Found July 05, 2013 on Frozen Notes:
The Blues have signed Keith Aucoin to a one-year, $625,000 contract. The 34-year-old center joins the Blues after spending the 2012-13 season skating with the New York Islanders. Aucoin has been in the NHL since 2005-06, spending time with the Carolina Hurricanes, Washington Capitals and the previously mentioned Islanders.  Aucoin isn't the flashiest signing on the first day of free agency, but he's a nice addition for the Blues. He helps bolster a weak area of the St. Louis lineup (down the middle) and is capable of chipping in offensively. He contributed 12 points in 41 games with the Islanders last season. He's not explosive, but he brings a strong work ethic to the table.  Despite his age, Aucoin doesn't have as much NHL experience as you might expect. He has skated in 143 career games, 41 of which came in 2012-13. His role in the NHL has been extremely limited. Between 2008-09 and 2011-12, Aucoin appeared in just 49 games over the four year period.  ...

St. Louis Blues Sign Keith Aucoin 1 year 625K by   Randall Ritchey

The St. Louis Blues have signed center Keith Aucoin to a one year, 625K contract. Aucoin played last year with the New York Islanders and posted six goals and six assists in 41 games last season. This has to be a depth signing and Aucoin will be spending most of the season in the American Hockey League. Aucoin isn’t an [...]

Blues make offensive moves, ink four forwards

ST. LOUIS - The Blues made numerous offensive moves on Friday afternoon, announcing deals with four new forwards. Keith Aucoin signed a one-year deal, Mark Mancari and Alexandre Bolduc each drew one-year, two-way contracts while Maxim Lapierre landed a two-year commitment. Aucoin, 34, dressed in 41 games with the New York Islanders last season posting 12 points including six goals...

Islanders re-sign G Nabokov to 1-year contract

The New York Islanders have agreed to re-sign goalie Evgeni Nabokov, and have added two more players in the first hour of the NHL's free-agency period. The team announced Friday that it had also agreed to sign forwards Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Peter Regin to one-year deals. Nabokov was the key move for the Islanders. The 37-year-old had a 23-11-7 record and three shutouts in...

New York Islanders Sign Travis Hamonic to 7 Year Deal by   Bill Sunshine

Follow @BBSuns // Per Arthur Staple, Travis Hamonic and the New York Islanders have agreed on a 7 year deal worth $27 million dollars ($3.8 per year). Hamonic 7-year deal worth $27 million total. #Isles — Arthur Staple (@StapeNewsday) July 5, 2013 Here are Hamonic’s career stats courtesy of More Hamonic: “There’s all sorts of talk out there, but [...]

Nabokov Staying With The Islanders

#Isles have re-signed G Evgeni Nabokov to a 1-year, $3.25 million deal. — Arthur Staple (@StapeNewsday) July 5, 2013

Evgeni Nabokov Re-Signs with New York Islanders by   Bill Sunshine

Follow @BBSuns // As per Arthur Staple, the New York Islanders, after having lost out on the Ray Emery sweeps, have re-signed goaltender Evgeni Nabokov to a 1 year, $3.25 million dollar deal. #Isles have re-signed G Evgeni Nabokov to a 1-year, $3.25 million deal. — Arthur Staple (@StapeNewsday) July 5, 2013 Here are Nabakov’s career stats courtesy of [...]

St. Louis Blues trade Kris Russell, agree to a one-year deal with Keith Aucoin

As the NHL Free Agency period officially got underway today, the Blues have made some noise. The Calgary Flames have acquired former Blues defenseman Kris Russell in exchange for a fifth-round draft pick in 2014. Right after the trade to Calgary, the Blues and former New York Islanders center Keith Aucoin had agreed to a one-year deal worth $625K. Aucoin, 34, played in 41 games last...

Hamonic Staying With The Islanders

Travis Hamonic 7 years with New York Islanders at 27M total #TSN — Aaron Ward (@aaronward_nhl) July 5, 2013

Bouchard Heading To Long Island

PM Bouchard 1 yr @2 M to New York Islanders #TSN — Aaron Ward (@aaronward_nhl) July 5, 2013

Blues sign Lapierre to 2-year deal

The St. Louis Blues signed free agent forward Maxim Lapierre to a two-year contract and gave forward Keith Aucoin a one-year deal. The 28-year-old Lapierre had four goals and six assists in 48 games with Vancouver, and appeared in four playoff games. The 34-year-old Aucoin had six goals and six assists in 41 games with the Islanders. St. Louis also signed forwards Mark Mancari...
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