TSN’s best and worst moves of the day:
Mike Milbury: Best is the stillpending extension for Evgeni Malkin. Worst is Cristobal Huet in Chicago.
Darren Pang: Best is Ty Conklin to Detroit. Worst is Leafs sign
San Jose dealt Steve Bernier and a first-round draft choice for Brian Campbell, then lasted two rounds of the playoffs.
And Doug Wilson is one of the sharper general
To Chicago, says McKenzie.
Eight years, $7.1 million per.
So one defenceman and two goaltenders: $20 million in Chicago.
And Dale Tallon says he's keeping Cristobal Huet AND Nikolai
Mats Sundin's agent, J.P. Barry, acknowledged Vancuver's crazy offer – $20 million, salary and bonuses, over two years – and told TSN the Canadiens are "going in another
Duthie in the host's chair.
Bob McKenzie has his laptop flipped own and he's working his BlackBerry.
News from Edmonton: Oilers making a "hard push" for Hossa.
Alex Auld to
On the day Christobal Huet signed for almost $6 million a year, Starbucks announced it is closing 600 stores in the
In guessing where Mats Sundin and Marian Hossa are going to end up, consider the contenders' salary cap situations:
Canadiens have 20 players under contract and are $10.9 million
Vancouver Canucks for David Backes: three years at $2.5 million per year. Compensation is a second round pick.
St. Louis must match within seven days or he goes to Vancouver.
Four years, $5.625 million per.
So will they move Khabibulin?I can't see the Blackhawks tying up nearly $12 million in two galtenders.
Other signings: Cory Stillman to Florida, three years,
Cujo back to TO for $700,000
They're a lock for the Cup.