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NICK LEDDY RUMORS & GOSSIP

What Signing Boychuk Can Hold For The Islanders’ Future

On February 24th, Nick Leddy signed a contract extension with the New York Islanders through 2022. With this signing, Garth Snow has solidified a role for Leddy as a top defenseman on the New York Islanders. Once Snow got the pen to paper, the question quickly became when are the Islanders going to sign his defensive partner, Johnny Boychuk? When asked in an interview with Stan Fischler...
Via Islanders Insight
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Leddy agrees to seven-year extension

The New York Islanders have signed Nick Leddy to a seven-year, $38.5 million contract extension.   I know a few Chicago Blackhawks fans who would have loved to keep Nick Leddy in the fold as part of the Blackhawks core. However, Chicago’s management group anticipated a big-payday on the horizon for Leddy a good young defenseman and they were not wrong. Today, the New York Islanders...
Via Hockey Fan Land
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders, Defenseman Nick Leddy Agree To 7-Year Contract Worth $38.5 Million

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — The New York Islanders have agreed to terms with Nick Leddy on a seven-year contract, keeping the 23-year-old defenseman away from restricted free agency. Leddy, acquired on the eve of this season from the Chicago Blackhawks, agreed to the deal on Tuesday, six days before the NHL trade deadline. The contract is worth $38.5 million and will run through the 2021...
Via NESN.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders, defenseman Leddy agree to 7-year, $38.5 million deal

  The New York Islanders have agreed to terms with Nick Leddy on a seven-year contract, keeping the 23-year-old defenseman away from restricted free agency. Leddy, acquired on the eve of this season from the Chicago Blackhawks, agreed to the deal on Tuesday, six days before the NHL trade deadline. The contract is worth $38.5 million and will run through the 2021-22 season. He is...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders and defenseman Nick Leddy agree to 7-year deal

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) The New York Islanders have agreed to terms with Nick Leddy on a seven-year contract, keeping the 23-year-old defenseman away from restricted free agency. Leddy, acquired on the eve of this season from the Chicago Blackhawks, agreed to the deal on Tuesday, six days before the NHL trade deadline. The contract is worth $38.5 million and will run through the 2021...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Leddy’s New Deal Shows Why He Had To Be Moved

Nick Leddy was a good, young, defenseman for the Chicago Blackhawks. Unfortunately we live in the age of the salary cap and the Blackhawks moved the defenseman before the 2014-15 season started. A lot of Blackhawks fans were upset with the deal when it was made, but if you look at the new contract Leddy signed today, it’s clear that the cap-strapped Hawks couldn’t have made that...
Via Sports Mockery
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Leddy helps Islanders snap red-hot Predators' winning streak

  Nick Leddy had a goal and two assists, Jaroslav Halak tied the team record for wins in a season, and the New York Islanders cooled off the NHL-leading Nashville Predators with a 5-2 win on Thursday night. Brian Strait, John Tavares and Johnny Boychuk scored in the first for the Islanders, who snapped Nashville's six-game winning streak with their sixth victory in seven games....
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks Possibly Shopping Leddy As Package Deal

  It seems that the Chicago Blackhawks are certainly shopping Nick Leddy to teams in an effort to get under the $69.0 million NHL Salary cap (checkout capgeek.com for exact figures). Now however, TSN’s Bob McKenzie is reporting the Hawks might be telling teams they must also take Kris Versteeg in any deal involving Leddy, as mentioned here: Per @TSNBobMcKenzie, the #Blackhawks...
Via Sports Mockery
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Leddy in the Clear?

As most people know by now, someone from the Chicago Blackhawks has to get moved and according to Nick Leddy’s agent, it won’t be Leddy. The Blackhawks are currently $2.2 Million over the salary cap, and they need to find a way to shed that extra cash before the season begins on October 9th in Dallas. Leddy’s agent Neil Sheehy spoke to ESPN’s Scott Powers, and he is confident...
Via Sports Mockery
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Leddy Needs to Step Up for Blackhawks

In his fourth year for the Blackhawks, Nick Leddy continued to be a solid source of offense from the blue line. He scored 31 points through 82 games, placing third among Chicago defensemen.  Leddy also tied with Seabrook for most goals from the blue line. One of Leddy’s greatest assets, however, is his ability to start a breakout with his speed. Leddy unquestionably has great...
Via TopSportsReport
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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