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I'm convinced that the NHL's celebrating the one-year anniversary of their first CBA proposal to the NHLPA being leaked by one RDS's Renaud Lavoie, opening the insanity that was the "2012-2013" lockout, by giving each and every one of its GM's jet fuel massages at the NHL headquarters in New York...
But it is indeed a quiet day (are all the GM's taking the U.S. holiday weekend off to wait for bigger PR punches on Monday?), and aside from Paul's noting of the TVA report that the Canadiens and Jaromir Jagr's agent are talking, this snippet from the Associated Press is all we've got in terms of rumors or innuendo about free agents' destinations: Continue reading "A bit about Jagr and a ‘deep breath’ suggestion is all we’ve got today (thus far, anyway)"
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Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli announced Friday that the club has signed forward Jarome Iginla to a one year contract through the 2013-14 season. Iginla’s base salary is worth $1,800,000 and carries incentives of $4,200,000, for an annual cap figure of $6,000,000. “It’s a
PARTY IN THE USA
Tyler Seguin was traded by the Boston Bruins on Thursday, reportedly because the team was unhappy with his partying ways. In a wonderfully ironic twist, the youngster just so happened to throw a party the day he was traded. Numerous people tweeted about being at Seguin’s house on the Cape for a July 4 party [...]
On a Wednesday, former Bruins power forward Nathan Horton boarded a commercial airliner and flew to Columbus, Ohio. Just another July day fro Horton. When the plane landed, me met with the Columbus Blue Jax front office dignitaries. Presumably, they took Horton on a tour of their facility , then talked some more. When the meeting concluded, Horton went back to the airport, hopped on another fl...
This is unbelievable.... Jarome Iginla has officially signed a one-year contract with the Boston Bruins which could reach $6 million based on performance. I did not see scenario playing out ever.Unless you have been living under a rock, you already know what makes this contract so crazy. It was Jerome Iginla himself who snubbed the Boston Bruins at the trade deadline after Boston...
The Boston Bruins need look no further than Tyler Seguin’s statistics in the 2013 NHL playoffs if they want to justify trading him to the Dallas Stars. Seguin scored only one goal and tallied seven assists in 22 postseason games. That brought his total to six goals in 42 career playoff games with the team. [...]
The Boston Bruins have finally got their man.
According to a report courtesy NHL.com via TSN, free-agent forward Jerome Iginla has signed a deal with the team he spurned just this past season.
Jarome Iginla has agreed to a one-year, $6 million contract with the Boston Bruins, TSN reports.
The veteran right wing, who turned 36 Monday, declined a trade from the Calgary Flames to...
Andrew Ference signs with Edmonton
— John Shannon (@JSportsnet) July 5, 2013
EDM signs Andrew Ference to 4 year, $3.25M AAV.
— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) July 5, 2013
Jarome Iginla might have spurned the Bruins back at the trade deadline, but Boston fans will get over that quickly if Iginla can help out in a multitude of ways.
DJ Bean of WEEI expects Iginla to take Nathan Horton‘s spot on the first line with David Krejci and Milan Lucic. He also said Iginla, who was the captain for years in Calgary, could help coach up young players like Lucic...
Since his much publicized of the rug pulling job on GM Peter Chiarelli before the trade deadline when he chose to go to Pittsburgh instead, former Calgary captain and short term Penguin Jarome Iginla inked a contract today with Boston. The contract has a base salary of $1.8M with $4.2M of incentives for a total of $6M if he makes it all. The cap hit for this year will only be...
Nathan Horton is now officially gone. The Columbus Blue Jackets have annouced they signed Horton to a seven year deal.
Holy **** that's a long term contract.
Nathan Horton's deal with CBJ is 7 years, $37.1 ($5.3 AAV) but he gets $30M in first 5 years.
— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) July 5, 2013
Not an awful AAV, though. The contract length might kill...
Forward Jarome Iginla has agreed to a one-year contract with the Boston Bruins, the team announced Friday. - NHL.comFlashback: During the 2012-13 NHL season, Jarome Iginla went on the trade market. Having dedicated his entire career to the Calgary Flames, the 36 year old right winger wanted to join a club with a chance to win a Stanley Cup title. With a trade already in place with...
Just midnight on March 28, word came out that Jarome Iginla had been traded to the Bruins. B’s fans celebrated the news. Their team had just locked up one of the best scorers of the past 20 years, the final piece to turn the (at the time) struggling Bruins into true Stanley Cup contenders.
Then, just like that, he was gone. The original report proved to be false, as Iginla had...
The Boston Bruins were an opposing general manager âyesâ away from trading Tyler Seguin (and Rich Peverley as well) for cap relief and/or a warranted shake-up last weekend.
But when top-line winger Nathan Horton said âsee yaâ to the Black-and-Gold for the quieter pastures of (insert different NHL team here), it seemed as if the playoffsâ underachievers...
from Brian Compton of NHL.com,
Here's a look at 25 of the top unrestricted free agents still on the market:
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Future Hall of Famer showed he still has plenty in the tank, helping the Boston Bruins reach the...
By Rick Gethin, FOXSportsOhio.com
Columbus, Ohio Another piece to the puzzle in Columbus was added during the first day of NHL Free Agency.
The newest player to don the Union Blue is forward Nathan Horton, formerly of the Boston Bruins. Horton, who signed a 7 year37.1 million deal today, comes to the Blue Jackets as a proven power-forward with 43 games of NHL playoffs experience...