As reported by CKAC on the weekend, the Canadiens have signed Maxim Lapierre to a new two-year contract.
Lapierre will make
$575,000 this season and $800,000 in 2009-’10.
These are modest, cap-friendly numbers for the Canadi
All together now: Dunt-da-dunt-da-dunt!
CTV has bought the rights to what was, for 40 years, Hockey Night in Canada's theme music.
The familiar theme will be heard next season
The Detroit Red Wings may have been gained glory this past week by winning Lord Stanley’s Cup, but a much greater (albeit less tangible) accolade was seized by
William "Boots" Del Biaggio III, one of the owners of the Nashville Predators, has filed for bankruptcy.
Del Biaggio, a Silicon Valley financier, owes $57 million U.S.
Puts your credit
Dave Molinari, hockey beat writer at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports that Evgeni Malkin has been suffering from an unusual flu-like affliction that made it hard for him
In case you didn't get enough on the CBC post-game show, which included interviews with everyone from Mike Ilitch to the stick boy, here's more from nhl.com Q. Nick,
From nhl.com Q. Can you just talk about the atmosphere of the skate this morning? Did you think the guys looked pretty loose?
COACH MIKE BABCOCK: Yeah, I
Carolina has signed Patrick Eaves to a three-year contract that will pay him $1.1 million in 2008-'09, $1.4 million in '09-'10 and $1.7 million in '10-'11.
Eaves made $942,000
Patrice Brisebois and the Ferrari he'll race this weekend.
John Mahoney, Gazette
Canadiens defenceman Patrice Brisebois is an unrestricted free agent as of July 1, and while he says