Evening Links: Leopold, Scuderi and Larose sign, Hats off to Florida GM Randy Sexton, Komisarek is ready for the booo birds

Some news and notes: Mikhail Grabovski will be back with Maple Leafs after agreeing to three-year, $8.7-million raise.  Not the big player that the Leafs have started to add, but very skilled and a good skater.  Nice match with bigger, tougher players.  However, needs to learn to keep his cool. Defenceman Jordan Leopold agreed to a one-year, […]

Posted by David Minuk in Late Night Links on July 2, 2009

Evening Links: Heatley talk heats up but is it to the Rangers or the Oilers, Matt Duchene sets the bar high, Sabres not configured for “new nhl”.

Some news and notes from around the NHL: Dave Staples reacts to the red hot TSN rumor of Penner and Smid for Heatley. Matt Duchene has never set the bar low for himself and his plans include playing for the Avalanche this year. Sources say Chris Neil turned down the Ottawa Senators’ offer of $1.7-million per […]

Posted by David Minuk in Evening Delight,Late Night Links on June 30, 2009

Evening Links: Let the re-signing begin, San Jose needs a makeover

Some news and notes: With less than 48 hours until the NHL free agency period begins, the first big question is how many of the marquee free agents will even get to the open market. Defenseman Johnny Oduya expected to finalize new deal with New Jersey Devils on Tuesday. Coyotes owner is blasting the $148 […]

Posted by David Minuk in Late Night Links on June 29, 2009