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Panthers agree to 1-year, 2-way deals with Brett Olson, Greg Zanon

SUNRISE, Fla. -- Florida Panthers Executive Vice President and General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has agreed to terms with C Brett Olson and D Greg Zanon on one-year, two-way contracts. Olson, 27, has appeared in 145 career American Hockey League games for Abbotsford (2012-2014) recording 62 points (25-37-62) and 69 PIM. During the 2013-2014 season, Olson registered...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Statistical Profile: Greg Zanon

Greg Zanon was the Avs second* move in the 2012 free agency day, but he's going to be the first guy I profile. (*Matt Carkner excepted)Let's start with some basics and work our way into the advanced stuff. Zanon's a difficult one to profile, since he was on two teams, sites like  don't do as well with players who played for 2 teams. Zanon's career...
Via JibbleScribbits
July 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Greg Zanon Was Solid in Brief Boston Stint, But Numbers Game May Make Longer Stay Difficult

Editor's Note: The Bruins are facing a longer offseason than they had hoped after their title defense was ended early with a first-round loss to Washington. The extra time could come in handy though, as the Bruins have plenty of decisions to make this summer. At the top of that list is what they will do with the many pending free agents on their roster. Each day over the next...
May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

62. New Jersey Devils at Boston Bruins. SON OF THE DEVIL, KNEEL BEFORE ZANON!

Is it wrong of me that I want Greg Zanon to step out onto the ice, grab Patrick Elias by the helmet, rip his head off and then scream into the air? If it is wrong, I don't want to be right. Look, Greg Zanon is ******* terrifying, especially if you compare him with Steve Kampfer. Kampfer is like a little kitten and trading him for Zanon is like throwing that little kitten towards...
Via Days of Y'Orr
March 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Greg Zanon Was Already Rooting Against Canucks Even Before British Columbia Native Came to Bruins

WILMINGTON, Mass. -- For most British Columbia natives, being traded to the Bruins the year after Boston beat Vancouver in the Stanley Cup Final could be a little awkward. But for newly-acquired Bruins defenseman Greg Zanon, there are no worries about divided loyalties in what has become one of hockey's most heated rivalries after that contentious Cup clash. After three season...
February 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Greg Zanon Hopes to Find Success with Bruins, Even If He Can't Find His Way Around Boston

WILMINGTON, Mass. -- Greg Zanon knows his way around the defensive zone. Finding his way in a new city is another matter. The physical blueliner arrived in Boston on Tuesday after being acquired from Minnesota just before Monday's trade deadline, but a stroll through the North End's winding streets nearly had the Bruins needing to search for another defenseman. "I was...
February 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Wild trade Schultz, Zanon in deadline deals

ST. PAUL, Minn. The Minnesota Wild transformed their defensive unit before Monday's NHL trade deadline and the intent was clear the league's 29th ranked offense is going to get a boost from the back end. In three separate trades since Friday, Minnesota general manager Chuck Fletcher moved three defensive players who had played a total of 1,186 games in a Wild sweater....
Via Fox Sports North
February 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Wild send vet Zanon for prospect Kampfer in D swap

The Minnesota Wild have traded defenseman Greg Zanon to the Boston Bruins for defenseman Steve Kampfer. The deal was done Monday right before the NHL's trading deadline. Zanon was the third Wild defenseman dealt in the last four days. Marek Zidlicky went to New Jersey and Nick Schultz was sent to Edmonton. The 31-year-old Zanon will be an unrestricted free agent this summer...
Via AP on Fox
February 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Greg Zanon Not Afraid to Play Physical, Should Add Grit and Depth to Bruins' Blue Line (Video)

The Bruins didn't make any big splashes as the NHL trade deadline came and went on Monday afternoon, but they did add some depth for the stretch run. Among the trio of players the Bruins picked up was defenseman Greg Zanon from the Minnesota Wild in exchange for Steven Kampfer. The 5-foot-11 blue liner doesn't put up sparking offensive numbers by any stretch of the imagination...
February 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Wild defenseman Zanon is placed on IR

SAINT PAUL, Minn. The Minnesota Wild on Saturday placed defenseman Greg Zanon on injured reserve and recalled defenseman Nate Prosser from the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League. Zanon, 31, has a groin injury and had played in seven games this season, the last being the Wild's win against Edmonton on Oct. 20. He has scored one goal this season, Oct. 15 against the...
Via Fox Sports North
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss
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