The Montreal Canadiens re-signed goalie David Aebischer to a $1.9 million, one-year contract Wednesday, and also signed free-agent forward Sergei Samsonov to a two-year contract and made two trades.
There’s a time when you cast a shadow and a time when the shadow casts you. This, more than anything, is why Brendan Shanahan left the Red Wings on Sunday and signed with the New York Rangers.
The Carolina Hurricanes will kick off their defense of the Stanley Cup title Oct. 4, when the NHL begins the season with three games. The Hurricanes will play the Buffalo Sabres – the team they beat in the Eastern Conference finals – at home on opening night, the league announced Wednesday. The 1,230-game regular season will run until April 8, and the playoffs are slated to begin three nights later.
Devils as always are rumored to be looking to move Gomez. The Devils have $42 Million tied up in payroll and still haven’t re-signed Scott Gomez, Brian Gionta or Paul Martin.
Sharks’ Toskala is being shopped
Coyotes could be looking to move someone for a winger.
Kings’ looking at Owen Nolan and Eric Lindros.