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In case the Boston Bruins have not been paying much attention to some of the free agent signings and contract extension this offseason, they may want to tune in to what has happened in Carolina and Edmonton over the past couple of weeks. It is certainly going to affect them going forward, especially from a financial aspect. The Carolina Hurricanes signed Jeff Skinner to a six year contract extension worth roughly $34 million. And today, the Edmonton Oilers gave a seven year extension to Taylor Hall worth approximately $42 million. Both Skinner and Hall were two of the most productive picks in the 2010 NHL Draft. They were rewarded for their strong play during their first contracts, and they were able to turn in their strong performances into quite lucrative deals. For the Bruins, that means that Tyler Seguin will be awaiting your phone call. It is time to pay the man. Hall was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2010 NHL Draft, while Skinner went off the boards at No. 7. Segu...

Tyler Seguin's First Big Contract Coming Into Focus After Taylor Hall, Jeff Skinner Get New Deals

The primary narrative leading up to and into the 2010 NHL entry draft was the fact that Taylor Hall and Tyler Seguin would be linked throughout their entire careers. They had battled each other through the junior ranks and were the consensus Nos. 1 and 2 picks in the draft. Things went exactly that way on draft night in Los Angeles, with Hall going first to Edmonton and Seguin landing...

This must be how Tyler Seguin slays the ladies

I always thought Tyler Seguin was good with the girls for two very big reasons: He’s an attractive young man He plays professional hockey and chicks dig professional hockey players. This is a known fact I think I might have been wrong over these past few years. No, Tyler Seguin must be a hit with a ladies because of that adorable friggen puppy. Look a that thing! With it’s...

Taylor Hall inks multi-year extension with Edmonton Oilers

On Wednesday, the Edmonton Oilers organization announced the signing of 2010 first overall pick Taylor Hall to a seven-year , $42 million contract extension. You have to have complete belief in the player, and our organization obviously does," Oilers general manager Steve Tambellini said. "He just brings such a complete level to our organization. He grabs the...

What will Seguin get?

Today, the Edmonton Oilers re-signed one of their up and coming stars Taylor Hall to a restricted free agent deal - Hall just finished his second season in the NHL. The Oilers decided not to wait as they have Hall locked up for the next eight seasons - Hall signed a seven year extension worth 42 Million dollars. The line on Taylor Hall reads (126 games 49 goals, 46 assists —...

Richard Cloutier: Hall of a Contract. Now Time for the Eberle

Quote from yesterday's rumor blog: "Taylor Hall will get a 7 year deal at $6mil per". Quote from Oilers today: "Taylor Hall signs a seven year contract extension worth $6mil per." Ain't I a genius? Wait, don't answer that. Hey, I rarely get stuff 100% right, so allow me to have a moment. Okay, I'm done. Thanks for that. Now time for the...

Taylor Hall With A Seven Year Extension

GM Steve Tambellini announces the #Oilers have agreed to terms with forward Taylor Hall on a new seven-year contract extension— Edmonton Oilers (@NHL_Oilers) August 22, 2012 added 1:30pm, Taylor Hall’s agent Paul Krepelka has concluded negotiations with EDM on a 7-year extension that will pay Hall $6M per year.— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) August 22, 2012

Report: Edmonton Oilers Extend Taylor Hall

Reports on Wednesday are that the Edmonton Oilers have agreed on a seven-year, $42M extension ($6M cap hit) with former top overall pick Taylor Hall. In two NHL seasons, Hall has already missed 38 games because of injury. He has … Continue reading →

HockeyBuzz Wire: Hall Signs 7 Year Extension

--Oilers Team Website: GM Steve Tambellini announces the Oilers have agreed to terms with forward Taylor Hall on a new seven-year contract extension with an average annual value (AAV) of $6 million.

Richard Cloutier: Oilers Rumors!

Follow me on Twitter if you don't already: @rdcloutier Here's a number of things I've been hearing and/or reading over the last couple of days. Call these rumors if you wish. That's what I'm calling them: Rumors. Why? Because I'm the Oilers rumor guy. If there's a rumor to be found, to be heard, to be invented...I'm your man. Hall Be Back - Rumors...
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