Found July 05, 2013 on Fox Sports:
A person familiar with negotiations has confirmed the Phoenix Coyotes have agreed to sign free-agent forward Mike Ribeiro to a four-year, $22 million contract. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity on Friday because the team has not announced the deal. first reported the agreement earlier in the day. Ribeiro was one of the top players available once the league's free-agency period opened on Friday. He's a 14-year NHL veteran, who spent last season with the Washington Capitals. Ribeiro has topped 50 points in a season eight times, and finished with 49 points (13 goals, 36 assists) in 48 games last year. The Coyotes did announce they've signed free agent goalie Thomas Greiss to a one-year contract. Greiss spent parts of the past four seasons with San Jose.

Mike Ribeiro Headed To Phoenix

“@DarrenDreger: Ribeiro to Phx is done.” — Stéphanie (@StephBourgie) July 5, 2013 added 12:43pm, 4 year / 22 M$ for Mike Ribeiro with Coyotes. #JA2013 — Renaud Lavoie (@RenLavoieRDS) July 5, 2013 Ribeiro's salary by year with PHX: $4.5M, $5.5M, $6M and $6M. — Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) July 5, 2013

Coyotes Add Ribeiro, Greiss; Keep Chipchura, Stone by   Jack Weber

The Phoenix Coyotes made the biggest splash of the day to this point, signing Mike Ribeiro to a four-year contract worth $22 million, carrying a cap hit of $5.5 million. The left-handed shooting centre from Montreal, Quebec is listed at 6’0″, 177 lbs and turned 33 years old back in February. He is a 13-year NHL veteran who was a [...]

Drama over Ovechkin's All-Star nods

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Detroit Red Wings Rumors: Stephen Weiss, Mike Ribeiro and Matt Cullen Drawing Early Interest

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Coyotes Keep Summers by   Jack Weber

The Phoenix Coyotes’ busy day continued, as they re-signed defenseman Chris Summers to a one-year contract. Financial terms of the deal have not yet been disclosed. Summers was a first-round pick of the Coyotes back in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft, 29th overall. However, despite being a first rounder seven years ago, the left-handed shooting native of Ann Arbor, Michigan [...]

Coyotes make splash on first day of free agency

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Kings Sign Jeff Schultz

Jeff Schultz to LAK, one year, $700K. — Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) July 5, 2013

Edmonton Signings

Boyd Gordon has a three-year deal with EDM and Jason LaBarbera to EDM with a one year deal. — Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) July 5, 2013

Coyotes Re-Sign Korpikoski by   Jack Weber

Right before the market opened to everyone, the Phoenix Coyotes kept one of their own players off of it, signing Lauri Korpikoski to a four-year contract worth $10 million, carrying a cap hit of $2.5 million. A first-round pick of the New York Rangers in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft (19th overall), the 27-year-old native of Turku, Finland is a [...]

Hendricks signed to a four-year deal with Preds

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David Kolomatis Signs With Washington Capitals by   Steven Ellis

The Washington Capitals have signed defenseman David Kolomatis to a one-year, two-way contract. Kolomatis was selected by the Los Angeles Kings in the 5th round (126th overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. He recorded 28 points and 18 penalty minutes in 46 games last season with the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League. The season before Kolomatis skated in 58 games...

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