Compensation for Signing a NHL Restricted Free Agent

Each year there may be a rumor or two involving a team signing a restricted free agent to an offer sheet. The draft compensation...

Isles re-sign Okposo for 5 years … Thornton’s and other Sharks injuries … Preds...

The New York Times: The NY Islanders have locked Kyle Okposo (23) up for 5 years, at $14 million. Okposo was drafted 7th overall...

Roloson to start … Thornton played with separated shoulder … Red Wings options …...

Darren Dreger via twitter: "Sorry Wpg, it's inching closer, but there still is no firm deal with ASG and there will not be...

Jagr not considering NHL … No Ehrhoff at skate … Brian Burke video –...

Dmitry Chesnokov via twitter: Jaromir Jagr's agent tells @plysenkov that Jagr isn't considering any offers from the NHL at this time. Ben Kuzma via twitter:...

Rangers should offer pick for Richards … Avs goalie options … Penguins start negotiations...

Greg Brady via twitter: Sources tell Brady the earliest the Stanley Cup Finals would start would be next Monday. There will be no games...

Red Wings defenseman Brian Rafalski to retire … Blues and Capitals notes

Nick Kypreos via twitter: Sources are saying that Red Wings defenseman Brian Rafalski will retire, possibly this week. Craig Custance via twitter: Custance gets...

Who will start for Lightning? Thornton says he’ll play in Game 5 … Isles...

Damian Cristodero of the St. Petersburg Times: Lightning coach Guy Boucher won't reveal who his starting goalie will be, but it sounds like it...

Ehrhoff and Rome out for Canucks … Not much of turnout for Thrashers “select-a-seat”...

Tony Gallagher of the Vancouver Province: Canucks defenseman Christian Ehrhoff and Aaron Rome areĀ  likely to be replaced by Keith Ballard and Andrew Alberts....

Boogaard’s death deemed accidental … Blackhawks sign a backup … Red Wings won’t be...

Michael Russo of the Star-Tribune: It has been determined that Rangers enforcer Derek Boogaard died accidentally from a toxic mix of alcohol and oxycodone....

Blackhawks sign Crawford … Werek and Etem sign entry level deals … Button has...

Elliott Pap of hte Vancouver Sun: Canucks winger Mikael Samuelsson will be out for the remainder of the season after adductor tendon and sports...