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Smart moves highlight Canada Day for Canucks

By most accounts, Day 1 of the 2017 NHL Free Agency period was a success for the Vancouver Canucks and General Manager Jim Benning.

While adding five players – six if you include re-signing potential UFA Anton Rodin – who are all expected to be contributors at the NHL level might not seem like an appropriate tactic for a team on a so-called rebuild, I thought all their additions made on Saturday made good sense. 527 more words

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Canucks sign Sam Gagner, Michael Del Zotto, Anders Nilsson

The Vancouver Canucks announced several free agent signings Saturday, including forward Sam Gagner, defenceman Michael Del Zotto and goaltender Anders Nilsson.

Gagner’s contract is worth an average of US$3.15 million a year over three years. 223 more words

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Chicago Blackhawks Free Agency Primer

July 1st is a holiday for the hockey community in which NHL fans get to watch as their team make moves to steer the course of their franchise into the coming year. 680 more words

Chicago

Possible Penguins Targets During Free Agency

*All the comparisons used below were from ownthepuck.blogspot.com and I used their hero charts. I would check out this tool when you want to compare players. 1,062 more words

Penguins

What if the Vegas Golden Knights took only ex-London Knights in the expansion draft?

With 23 former London Knights left unprotected in the NHL expansion draft, you could technically fill out a roster featuring only former Knights. There are 12 available forwards, 10 defencemen and two goalies who played some or all of their junior careers in London. 256 more words

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Terry Jones: Kassian reflects on a special night the morning after

It was the morning after the night before but not in the head-pounding, red-eyed, dry-mouthed way Zack Adam Kassian had experienced it in his painful past. 928 more words

Edmonton Oilers

Ex-Edmonton Oilers from Misery Era could stock three pro teams

They are aged 23 to 42. They are scattered across Europe and North America. And there are enough of them to stock three pro teams. … 293 more words

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