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Updated: Penguins sign Christian Ehrhoff; Pouliot goes to Edmonton; Orpik in demand
The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed defenseman Christian Ehrhoff. The deal is worth $4 million per TSN.
Ehrhoff, 31, was just recently bought out by the the Sabres. He had 6 goals and 33 points in 2013-2014. Agent Rich Curran tells Inside Pittsburgh Sports Ehrhoff has received a No Movement Clause.
One scout told me yesterday Ehrhoff was the best defenseman on the market. Excellent signing by Penguins.
- Manny Malhotra has signed with the Montreal Canadiens.
- Benoit Pouliot has signed a five year deal with the Oilers worth $20 million.
- The Calgary Flames are offering big money to Brooks Orpik, excess of $5 million per season. Capitals, Avalanche, Panthers, Sabres, among teams pushing for him.
- Matt Niskanen is very close to signing. Believed to be down to Lightning, Capitals and Red Wings.