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Avs News: Sakic spends $11.2M on Brad Stuart, Cody McCleod

I wonder what it's like overpaying by $11.1M.#480672403 / gettyimages.comThe Colorado Avalanche announced yesterday that they've re-signed veterans Brad Stuart and Cody McLeod, both seemingly locking both players up through the end of their careers."Cody has been an Avalanche his entire career," said Avs Exec VP/GM Joe Sakic. "He brings grit, energy and passion...
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McLeod, Stuart sign contract extensions

DENVER (AP) The Colorado Avalanche signed forward Cody McLeod and defenseman Brad Stuart to contact extensions Monday. McLeod's new deal runs through the 2017-18 season, while Stuart's agreement is through 2016-17. The 30-year-old McLeod has 978 career penalty minutes, which are the most in Avalanche history. Colorado General Manager Joe Sakic said McLeod ''brings...
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Avs sign McLeod and Stuart to extensions

The Colorado Avalanche signed winger Cody McLeod and freshly acquired defenseman Brad Stuart to contract extensions on Monday. Both were set to become unrestricted free agents after the season. BREAKING: #Avs have signed Cody McLeod to a 3-year contract extension and Brad Stuart to a 2-year contract extension. — Colorado Avalanche (@Avalanche) September...
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Avalanche sign Brad Stuart, Cody McLeod to multi-year extensions

Defenseman Brad Stuart hasn't played a regular-season game yet for the Colorado Avalanche, but that didn't stop them from signing him to a two-year extension that will keep him with the team through the 2016-17 season. The 14-year veteran's new deal is worth $7.2 million according to TSN's Darren Dreger, which means his cap hit matches that of his current deal which...
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Morning Line

Brad Stuart must have had a great offseason and a great training camp. Kings targeted him in the playoffs and it wasn't pretty. — Cörey Masisak (@cmasisak22) September 29, 2014 In case you missed it earlier today, the Avs re-signed Stuart.
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Brad Stuart Signs A Two-Year Extension With The Avs

Brad Stuart signs 2 year extension with Colorado. 2 yrs at $3.6AAV for a total of $7.2M — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) September 29, 2014
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Brad Stuart Could Be A Big Hit In Denver

from Mike Chambers of the Denver Post, Like Avs players, Avs fans will soon appreciate having Stuart on their side. If nothing else, pay attention to Stuart's skating — his smooth, seemingly effortless stride gets him in position to make plays as well as anyone in the NHL. "He's a really steady influence," said Erik Johnson, who is playing with Stuart...
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Avalanche trades for defenseman Brad Stuart

The Colorado Avalanche announced today that the organization made a trade for San Jose Sharks defenseman Brad Stuart. According to the Avalanche, the club has elected to give up two draft picks–a second rounder in 2016 and a sixth rounder in 2017–in return for the 34-year-old defenseman. “The acquisition of Brad helps strengthen our blue line,” said Avalanche executive vice...
Via Mile High Sports
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Wings trade Stuart's rights to Sharks

Brad Stuart gets to be with his family. The Red Wings on Sunday traded Stuart's rights to the San Jose Sharks, the team that originally drafted him in 1998. In exchange, the Wings get a conditional seventh-round pick and forward Andrew Murray. Both Stuart and Murray are set to become unrestricted free agents on July 1. Stuart, who played five seasons for the Wings after being...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
June 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Red Wings’ players, coach know that Brad Stuart’s skates are out the door

Amidst the biggest “storylines” from the Red Wings’ locker room clean-out day, in terms of cringe-worthiness, anyway, Danny Cleary’s knee issues (the Detroit News’s Ted Kulfan adds to the conversation in a blog entry this afternoon) earned some serious sympathy pains… But the Red Wings’ player who seemed to be suffering the most discomfort, however, was and is defenseman...
Via Kukla's Korner
April 25, 2012  |  1 Comment
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