Daily NHL Report 6/28/2012
Here are the signings and updates from the NHL for 6/28/12:
- Boston Bruins re-sign goaltender Tuukka Rask to a 1 year, $3.5M contract.
- Calgary Flames forward Olli Jokinen is heading to free agency and will be an unrestricted free agent on July 1st.
- Carolina Hurricanes back up goaltender Brian Boucher has suffered a shoulder injury and is expected to miss 4-6 months.
- Columbus Blue Jackets have re-signed defenseman Nikita Nikitin to a 2yr/$4.3M ($2.15M cap hit) contract extension.
- Los Angeles Kings agree to terms with Conn Smythe Jonathan Quick on a 10-year contract extension earning him an average of $5.8M/year.
- Minnesota Wild forward Guillaume Latendresse is also set to test free agency.
- Nashville Predators resign D Hal Gill to a 2yr/$4 mil contract.
- New Jersey Devils player Patrik Elias has found the puck from Game 6 in his equipment back and will return it to the Kings.
- Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Luke Schenn will wear #22.
- Pittsburgh Penguins sign captain Sidney Crosby to a 12 year, $104.4M contract extension.
- St. Louis Blues re-sign Scott Nichol to a one year contact.
- Tampa Bay Lightning re-sign defenseman Brian Lee to a 2 year contract.
- Vancouver Canucks sign Corey Schneider to a 3 year/$12M contract.