On the Boston Globe hockey blog, Kevin Paul Dupont reports that highly-coveted free agent Blake Wheeler will sign with the Bruins July 1.
"More than 2
TSN reports Ryan Malone has decided to test the free agent waters.
In response to a question from a Pittsburgh television station, Malone text-messaged "It's UFA for sure."
Writing for the TSN web site, Darren Dreger predicts a brisk round of trades before and during the draft.
Dreger says San Jose, Florida and Carolina are looking
The Columbus Dispatch reports the Canadiens are interested in acquiring one of the Blue Jackets' first-round picks.
Columbus has the 6th and 19th choices. In addition to the
He's a 6-foot, 173-pound centre from Delson on Montreal's south shore (not far from Guillaume Latendresse's hometown of Ste. Catherine). He plays for the Chicoutimi Saguéneens (part owner:
Ray Getliffe, 94, succumbed to liver cancer on the weekend.
A left winger who broke into the NHL with the Boston Bruins, Getliffe joined the Canadiens for the
He's made a list.
He's checked it twice.
He's going to find out who's nifty on ice.
Trevor Timmins is coming to town. In fact, he's there already.
The Canadiens' director of
In a Sports Illustrated piece that listed five under-the-radar NHL talents, Michael Farber wrote this about Trevor Timmins:
Trevor Timmins, Montreal Canadiens director of player recruitment and development. Maybe Timmins
Nashville has signed defenceman Ryan Suter to a four-year, $14 million contract.
In 2007-'08, Suter, 23, scored seven goals., added 24 assists and had 71 PiM –