the Final at the Civic Arena. Lemieux puts the Penguins ahead 2-1 at 12:55 of the second period, beating Ed […]

May 21: This Day in NHL History

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May 21 NHL HISTORY 1979: The Montreal Canadiens win the Stanley Cup for the fourth consecutive season, and for the sixth time in the 1970s, by defeating the New York Rangers 4-1 in Game 5 of the Final at the Forum.  The game is tied 1-1 entering the second period, but Montreal forward Jacques Lemaire […]

NHL Rumors: Shattenkirk, Lecavalier, Ward

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STLToday.com: The St. Louis Blues could place defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk on the trade block. If the Blues feel they cannot afford to re-sign him when his current contract (worth $4.25 million annually) expires in two years time, especially with Alex Pietrangelo and Jay Bouwmeester taking up considerable cap space. Shattenkirk does lack a no-trade clause. […]

Top-15 NHL unrestricted free agents 2015

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Here is a list of the top-15 NHL unrestricted free agents for July 1, 2015 from Luke Fox of Sportsnet. Minnesota Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk Nashville Predators center Mike Ribeiro Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green Nashville Predators defenseman Cody Franson Boston Bruins forward Carl Soderberg New York Rangers winger Martin St. Louis Chicago Blackhawks forward […]

Mike Richards Rumors

Thursday, December 18, 2014 15

The LA Kings are looking to shed some salary for flexibility at the NHL Trade Deadline. They also need cap space to sign UFA Justin Williams. In addition Jarret Stoll, Martin Jones, Robyn Regehr, Tyler Toffoli and Tanner Pearson are in need of new contracts for next season. In order to create enough cap space […]

NHL Rumors: LA Kings, Leafs, Blackhawks, Advanced Stats

Friday, August 15, 2014 14

The Hockey News: What will the LA Kings do with Justin Williams? It could come down to what Williams seeks for his next contract. Despite his age, playoff contenders seeking a proven post-season performer with leadership abilities will pursue Williams in next summer’s free-agent market. The National Post: James Reimer is under the impression the […]