Found July 01, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
from Craig Custance tweet, Eric Boulton signs one-year deal with the Islanders, excited about the opportunity: “It’s a promising young team.”

It Will Be A Sad Day For New Jersey If Brodeur Leaves

from Larry Brooks of the NY Post, There will be no sad songs sung for Martin Brodeur if ownership’s perilous state makes it necessary for the franchise goaltender to leave his franchise behind. He will make millions elsewhere, everyone understands that. Still, if the 40-year-old career Devil does leave New Jersey, then Jeff Vanderbeek and his obviously underfinanced ownership...

NHL free-agent frenzy

NHL frenzy is about to begin as the free-agent market is set to open today at noon ET.  There are several big names that could find new homes. The salary cap is set for $70.2 million. New Jersey Devils captain Zach Parise and Nashville Predators defenseman Ryan Suter are the top names appearing to be ready to listen to offers, but a new player has jumped into the mix after New...

Devils maintain status quo in goal, sign Brodeur, Hedberg

Martin Brodeur, upon signing a new two-year deal to return to the New Jersey goal, said he was in touch with team captain Zach Parise during the opening of the free agency period. "The Devils are right in there with him," the goalies said. "He's really weighing his options. Hopefully he'll make the right decision. By no means is he thinking about not coming...

Parise And Sutter Are Holding Up The Free Agency

The second day of the NHL's free agency is coming to a close and the big fish are still on the market. Both Zach Parise and Ryan Suter, this year's biggest names, have yet to sign new contracts, but have narrowed their possibilities.This prolonged wait is frustrating many, and Parise and Sutter are not making any indications as to making a decision soon.Earlier today Parise...

Free Agent "Frenzy" Day 2

Twitter was about to explode around 4:30 on Monday afternoon with the imminent news of a statement by Zach Parise in several minutes. Parise waited until roughly 5:00 PM eastern time to announce that, there would essentially be no announcement, as noted by TSN's Mark Masters. Masters went on to report that Parise did not free pressure to make a choice and that he is still deciding...

Martin Brodeur re-signs with New Jersey Devils for two more seasons

Breathe easy, Devils and hockey fans. All is right with the world this Monday morning, as we awoke to the news that Martin Brodeur will remain a New Jersey Devil. Brodeur, who tested free agency for all of a day, managed to use that as a bit of a negotiating point with the Devils. Two years at $4.5 million per is a bit of a pay decrease for the 40 year old netminder, but pay and...

Report- Brodeur Remaining With The Devils

Martin Brodeur is staying with the Devils. 2 years / 9 millions. Great news for the Devils fans and that franchise.— Renaud P Lavoie (@RenLavoieRDS) July 2, 2012

Free Agent Frenzy: Plenty of Value Aside From Parise

Two days of free agent frenzy have now passed with the two biggest fish in the pond – Zach Parise and Ryan Suter – remaining uncaught. All 30 NHL teams would prefer that Parise and Suter decide sooner rather than later, so that they can concentrate on Plan B options (and C and D, if needed). Since all the dominoes haven’t fallen, these fantasy projections should be considered...

Zach Parise Still Undecided

via David Shoalts tweet, Parise says he will return home tomorrow and discuss things with his family. Would not say which teams in contention but Devils still in mix

Islanders Free Agency Day One Recap

By Christian Arnold (@CA_NYHockey) At the NHL draft, the Islanders made moves to bolster their defensive corps in the long term, and on Monday they made moves to address the needs they have in the short term. Isles GM Garth Snow went out and signed forwards Brad Boyes and Eric Boulton, and defenseman Matt Carkner. Below is a brief overview of the three new guys and notes on some...

Destinations For Parise And Suter

from Pierre LeBrun of ESPN, The offers were numerous for Zach Parise and Ryan Suter on Sunday, so it should surprise no one that they needed at least a day to collect their thoughts. Parise got offers from the likes of Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Detroit, Minnesota, Los Angeles, Carolina and Dallas among other teams, while keeping the dialogue open with New Jersey. By the end of...

Enjoy Your Stress-Free Sunday

Here. Start with this…. @TSNBobMcKenzie NJD GM Lou Lamoriello was in TOR last night to meet with Zach Parise, who will decide within the hour if he is going to UFA at noon ET. More in a minute, but nothing earth shattering.  So, don’t get all excited.

Zach Parise, Ryan Suter in No Rush As NHL Free Agency Gets Off to Underwhelming Start

In less than six hours after the opening of the free agency period on Sunday, 50 players around the NHL had landed new deals. Yet the first day of free agency still couldn't shake the feeling of being colossally underwhelming. There was activity, sure, but none of the marquee names are on the move, yet. That may be largely because there aren't many marquee names on the market...
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