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via Carolina Hurricanes tweets, Canes agree to terms w defenseman Joe Corvo on a one-year contract.
Canes agree to terms w goaltender Justin Peters on a two-year contract.
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For the last three seasons, the Carolina Hurricanes have wandered in the playoff wilderness.
This offseason general manager Jim Rutherford looks like hes not only trying to make sure that that doesnt happen again, but he looks like he wants to return the Hurricanes to being a serious player in the East.
Having already pulled off the trade with Pittsburgh for center Jordan Staal...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The Carolina Hurricanes have signed new center Jordan Staal to a 10-year contract extension.
The Hurricanes marked the start of the free agency period Sunday by announcing a long-term deal for the star player they acquired from Pittsburgh in a draft-day trade just over a week ago.
Staal will make 6 million per year under the deal, which begins with the 2013...
Defenseman Joe Corvo will return to the Carolina Hurricanes for the third time, signing a one-year deal with the club Sunday. The Hurricanes also re-signed goaltender Justin Peters for two years and forward Brett Sutter to a one-year contract. Corvo, 35, played in 75 games for the Boston Bruins this past season and had four goals and 21 assists and was plus-10. During his nine...
Carolina GM Jim Rutherford says Parise decision on where to sign likely coming Monday.
— Dave Molinari (@MolinariPG) July 1, 2012
A couple of things.
1. If you were signing off on where you were going to go for the prime of your career you'd probably wait a day too.
2. Interesting because Suter wasn't going to decide today either...
Justin Schultz has been introduced as an Edmonton Oiler after signing with them yesterday, and Jordan Staal and Ryan Smith are the two early signings from Free Agent Frenzy.As you probably already know, yesterday, "Schultz agreed to a two year entry-level contract with the Edmonton Oilers." - HockeyFanLand.The Oilers were also busy today as they signed fan favorite Ryan...
Jordan Staal signed a 10-year contract with Carolina on July 1
July 1 is viewed by many as the best day of the hockey year.
It’s the beginning of free agency. You know, that time when teams are awarded the Stanley Cup based on the money they’ve spent to bring in, and likely overpay, players. However, this year was much different. On a day dubbed “Free Agent Frenzy”, July...
via Jim Rutherford tweet, I’m very pleased we’ll be announcing shortly that Jordan Staal has committed to make his home in Carolina for a long time.
via Bob McKenzie tweet, Jordan Staal agrees to terms with CAR. 10 years, $60M. Done
It looks like the Staal brothers will be playing together for quite some time as the Carolina Hurricanes have inked Jordan Staal to a 10 year extension that officially kicks in at the start of the 2013-14 season. Staal will make $4.5 million in the final year of his current contract.
The Carolina Hurricanes have signed new center Jordan Staal to a
10-year contract extension.
Decent offensive defensemen can play a long time in the NHL. Sunday brought more evidence of this as veteran Joe Corvo returned to Carolina as a free agent and Filip Kuba returned to Florida.Kuba got nice money: two years for $8 million. He will turn 36 this season, but he is coming off a stellar 32-point, plus-26 campaign for Ottawa. Kuba was a great influence on young Erik Karlsson...
While the Bruins didn't make any additions on the first day of free agency and are not actively looking to make any moves, three players did officially become former Bruins on Sunday. Forward Benoit Pouliot and defenseman Joe Corvo are both headed to the Southeast Division on one-year deals, with Pouliot signing with Tampa Bay and Corvo returning to Carolina. Fellow blueliner...
According to a recent article on Yahoo! Sports by Emma Harger, the Bruins are keeping quiet during the free agent frenzy. All ready we say goodbye to Joe Corvo, Benoit Pouliot, and Greg Zanon. Although I would have liked to see Pouliot return, I am not that upset with the trade. Pouliot showed some flashes of brilliance and at other times looked like he was clueless. As for Corvo...