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Coyotes have high hopes for Gagner after 'tough couple of years' in Edmonton

“He’s obviously a skilled player. He had a tough year last year — a tough couple of years — and we’re hoping the change of scenery is going to do him good.” 342 more words

Phoenix Coyotes

Every last remnant of the team that started the Edmonton Oilers’ official rebuild has been wiped away

It was a dark and ugly campaign for the Oilers. The 2009-10 NHL season saw the implosion of the retooling effort the team had carried out in the aftermath of the 2006 Stanley Cup Final run, and launched an official era of rebuilding in Edmonton. 336 more words

Cult Of Hockey

Eakins doesn't want Oilers to rely on 'four players to put up our points'

“We need people who can make plays, possess the puck, score goals. We don’t want to be a team who relies solely on basically four players to put up our points. 169 more words

New Jersey Devils

Report: Grabovski to sign later today, with U.S.-based team

From Sportsnet’s Mark Spector:

Mikhail Grabovski expecting to sign later today with US-based team, despite interest from a few in Canada. – source—
Mark Spector (@SportsnetSpec) …

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NHL Wide

On Yzerman, the Lightning plan and new scout Callahan

Gotta love it when a plan comes together.

On Tuesday, the Tampa Bay Lightning made a big free agent splash by bringing aboard two key members to the Rangers’ Stanley Cup run — center Brian Boyle and defenseman Anton Stralman. 411 more words

New York Rangers

Thompson, Purcell, Crombeen Dealt

It was a busy night for Yzerman, as three of the teams oldest players were traded in a night that consisted of three trades, none of which were predictable. 446 more words

Striking again: Tampa sends Thompson to Ducks for picks

Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman certainly did make Sunday a night to rest.

The Bolts added yet another trade to the mix tonight, as they sent forward Nate Thompson to Anaheim… 222 more words

Edmonton Oilers