Found July 04, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
Numerous reports stating Patrik Elias has agreed to a three-year contract with the Devils. Sounds like AAV is $5.5M ($16.5M for 3 years).

Devils re-sign Elias to 3-year deal

Patrik Elias is staying in New Jersey after the Devils forward signed a three-year, $16.5 million contract on Thursday, a day before he was eligible to become an unrestricted free agent. Elias' agent, Allan Walsh, announced the terms of the deal on Twitter. Elias has spent his entire 15-year career with the Devils. He leads the franchise with 375 goals, 555 assists and 930...

New Jersey Devils Re-Sign Patrik Elias by   Bill Sunshine

  BREAKING NEWS: The New Jersey Devils have re-signed their franchise point leader Patrik Elias to a multi-year extension 3 year, $16.5 million dollar contract (AAV of  $5.5 million). I had him pegged for 2-3 years at 5-5.5 million (prediction at bottom of article). Terms have yet to be fully disclosed. Patrik Elias’ deal with Devils finally done; signs three-year contract [...]

Patrik Elias could become a Devil for life

New Jersey Devils czar Lou Lamoriello has his hands full keeping his franchise in the hunt despite ownership/financial issues. Acquiring goaltender Cory Schneider from Vancouver was a nice move for the long haul. He will replace venerable Martin Brodeur and eventually get a long-term deal in New Jersey. Lamoriello couldn't keep power forward David Clarkson from shopping himself...

Clarkson Headed To Toronto

Clarkson agrees to leafs. Details being worked out. — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) July 5, 2013 Ouch: confirming #Leafs Clarkson 36.75M over 7 yrs on new deal. — Nick Kypreos (@RealKyper) July 5, 2013 $6.125 million per year for David Clarkson.

Ryane Clowe Signs with New Jersey Devils by   Bill Sunshine

Follow @BBSuns // Per Renaud Lavoie, the New Jersey Devils have replaced David Clarkson with forward Ryane Clowe as the two teams have agreed on a 5 year deal worth $4.85 million per year. Ryane Clowe with Devils. 5 year / 4.85 AAV. #RDS — Renaud Lavoie (@RenLavoieRDS) July 5, 2013 Here are Ryane Clowe’s career stats courtesy of [...]

Report: Michael Ryder Chooses Devils Over Bruins, Signs Two-Year, $7 Million Deal With New Jersey

Michael Ryder will not be returning to Boston. After reportedly narrowing his options to a choice between the Bruins and Devils, the free-agent winger has decided to sign with New Jersey, according to the The Star-Ledger’s Rich Chere. Ryder’s contract is worth a reported $7 million for two years. Devils have signed Michael Ryder.— Rich Chere (@Ledger_NJDevils) July 05, 2013...

Devils sign Ryane Clowe to questionable deal

That *thud* sound you just heard were the jaws of most of the New Jersey Devils fan base hitting the floor at once. They've signed free agent left winger Ryane Clowe to a five-year deal at an average cap hit of $4.85 million a year. Last season with the New York Rangers, Clowe had three goals and 16 assists. The year before that he had 17 goals and 28 assists. This is not worth...

Ryane Clowe signs five-year, $24M deal with New Jersey

With David Clarkson set to test the waters of free agency, the New Jersey Devils were in the market for a new power forward. And now, it looks like they’ve got their replacement. The Devils inked Ryan Clowe to a five-year deal worth $24.25M on the first day of free agency. Clowe, 30, spent most of his eight-year NHL career with the San Jose Sharks, before being traded to the New...

New Jersey Devils Sign Michael Ryder by   Bill Sunshine

Follow @BBSuns // Per Rich Chere, the New Jersey Devils have signed forward Michael Ryder to a 2 year deal worth $7.0 million dollars (AAV of $3.5 million) Ryder’s two-year contract is a $7 million deal. — Rich Chere (@Ledger_NJDevils) July 5, 2013   Here are Ryder’s stats courtesy of After last season, the Devils were clearly in desperate [...]
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