Canadian Press

Golden Knights land veteran centre Stastny, lose Perron

By: Canadian Press

One year ago, the Vegas Golden Knights were in the midst of forming their first team. On Sunday, they were in the middle of the free-agent market as they look to fine-tune the roster for another run at the Stanley Cup Final.

July 1, 2018

Flyers make splash, sign van Riemsdyk to $35M, 5-year deal

By: Canadian Press

A 36-goal scorer is moving closer to home and couldn't be happier about it.

July 1, 2018

Calgary Flames mine free agency for utility forwards, sign Ryan, Czarnik

By: Canadian Press

Versatile forwards were hot commodities for the Calgary Flames when unrestricted free agency opened Sunday. The team tapped into the Carolina Hurricanes pipeline again to get one.

July 1, 2018

Habs bring back Tomas Plekanec, sign Matthew Peca, Xavier Ouellet

By: Canadian Press

Tomas Plekanec got his wish to return to Montreal and is confident the Canadiens can get back into the NHL playoffs.

July 1, 2018

Canucks add grit, toughness with free agents Beagle, Roussel: Benning

By: Canadian Press

Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning believes his team will be tougher to play against next season after signing a trio of free-agent forwards on Sunday.

July 1, 2018

Coyotes sign Ekman-Larsson to 8-year extension

By: Canadian Press

The Arizona Coyotes have undergone massive changes in recent years, parting ways with key players while overhauling their roster.

July 1, 2018

Blackhawks add 3 players on 1st day of NHL free agency

By: Canadian Press

The Chicago Blackhawks agreed to contracts with free agents Chris Kunitz, Cam Ward and Brandon Manning on Sunday, addressing their depth in every position group after missing the playoffs for the first time in a decade.

July 1, 2018

Jets deal goalie Steve Mason to Canadiens in salary dump ahead of free agency

By: Canadian Press

The Winnipeg Jets cleared salary cap space and the Montreal Canadiens added some assets in a trade Saturday ahead of the opening of NHL free agency.

June 30, 2018

AP source: Couture agrees to 8-year extension with Sharks

By: Canadian Press

Logan Couture agreed to a $64 million, eight-year contract extension with the San Jose Sharks on Saturday, according to a person familiar with the deal.

June 30, 2018

Drew Doughty stays with LA Kings on 8-year deal through 2027

By: Canadian Press

Defenceman Drew Doughty has agreed to an eight-year contract extension through the 2026-27 season to stay with the Los Angeles Kings.

June 29, 2018

Capitals re-sign Smith-Pelly, agree to terms with Kempny

By: Canadian Press

The Washington Capitals are bringing back two of the more important from their Stanley Cup run by getting new contracts done with winger Devante Smith-Pelly and defenceman Michal Kempny.

June 28, 2018

Coyotes re-sign Kevin Connauton to 2-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The Arizona Coyotes have signed defenceman Kevin Connauton to a two-year contract extension.

June 28, 2018

Sabres acquire Sheary, Hunwick in trade with Penguins

By: Canadian Press

Sabres general manager Jason Botterill is drawing from his championship past in Pittsburgh to provide a boost in Buffalo.

June 27, 2018

Penguins re-sign Sheahan to $2.1 million, 1-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-signed forward Riley Sheahan to a $2.1 million, one-year contract.

June 27, 2018

Blackhawks acquire Schroeder from Blue Jackets

By: Canadian Press

The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired forward Jordan Schroeder from the Columbus Blue Jackets for goaltender Jean-Francois Berube.

June 27, 2018

Brodeur, Hefford, St. Louis, Yakushev, O'Ree, Bettman get Hockey Hall of Fame nod

By: Canadian Press

An NHL trailblazer, the man that ushered in unprecedented growth and the best statistical goalie in the game's history headline the Hockey Hall of Fame's class of 2018.

June 26, 2018

Lightning re-sign J.T. Miller to $26.25 million, 5-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward J.T. Miller to a five-year contract worth $26.25 million.

June 26, 2018

Penguins sign F Bryan Rust to 4-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-signed forward Bryan Rust to a four-year deal that runs through the 2021-22 campaign.

June 26, 2018

Trotz resigns as coach of Stanley Cup-winning Capitals

By: Canadian Press

Barry Trotz has resigned as coach of the Washington Capitals after leading them to the Stanley Cup.

June 18, 2018

Domi, Galchenyuk eager for fresh starts with new teams

By: Canadian Press

Max Domi heard the rumours that the Arizona Coyotes might trade him this off-season. Even so, when learning he was being sent to Montreal for Alex Galchenyuk, the news came as a bit of a shock.

June 16, 2018