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ANTON VOLCHENKOV RUMORS

Predators News: Nashville signs Anton Volchenkov

Jonathan Brazeau fills us in on the latest with Anton Volchenkov, who joins the infamous club of players drawing paychecks from two teams at a time.By Lisa Gansky via Wikimedia CommonsVolchenkov, who was bought out by New Jersey by way of their second and final compliance buyout, has signed a one-year deal worth $1M with the Nashville Predators according to Jonathan Brazeau.The 32...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Preds add blueline depth, sign Anton Volchenkov

The Nashville Predators have added a veteran presence to their young blueline today. General Manager David Poile has signed free agent defenseman Anton Volchenkov to a one-year deal worth $1 million. The 32 year-old Russian doesn’t impact the scoresheet very often but he is a solid stay-at-home defenseman. Immediate reaction has him as the safety net of the second pairing with...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Instant Reaction: Anton Volchenkov signed to one-year deal

Nashville found the veteran defenseman they were looking for on the free agent market, plucking Anton Volchenkov out of the pile to a one-year, $1 million deal Volchenkov’s been around for a bit, now going into his 12th season in the NHL. Spending seven years with Ottawa and his previous four with New Jersey before being bought out, Volchenkov is the servicable veteran presence...
Via The Predatorial
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Anton Volchenkov Signs With Nashville

Nashville, Tenn. – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has signed free-agent defenseman Anton Volchenkov to a one-year, $1 million contract. “Anton provides a strong veteran presence that will complement our young, talented defensive corps nicely,” Poile said. “He is a physical, left-handed shooting...
Via Kukla's Korner
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Devils place Volchenkov on injured reserve; Merrill returned to Albany

The Devils placed defenseman Anton Volchenkov on injured reserve today with a leg muscle pull. Volchenkov was injured in the first period of the Devils’ 3-2 victory over the Rangers last Tuesday. Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello said today that Volchenkov has not skated since he was injured. Volchenkov did not travel with the team this afternoon to Anaheim, where the Devils...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Volchenkov suspended for 4 games

New Jersey Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov was suspended for four games by the NHL for elbowing Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand in the head. The league announced the suspension Thursday, roughly 12 hours after the second-period hit left Marchand wobbly in the Bruins' 5-4 win at the Prudential Center. He did not return. Volchenkov, who had a hearing with the league via...
Via AP on Fox
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Devils D Anton Volchenkov suspended for 4 games

New Jersey Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov has been suspended for four games by the NHL for elbowing Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand in the head. The league announced the suspension Thursday, roughly 12 hours after the second-period hit left Marchand wobbly in the Bruins' 5-4 win at the Prudential Center. He did not return. Volchenkov, who had a hearing with the league...
Via AP on Fox
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Video- Anton Volchenkov Elbow On Brad Marchand

Volchenkov received 5 for elbowing, a 10 and game misconduct.  
Via Kukla's Korner
April 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Todd Cordell: Report: Anton Volchenkov Fractures Ankle in KHL

New Jersey Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov won't be able to suit up for the Devils if the NHL season begins in early November, according to Tom Gulitti. Volchenkov fractured his ankle in a KHL game while playing for Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod and is expected to miss the next four-to-six weeks. If the NHL resumes in early November, which seems unlikely but is still possible...
Via HockeyBuzz
October 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Devils place D Volchenkov on IR

The New Jersey Devils have placed veteran defenseman Anton Volchenkov on injured reserve with a leg injury.The 29-year-old hasn't played since suffering the injury Dec. 31 against the Pittsburgh Penguins. The move was made retroactive to that day.Volchenkov has five assists in 34 games in his second season with the Devils.New Jersey recalled forward Nick Palmeiri from its American...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 07, 2012  |  Discuss
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