via Josh Yohe tweet, The New York Rangers give Arron Asham two years, $2 million.
via Bob McKenzie tweet, 2 x $1.1M for Tanner Glass with PIT. Done deal.
Per TSN’s Aaron Ward:
Matt Carkner to the Isles #TSN. Details to follow.
Matt Carkner 3 yrs to Isles. #TSN
from Arthur Staple tweet, #isles sign Brad Boyes to 1-year, $1 million deal.
Per TSN’s Gord Miller, the San Jose Sharks have signed Adam Burish:
Burish gets 4 years from San Jose at approximately 1.8 per year.
From MLive’s Ansar Khan, the Red Wings are pitching their deals to Zach Parise and Ryan Suter:
The Detroit Red Wings have submitted an offer to the agent for forward Zach Parise and hope to hear back tonight or Monday on whether they are in the mix. The Red Wings, with a contingent that included owner Mike Ilitch, general manager Ken Holland and coach Mike Babcock, originally...
Finally, per the Windsor Star’s Bob Duff:
#redwings also confirm they have signed F Damien Brunner to one-year, 2-way, entry level deal.
via Aaron Ward tweet, Ray Whitney agreed to terms w/ Dallas Stars at $9 million over 2 years. It is $4 million salary and $500000 in bonuses each year
via Colby Armstrong tweet, I am so happy to have just agreed to a one year deal with Montreal. So pumped. My fav childhood team. Can’t wait
via Pierre LeBrun tweet, (Pending physical) $1.2 million plus bonuses for Latendresse in Ottawa
via Darren Dreger tweet, 3 years x $1.9 mil per for Torrey Mitchell in Minnesota.
via Darren Dreger tweet, Konopka agrees to 2 year contract with Minnesota Wild.
via Carolina Hurricanes tweets, Canes agree to terms w defenseman Joe Corvo on a one-year contract.
Canes agree to terms w goaltender Justin Peters on a two-year contract.
from a Colorado Avalanche tweet, The #Avs have come to terms with UFAs John Mitchell (formerly NYR) and Matt Carkner (formerly OTT). Official
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed forward Benoit Pouliot to a one-year, one-way contract, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. Pouliot was acquired from the Boston Bruins in exchange for forward Michel Ouellet and their fifth round selection in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft on June 23.
Pouliot, 25, played in 74 games with the Boston Bruins...
via Bob McKenzie tweet, David Moss has agreed to terms on a two year deal with PHX.
Per Sportsnet’s Mark Spector:
Our @maydayhockey says G Jonas Gustavsson has signed with Detroit.
Sportsnet is reporting 2 years, $1.5 million per season.
Update: the Windsor Star’s Bob Duff confirms.
Former Leafs G Jonas Gustavsson signs 2 year deal with #redwings.
As free agency is just beginning today we wonder where the players on the 2012 All UFA Team might wind up. We also wonder how good they might be as a group. To get an idea let`s look at the 2011 team and see how well they did last year.
Last year the consensus was that there were few game breakers led by Brad Richards and Tomas Vokoun but that isn`t exactly how it turned out...
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Per the Sun-Sentinel’s Harvey Filakov, the Panthers are finalizing the paperwork on a 2-year contract extension for Scott Clemensen
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via Darren Dreger tweet, Ryan Smyth agrees to 2 year deal with Oilers. $2.25 per year.
via Jim Rutherford tweet, I’m very pleased we’ll be announcing shortly that Jordan Staal has committed to make his home in Carolina for a long time.
via Bob McKenzie tweet, Jordan Staal agrees to terms with CAR. 10 years, $60M. Done
As Paul already posted, the Red Wings have indeed sent a parcel of front office personnel to Toronto to make their offer to Zach Parise (can the Wings afford what Nick Kypreos reports is a demand for a $12 million signing bonus from Parise’s representatives? Yep), and this news from the Detroit News’s Ted Kulfan shouldn’t surprise you, either:
Not a shocker and totally expected…...
Paul here for George who should appear soon, but wanted to post this for you…
via Pierre LeBrun tweet, Red Wings have a delegation headed to Newport offices in Mississauga in pitch for Parise