NHL Free Agents

NHL Free Agents
NHL free agent news and signings. NHL free agency begins on July 1st, but free agent news and rumors begins long before that.
The New York Islanders should know today if John Tavares will start talking with other teams at some point today.

NHL Rumors: Winnipeg Jets, Montreal Canadiens, and New York Islanders

On the Winnipeg Jets ... Mike McIntyre: Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff when asked if he needs to move out some salary with their nine pending...
The Washington Capitals are very close to signing John Carlson to a contract extension.

NHL Rumors: Capitals Chose Lesser Offer On Grubauer … Capitals and Carlson Close

On the Carolina Hurricanes and Washington Capitals ... Dan Rosen: Capitals GM Brian MacLellan indicated that the Hurricanes offered the No. 42 pick for Philipp...
The St. Louis Blues may have been interested in Artemi Panarin, but Panarin may only be interested in playing in a major metropolitan market.

NHL Rumors: Hurricanes, Blues, Canucks, and Blue Jackets

On the Carolina Hurricanes ... Mike Kelly: Contract talks between the Hurricanes and Elias Lindholm have hit a wall. The Chicago Blackhawks are in the...
John Tavares should decide today whether or not he'll talk to teams during the free agent window. Carolina Hurricanes, Elias Lindholm talks hit a wall.

NHL Rumors: Flames and Hamilton … Red Wings and Goalies … Islanders and Tavares

  On the Calgary Flames ... TSN Radio Vancouver: Pierre McGuire on Dougie Hamilton rumors: "I don't think it's a personality thing. I think people just...
The Boston Bruins could be interested in free agent winger James van Riemsdyk.

NHL Free Agent Rumors: Ducks, Bruins, Avalanche and Capitals

On the Anaheim Ducks ... Eric Stephens: Ducks GM Bob Murray said they have started contract talks with goaltender John Gibson and forwards Adam Henrique and...
Chicago Blackhawks Corey Crawford and Jonathan Toews

NHL News: Ducks, Sabres, Blackhawks, Stars, Red Wings, Canadiens, Flyers, Lightning, and Jets

On the Anaheim Ducks ... Eric Stephens: The Ducks have let go assist coach Steve Konowalchuk earlier this week. His position may not be refilled. On...
Max Pacioretty and John Carlson

NHL Rumors: Blackhawks, Panthers, Kings, Canadiens, Penguins, Lightning and Capitals

On the Chicago Blackhawks ... Mark Lazerus: The Blackhawks are looking for a goalie as they need a better backup plan. Philipp Grubauer had been...
Contract talks between the Carolina Hurricanes and Elias Lindholm's didn't go well, so he could be moved tonight.

NHL Rumors: Hurricanes, Avalanche, Kovalchuk and Senators

On the Carolina Hurricanes ... Pierre LeBrun: Hearing that the meeting between the Carolina Hurricanes and Elias Lindholm's reps didn't go well today. The sides...
Dreger reports the Carolina Hurricanes getting closer to a Jeff Skinner trade. Three teams still involved.

NHL Rumors and Notes: Sabres, Hurricanes, Blackhawks, Oilers, Flames, Rangers, Sens, Sharks and Blues

On the Buffalo Sabres ... WGR 550: Sabres GM Jason Botterill: "we're talking to teams about trading for a goalie, but we're also looking ahead...
The Chicago Blackhawks could look to move Marian Hossa's salary. Cam Ward would like to return to Carolina but he'll be testing the free agent market

NHL Rumors: Blackhawks, Maple Leafs, Oilers, Hurricanes, Lightning, and Capitals

On the Chicago Blackhawks ... Scott Powers: Source is saying that all is quiet on the Blackhawks trade front. Mark Lazerus: Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman on...
The Ottawa Senators are looking to trade goaltender Craig Anderson.

NHL Rumors: Canadiens, Senators, Blues, Hurricanes, Capitals, Wild and Flyers

On the Montreal Canadiens, Ottawa Senators, St. Louis Blues, Carolina Hurricanes, Washington Capitals, Minnesota Wild and Philadelphia Flyers ... Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet: Can the...
Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving on Dougie Hamilton trade rumors

NHL Rumors: Bruins, Sabres, Flames, Canadiens and Canucks

On the Boston Bruins ... Jimmy Murphy: Source saying the Bruins aren't close to any trades involving David Krejci, David Backes, Torey Krug or Tuukka...