Golden Knights signal Brisson
Vegas Golden Knights: The Golden Knights have signed 2020 first-round decide, twenty ninth total, 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 Purple 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 group 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 Purple Wings making large modifications to their teaching employees
Detroit Red Wings: “Detroit Purple Wings Government Vice President and basic supervisor Steve Yzerman and introduced at the moment that the group is not going to renew the contracts of head coach Jeff Blashill, assistant coach Doug Houda and goaltender coach Jeff Salajko.”
Pierre LeBrun: “Imagine there was an possibility 12 months on Blashill’s contract so the Purple Wings needed to decide both manner. By no means a simple name. Wings now in search of a brand new head coach.”
Sport 1 playoff matchups and dates
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