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Sharks re-sign forward Matt Nieto to 1-year contract

SAN JOSE, Calif. – The San Jose Sharks have signed forward Matt Nieto to a one-year contract.

The 23-year-old Nieto was a restricted free agent, whose rights were retained by the Sharks last month. He had eight goals and nine assists in 67 ga…

Devils sign defenceman Reece Scarlett to two-way contract

NEWARK, N.J. – The New Jersey Devils have re-signed defenceman Reece Scarlett to a one-year, two-way contract worth $600,000 at the NHL level.

General manager Ray Shero announced the signing of the restricted free agent on Monday.

Scarlett…

Rangers sign forward Kovacs to entry-level contract

NEW YORK, N.Y. – The New York Rangers have signed forward Robin Kovacs to an entry-level contract.

General manager Jeff Gorton announced the signing on Monday.

Kovacs was the Rangers third-round draft pick in 2015. The 19-year-old played i…

Lightning agree to $31.15M, 7-year deal with Alex Killorn

The Tampa Bay Lightning avoided arbitration with forward Alex Killorn, agreeing to terms on a $31.15 million, seven-year contract.

He’ll count $4.45 million against the salary cap through the 2022-23 season.

Killorn, who turns 27 in Septem…

Restricted free agent Mike Hoffman hopeful to remain with Senators

TORONTO – Restricted free agent forward Mike Hoffman says his No. 1 goal is to remain an Ottawa Senator.

The 26-year-old, who was visiting Canadian IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe ahead of Sunday’s Honda Indy Toronto, filed for salary arbitr…

Sidney Crosby takes Stanley Cup to air carrier, hometown coffee shop

HALIFAX – A parade will be held today in Cole Harbour, N.S., to honour favourite son Sidney Crosby, who is bringing the Stanley Cup to his hometown fans.

It’s not the first time Crosby has brought professional hockey’s most prestigious trophy…

Crosby and Stanley Cup to be honoured Saturday at parade in NHL great’s hometown

HALIFAX – A parade will be held today in Cole Harbour, N.S., to honour favourite son Sidney Crosby, who is bringing the Stanley Cup to his hometown fans.

It’s not the first time Crosby has brought professional hockey’s most prestigious trophy…

Blackhawks call on prospects to help them back on top

CHICAGO – Patrick Kane flashed a million-dollar smile in the photo opp, beaming from behind a table topped by the troika of hefty awards he skated off with to cap a sublime season.

Chicago’s 27-year-old star forward broke away with the Hart T…

Sabres sign first-round pick Alexander Nylander

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Buffalo Sabres have signed first-round pick Alexander Nylander.

Nylander, the No. 8 overall pick last month, signed a three-year, entry-level deal Friday.

The 18-year-old Nylander is the son of former NHL player Michael…

Arizona Coyotes re-sign forward Tyler Gaudet

GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Arizona Coyotes re-signed forward Tyler Gaudet to a one-year, two-way contract Friday. Financial terms of the deal weren’t disclosed.

The 23-year-old Gaudet had a goal and two assists in 14 games for the Coyotes last sea…