Kulemin is goin’ for Arbys

So, Nik Kulemin is up for Club Elected Arbitration. Seems interesting, and given Burke’s statements in the past about arbitration I’d assume they’ll actually go...

Where the Leafs stand after day one

The Leafs have added some strength down the middle by signing Jay McClement to a two-year deal worth $3 million total.They were also able...

Unrestricted Free Agency: D-Day or Z-Day?

Ah, July 1st. The day we celebrate our nation's birth by tracking NHL free agent signings.The Maple Leafs enter UFA Day with 14 million...

Targets to be Acquired

NHL Free Agency was, originally, to be a major component of the Brian Burke 'rebuild' model - or 'retool,' whatever you want to call...

Shane Doan to test free agency

Some free agency news this evening, presented without comment: He’s been associated with the Phoenix Coyotes (ne Winnipeg Jets) franchise for so long that no...

Parsing the CBA: The 27-or-7 Rule

MLHS reader Charlie posed an interesting question this morning:"Why is Weber a RFA after this contract? Parise, same draft year, is UFA...

Chris Campoli Wants to be a Leaf

After failing to agree to terms on a new contract, the Blackhawks have chosen to walk away from defenseman Chris Campoli's $2.5 million arbitration...

Leafs Sign Philippe Dupuis to 1 year $650,000 deal

The Leafs continue to plug the holes on their roster with today's signing of bottom-six center Philippe Dupuis, formerly of the Colorado Avalanche.  Dupuis...

Leafs sign MacArthur to 2-year, $6.5 million deal

Announced just fifteen minutes before the arbitration deadline, Clarke MacArthur will be in Blue and White for the next two seasons at $3.25 million...

Arbitration for Clarke MacArthur?

As usual, Brian Burke looks and sounds really confident. "Clarke MacArthur has arbitration rights and he may well file for arbitration. We're fine if...

Leaf Bits: Burke to sit back; concerns with MacArthur?

As per The National Post's Michael Traikos, the Leafs front office will take a breather after busy days two and three of free agency:#Leafs...

Morning Mashup: Heatley Traded

Apparently, Paul Holmgren is not the only GM that wants to re-tool his team. After a series of surprising UFA contracts the Sharks shocked...

Glass Dreams and Sloppy Seconds?

Let me guess, Tim Connolly isn't what you hoped for? Well, to tell you the truth he wasn't for this writer. Then again, Tim...

Early Morning Notes

Some quick tidbits from Brad Richards' interview with Hockey Central late Friday night:- When pressed on the factors most important to Brad's decision making...

Free Agency Day 1 – Final Stretch

It has been a crazy day. As we speak the Calgary Flames are pitching a plan to Brad Richards. Yes, the Calgary Flames are...

Free Agency Rolls On

Some developments for everyone to discuss;The Leafs have reportedly met with the Richards camp and presented their offer. More teams on the way, including...

Brad Or Bust?

July 1st is finally here and regardless of a limited pool of exciting free agents, expectations in Leafs Nation are once again sky high....

Maple Leafs Enter Free Agency At Crucial Time

There is little question that next season is the one Brian Burke has been working towards as the beginning of his team's perennial contention;...

Talbot Watch | Brent not returning?

From Renaud Lavoie of RDS: The rights of Maxim Talbot were traded to the Maple Leafs. They have until noon july first to make a...

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