Found September 13, 2013 on HockeyBuzz:
PLAYERS: Ron Hainsey
TEAMS: Winnipeg Jets
As a known player who spent most of his career in our division, Ron Hainsey is a bit easier to evaluate and understand in terms of skill set and role potential. Everyone is doing all kinds of research to gain a better feel for what he brings to the Canes blue line. Shutdown line took a decent dive into some of the advanced stats. You can find that HERE. I like advanced stats as much as the nex...

Hainsey Signs With Carolina

Ron Hainsey gets 1yr / $2M from the Hurricanes. #TSN — Aaron Ward (@aaronward_nhl) September 12, 2013 added 3:29pm, RALEIGH, NC – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with defenseman Ron Hainsey on a one-year contract. The deal will pay Hainsey $2 million...

Is Mark Scheifele a Calder Trophy candidate?

Winnipeg- Spet 13 2013 Peter Tessier If you don't believe the that Mark Scheifele is not at least in the pre-season, late summer patio talk for the Calder trophy don't show your face around Winnipeg. To say that kind of talk is nonsense is far too premature as right now every rookie has a shot but in Winnipeg there seems to be a belief that Scheifele could do it. Here...

All about Ron Hainsey

In the wake of the news about Joni Pitkanen, the Hurricanes announced they signed defenseman Ron Hainsey to a one-year deal worth $2 mil. This news shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone because the Hurricanes were going to make a move for a defenseman after the Pitkanen news was released and Hainsey was one of the best players left on the market. It's hard to call him a...

Matt Karash: Ron Hainsey signed - 1 year / $2 million

With the breaking news, my first blog that posted the "opening night lineup" poll results along with my "odds of making the team" addition gets buried in the archive. You can find that HERE if you did not already see it. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- After a whirlwind week...

Ian White Hopes To Stay At Home In Winnipeg

from Melissa Martin of the Winnipeg Free Press, The off-season was a rough one, as the plunging salary cap choked the free agent market and left many battle-worn NHL journeymen hunting for work. A bunch of them still are. While that was going on, White retreated to his family's off-season home in Kenora. He tucked offers from Europe into his back pocket and waited, if...

Hurricanes Agree to Terms With Ron Hainsey by   Steven Ellis

Following the announcement that Joni Pitkanen’s slow recovery from a shattered heel bone would keep him out for the year, Ron Hainsey has signed a one year, $2 million contract. Hainsey was drafted in the first round, 13th overall by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft. A reliable defenseman, Hainsey has totaled 34 goals and 192 points in 591 career NHL games [...]

Kyle Wellwood To Zug Of The NLA by   Steven Ellis

  After no NHL team came to terms with him, Kyle Wellwood will continue his professional career overseas with Zug in Switzerland. Wellwood was drafted in the 5th round, 134th overall, by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft. He turned pro in 2003–04 when he joined Toronto’s minor league affiliate, the St. John’s Maple Leafs of the American Hockey League...

Carolina Hurricanes find solid replacement for Joni Pitkanen

Ron Hainsey will eat up some of Joni Pitkanen’s minutes for the Carolina Hurricanes. That is no small thing.With Pitkanen sidelined for the season with his career-threatening heel fracture, Hainsey’s arrival will held fill a major void. He played 47 games in Winnipeg last season and blocked 123 shots, most on the team. He isn’t a big offensive threat (no goals, 13 assists last...
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