Hockey News

Oilers ink Grebeshkov for $3.15M US Jul 21, 2009 - 3:04 pm PST
Restricted free agent Denis Grebeshkov avoided arbitration Tuesday, re-signing with the Edmonton Oilers for one year and a reported $3.15 million US. CBC

Vrbata traded back to Coyotes Jul 21, 2009 - 1:29 pm PST
The Phoenix Coyotes reacquired Radim Vrbata from the Tampa Bay Lightning for fellow forward Todd Fedoruk and defenceman David Hale on Tuesday. CBC

Kovalev wants Heatley with Senators Jul 21, 2009 - 9:12 am PST
Speaking to reporters Tuesday in Ottawa, Alex Kovalev said he hopes new teammate and fellow winger Dany Heatley remains with the Senators for the 2009-10 NHL season. CBC

Plekanec signs 1-year deal with Canadiens Jul 21, 2009 - 8:19 am PST
The Montreal Canadiens have signed forward Tomas Plekanec to a one-year contract, general manager Bob Gainey announced on Tuesday. CBC

Penguins add goaltender Brent Johnson Jul 21, 2009 - 7:45 am PST
The Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins signed free-agent goaltender Brent Johnson to a one-year contract on Tuesday. CBC

Habs ink goalie Sanford Jul 20, 2009 - 11:34 am PST
The Montreal Canadiens signed goalie Curtis Sanford to a one-year contract on Monday. CBC

Bruins extend Matt Hunwick Jul 20, 2009 - 8:55 am PST
Defenceman Matt Hunwick will continue wearing the uniform of the Boston Bruins, thanks to a multiyear contract extension. CBC

Flames sign Dawes Jul 20, 2009 - 8:19 am PST
The Calgary Flames officially signed forward Nigel Dawes on Monday. CBC

New group ready to bid on Coyotes: report Jul 18, 2009 - 9:27 am PST
A group of Canadian and American businessmen are ready to field an offer for the Phoenix Coyotes next week in another effort to keep the beleaguered franchise in Arizona, according to a report published by The Globe and Mail on Saturday. CBC

Olympic on-ice camps too risky for players: NHLPA Jul 17, 2009 - 3:34 pm PST
Pre-Olympic on-ice hockey camps are too risky and players shouldn't participate in them, according to the NHL Players' Association. CBC

Matt Shaw named new Sharks assistant coach Jul 17, 2009 - 12:38 pm PST
Matt Shaw has been named assistant coach of the San Jose Sharks, reuniting him with head coach Todd McLellan. CBC

Wild ink Dubielewicz to 1-year deal Jul 17, 2009 - 11:06 am PST
Goaltender Wade Dubielewicz signed a one-year contract with the Minnesota Wild, the club announced Friday, adding depth behind all-star Niklas Backstrom. CBC

Kings re-sign Johnson to 2-year deal Jul 17, 2009 - 9:20 am PST
The Los Angeles Kings re-signed Jack Johnson to a two-year deal on Friday. CBC

Gretzky agrees to deposition in Coyotes case Jul 16, 2009 - 1:25 pm PST
Phoenix Coyotes minority owner and head coach Wayne Gretzky will give a deposition in the team's bankruptcy case. CBC