Rutherford suddenly determined to resign Marc Andre Fleury?

LATEST PENGUINS RUMORS When hired Jim Rutherford was said to have been strongly undecided about whether to commit long-term to Marc Andre Fleury, a reason Rutherford opted not to engage into contract talks this summer with Fleury’s agent Allan Walsh. However, is Rutherford already having a change of heart?

The Ryan Johansen saga is over

The Columbus Blue Jackets are on a team on the rise but within a few weeks looked like a team that would be heading into the season suddenly trending down. They were involved in a nasty contract negotiation with star center Ryan Johansen, Boone Jenner will start the season on the shelf with a broken

Who will blink first in Blue Jackets, Johansen dispute?

JOHANSEN LIKELY TO BLINK FIRST? It won’t surprise many around the league if Ryan Johansen’s contract dispute goes into the NHL regular season. The Blue Jackets continue to hold firm on offering a two year deal worth $7 million, while Johansen seeks $6.5 million over two years. Who will blink first with the two sides

Source: Penguins ownership has signed off on making camp invite to Ryan Malone

Penguins ownership has signed off on making a camp invite to former Penguin Ryan Malone to training camp, Inside Pittsburgh Sports has learned. Malone has been a point of discussion in the organization over the last couple weeks and high ranking members of the organization, including ownership have been involved in those discussions because of

Rangers among few teams that have been doing their homework on Ryan Malone

Latest NHL Buzz One trend from NHL teams this summer has been giving 2-3 year deals to very limited 4th line players/defensemen who can provide some toughness, while players coming off down years but have actual upside and proved themselves in the past like David Booth, Steve Downie and Lee Stempniak, were forced to take