New York Rangers already loaded for blockbuster deal at trade deadline

New York Rangers already loaded for blockbuster deal at trade deadline

When the New York Rangers traded defenseman Nils Lundkvist to the Dallas Stars in exchange for a conditional first round and a fourth round pick, it added another valuable asset they can use at the next trade deadline. Here’s a where their 2023 Draft Picks stand: First Round (2) Second Round (1) Third Round (1) … Read more

Bruins GM Don Sweeney won’t say if a David Pastrnak deal will come together before training camp begins

Bruins GM Don Sweeney won't say if a David Pastrnak deal will come together before training camp begins

“I’ve said it many times,” said the prolific right winger. “I love it here, and it’s an honor to wear the jersey.” Pastrnak’s six-year, $40 million expiring deal — negotiated by Sweeney — was signed Sept. 14, 2017, just as training camp was about to start. He will be on the ice in Brighton Thursday … Read more

Zdeno Chara, 45, announces NHL retirement, signing a one-day deal with the Boston Bruins

Zdeno Chara, 45, announces NHL retirement, signing a one-day deal with the Boston Bruins

Zdeno Charathe hulking defenseman who captained the Boston Bruins to their sixth Stanley Cup, announced Tuesday he is retiring from the NHL. The 45-year-old finishes his career with 209 goals and 680 points in 1,680 games over 24 seasons with the New York Islanders, Ottawa SenatorsBruins and Washington Capitals before returning to the Isles for … Read more

Avalanche signs veteran center Evan Rodrigues to one-year, $2 million deal – The Denver Post

Avalanche signs veteran center Evan Rodrigues to one-year, $2 million deal – The Denver Post

With the start of the Colorado Avalanche’s Stanley Cup title defense just weeks away, the franchise made a big addition with the signing of veteran center Evan Rodrigues on a one-year deal. The Avs announced the signing Monday morning, with the 29-year-old Toronto native set to make $2 million for the 2022-23 season, according to … Read more

Isaiah Brockington Signs Two-Way Deal With Pelicans

Isaiah Brockington Signs Two-Way Deal With Pelicans

5:56 p.m. Brockington’s two-way contract is now official, per NBA.com’s transactions log. 2:17 p.m. The Pelicans are signing undrafted free agents Isaiah Brockington to a two-way contract, his agent Darnell Comer tells ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski (Twitter link). According to Wojnarowski, the 23-year-old guard suffered an ACL injury prior to this year’s draft, but is hopeful … Read more

Rodrigues Lands With Colorado on 1 Year, $2 Million Deal

Pittsburgh Penguins Evan Rodrigues

Good things sometimes happen to those who wait, and that could apply to former Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evan Rodrigues. Rodrigues, who was a valuable depth player last season and stepped up while some of the team’s bigger names were out because of injuries, signed Monday with the Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche, a one-year deal … Read more