As Speculatetember begins to wind down and the start of free agency draws closer, yet another forward made his intentions to hit the open market public. Todd Diamond, Mikhail Granlund’s agent…
by: Derek Felska — The Sports Daily: The State of Hockey News 21 Sep
After 5 long years of patiently waiting, Minnesota Wild fans finally got their wish and managed to sign Kirill Kaprizov to a 2-year contract. He burned the first year of that 2-year pact and never…
by: Dane Mizutani — Pioneer Press 19 Sep
“We are trying to build a better team,” Guerin said. “Sometimes we have to take some drastic measures.”
by: N/A — Star Tribune 17 Sep
Wednesday's news that the Wild sent Eric Staal to Buffalo in exchange for Marcus Johansson was enough of a head-scratching moment that it requires the exploration of a bigger question: What exactly are Bill Guerin and the Wild doing here? The Wild...
by: Andrew Berkshire — Sportsnet 17 Sep
The Buffalo Sabres made a trade for Eric Staal on Wednesday, but can he be the second line centre they need at this stage of his career? Andrew Berkshire drills into the numbers.
by: Derek Felska — The Sports Daily: The State of Hockey News 18 Sep
Yesterday I wrote an article about ‘buyers remorse’ in regard to the Minnesota Wild giving defenseman Jonas Brodin a 7-year, $42 million contract extension with the first four years of …
Zulgad: Drastic measures: Wild GM sends message by dealing Eric Staal to Buffalo for Marcus Johansson
by: Judd Zulgad — SKOR North 17 Sep
Any doubts about whether Bill Guerin was a man of his word were put to …
by: Matt Larkin — The Hockey News 17 Sep
Landing Staal gives Buffalo the veteran center depth it desperately needs. There's also an ejector seat built in if the Sabres' season goes south in 2020-21.
by: Derek Felix — New York Puck 16 Sep
In a straight up one for one trade without any salary retained, the Sabres and Wild made a interesting deal. Buffalo acquired veteran center Eric Staal from Minnesota for forward Marcus Johansson. …
by: Colton Osmond, Editor — Last Word On Sports: Last Word On Hockey 16 Sep
Welcome back to another edition of NHL rumours. Today we have rumours from the Montreal Canadiens, Minnesota Wild and Arizona Coyotes.