Last Tuesday, as he was about to begin a conference call with media to discuss what had been a busy and productive day for the Dallas Stars on the opening day of NHL free agency, Stars general manager Jim Nill said almost as an aside that the club's final move of the day was that they had signed veteran winger Patrick Eaves to a one-year deal.
Eaves, 30, had of course spent the...
It was a very busy day for the Dallas Stars that just would not seem to be dormant. Their next move was signing depth winger Patrick Eaves to a 1-year, $650,000 deal. Eaves, 30, was traded to the Nashville Predators during the season by the Detroit Red Wings. During his time in Nashville, Eaves played just 5 games without recording [...]
This goes in TMR because Patrick Eaves was a good soldier and I'm glad he's found a home:
Nill just announced Dallas signed Patrick Eaves to a one-year deal.
— Mike Halford (@HalfordPHT) July 1, 2014
Detroit Red Wings forward Patrick Eaves left the Winter Classic in the first period after being cross-checked up high by Toronto's Joffrey Lupul.
Eaves crumpled to the ice Wednesday and eventually made his way back to the locker room. He's had concussion problems in his career and also broke his jaw in November 2011. This injury was announced as an upper-body injury, and...
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January 01, 2014
This isn't all that surprising given how many teams are close to the cap. Patrick Eaves wasn't claimed on waivers, so the Red Wings have assigned him to Grand Rapids:
Eaves (Det) & Mills (Chi) clear waivers. #stlblues place Porter on waivers.
— Tim Wharnsby (@WharnsbyCBC) November 15, 2013
Eaves has cleared waivers and was assigned to Grand Rapids...
The CBC's Elliotte Friedman reports that the Red Wings are waiving Patrick Eaves, and it's hard to imagine that he won't be picked up with an an at-least-not-terrible-to-snag $1.2 million salary...
Mills (CHI) and Eaves (DET) on waivers
— Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) November 14, 2013
Does Eaves being waived pave the way for Gustav Nyquist's recall...
TROY, Mich. -- The NHL and the Red Wings may be ready to play soon, but Patrick Eaves will likely not be ready.
Eaves, 28, has not played in a game since taking a slap shot to the side of the head on Nov. 26, 2011. Nashville Predators defenseman Roman Josi's shot broke Eaves' jaw but also gave him a severe concussion.
Eaves' jaw has long since healed but he still is...
Not super news from MLive's Ansar Khan, who spoke to the Red Wings' players after they skated in Troy today:
Patrick Eaves skated, said he has good days and bad days. The headaches are fewer and further apart, but not certain to be ready for camp.
— Ansar Khan (@AnsarKhanMLive) September 4, 2012
Also: Continue reading "Khan Tweets from...
Detroit Red Wings forward Patrick Eaves is scheduled to have surgery on his broken jaw Monday and is expected to be out six to eight weeks.
Eaves was taken off the ice on a stretcher late in Saturday night's game against Nashville after he was struck near the right ear by Roman Josi's slap shot.
He was conscious and lifted himself onto the cart before leaving Joe Louis...
Via AP on Fox
November 27, 2011
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DETROIT -- The Red Wings have had some really bad luck with blocked shots this season.
On Saturday night, it was Patrick Eaves' turn. With the Nashville Predators on a power play and trailing 4-1 late in the third period, rookie defenseman Roman Josi took a shot from the blue line.
The puck rose and appeared to hit Eaves squarely in his right ear. Eaves immediately fell to...