Kovalchuk to KHL? Marleau talk … Blues to go after a D-man?

Mark Everson of the NY Post: Reports are floating around that Ilya Kovalchuk is signing with St. Petersburg of the KHL, but ... "Don't...

No Market for Spezza? Volchenkov to Capitals? Harder for Bruins to trade Tim Thomas...

Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun: Jason Spezza has 5 years and $35 million left his salary, and he has a no-movement clause that...

Options if Lidstrom Retires … Yzerman still considering Tampa? A new look Shark team...

George Malik of MLive: If Nicklas Lidstrom retires, Brian Rafalski could step up into a larger role. One option available for the Red Wings...

Malkin not going anywhere? Taylor Hall at center? Kubina and Afinogenov could be back...

Rob Rossi of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Rossi has been told that the Penguins "are not entertaining the possibility of trading C Evgeni Malkin". Ron Cook...

Nabokov’s time in San Jose running out … Wild could look to adding another...

Michael Russo of the Star Tribune: The Minnesota Wild have an extra 2nd round picks, 3 picks in the top 57, and 4 picks...

Whitney and Babchuk back in Carolina? Dale Tallon and the Panthers

Chip Alexander of the Raleigh News & Observer: Hurricanes GM Jim Rutherford is confident that Ray Whitney and Anton Babchuk will be back with...

Rumors from Beantown

Steve Conroy of the Boston Herald: Bruins backup goalie, Tim Thomas, plans on bouncing back from a sub-par season, and thinks he can be...

Laperriere back soon, Carter unlikely … Offer Sheets out there? Boychuk now a UFA...

Sam Carchidi of the Philadelphia Inquirer: Flyers winger Ian Laperriere practiced with the team yesterday, and could return later on in the series. Laperriere...

Dale Tallon named new GM of the Florida Panthers

Steve Gordon of the Sun-Sentinel: The Florida Panthers will have a press conference tomorrow morning at 11 AM to name Dale Tallon as the...

Nicklas Backtrom Signs a 10 year Extension with the Capitals

The Washington Capitals have locked up star center Nicklas Backstrom for the next 10 seasons. The 22-year olds 10 year deal is worth $67...