Golden Knights signal Brisson
Vegas Golden Knights: The Golden Knights have signed 2020 first-round choose, twenty ninth general, ahead Brendan Brisson to a three-year entry-level deal. He signed an ATO with Henderson (AHL) for the rest of this season.
Gamers on waivers
Detroit Pink Wings Taro Hirose cleared waivers.
Two gamers fined
Blackhawks signal Sam Lafferty
Puck Pedia: The Chicago Blackhawks have signed pending UFA Sam Lafferty to a two-year contract with a $1.15 million wage cap hit.
Ben Pope: Blackhawks GM Kyle Davidson on Lafferty: “Sam’s pace and up-tempo fashion is the model of hockey we hope to see the staff play over the approaching years… Sam provides a dynamic to our roster that enables him to suit seamlessly all through the lineup and provides our coaches a dependable ahead.”
The Pink Wings making massive adjustments to their teaching workers
Detroit Red Wings: “Detroit Pink Wings Govt Vice President and normal supervisor Steve Yzerman and introduced at the moment that the staff won’t renew the contracts of head coach Jeff Blashill, assistant coach Doug Houda and goaltender coach Jeff Salajko.”
Pierre LeBrun: “Imagine there was an choice yr on Blashill’s contract so the Pink Wings needed to decide both means. By no means a simple name. Wings now searching for a brand new head coach.”
Recreation 1 playoff matchups and dates
The time is right here – it’s the second each hockey fan has been ready for…
The First Spherical schedule for the 2022 #StanleyCup Playoffs is ready. Discover your staff, fill your calendar, get your bracket prepared and let the mayhem start.#NHLStats: https://t.co/iobl99wjdo pic.twitter.com/XzIbFnUr40
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) April 30, 2022