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Buffalo Sabres sign free-agent defenceman Andre Benoit to 1-yea…

Buffalo Sabres sign free-agent defenceman Andre Benoit to 1-year contract

NHL.com Updated 5 hours ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Buffalo Sabres signed free-agent defenceman Andre Benoit to a one-year contract Wednesday. Benoit spent last season with the Colorado Avalanche, and had a career-best 28 points (seven goals, 21 assists) in 79 games. He pre...
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  • Buffalo Sabres sign free-agent defenceman Andre Benoit to 1-yea…

    Buffalo Sabres sign free-agent defenceman Andre Benoit to 1-year contract

    thehockeynews.com 5 hours ago
    Buffalo Sabres sign free-agent defenceman Andre Benoit to 1-year contract
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  • Patrick Kane shows up to Buffalo men's league game, destroys ev…

    Patrick Kane shows up to Buffalo men's league game, destroys everyone

    yahoo.com 10 hours ago
    Buffalo Sabres fans were disheartened to learn that Patrick Kane had signed an eight-year, $84 million contract extension with the Chicago Blackhawks, a deal that will likely prevent him from coming home, Lebron-style, for the remainder of his NHL caree…
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  • Who’s going to win the turtle race for 30th – and gain a franch…

    Who’s going to win the turtle race for 30th – and gain a franchise player?

    thehockeynews.com 10 hours ago
    If Connor McDavid, Jack Eichel and Noah Hanifin are the top three amigos for the 2015 NHL draft, the Buffalo Sabres, Carolina Hurricanes and Calgary Flames are their top three suitors. Yesterday, my esteemed boss Jason Kay wrote a blog wondering if the …
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  • Leafs take a gamble on David Booth at one year, $1.1 million

    Leafs take a gamble on David Booth at one year, $1.1 million

    It's been a busy Tuesday for the Toronto Maple Leafs. First, they announced the dismissal of two members of their front office, as well as the addition of 28-year-old wunderkind Kyle Dubas. Then, mere hours later, they added to their on-ice product as w…
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  • Ilitches release details on plans for developments centred on n…

    Ilitches release details on plans for developments centred on new Detroit Red Wings arena

    thehockeynews.com Jul 22 (2 days ago)
    Ilitches release details on plans for developments centred on new Detroit Red Wings arena
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  • Canadiens sign first-round pick Nikita Scherbak to entry-level …

    Canadiens sign first-round pick Nikita Scherbak to entry-level contract

    thehockeynews.com Jul 21 (2 days ago)
    Canadiens sign first-round pick Nikita Scherbak to entry-level contract
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  • Red Wings announce new arena plans; NHL and HBO talk '24/7'; Br…

    Red Wings announce new arena plans; NHL and HBO talk '24/7'; Bruins' excess of d-men (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Jul 21 (2 days ago)
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • "Olympia Development of Michigan today announced plans for a sweeping tra…
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  • Leafs, defenseman Franson avoid arbitration

    Leafs, defenseman Franson avoid arbitration

    ESPN.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)
    The Toronto Maple Leafs and Cody Franson have avoided arbitration, with the defenseman signing a $3.3 million, one-year contract.
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  • Red Wings Generously Agree To Accept Huge Sums Of Money From Pu…

    Red Wings Generously Agree To Accept Huge Sums Of Money From Public

    deadspin.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)
    Yesterday, the Detroit Red Wings unveiled plans for their brand new publicly subsidized $450 million arena development. The arena, which promises to include $200 million additional investments in mixed-used development, will break ground in September. T…
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  • New home for Red Wings planned for 2017

    New home for Red Wings planned for 2017

    NHL.com Jul 20 (3 days ago)
    Olympia Development of Michigan announced plans Sunday for a transformation of dozens of underutilized blocks between downtown and midtown Detroit into a sports and entertainment district that will feature a new arena for the Detroit Red Wings. ...
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  • Introducing the Combativity Award – and the winner is David Bac…

    Introducing the Combativity Award – and the winner is David Backes

    thehockeynews.com Jul 20 (4 days ago)
    I’ve been watching the Tour de France nightly the past couple of weeks and am taken by one of the awards they give out after each stage. It’s the Combativity Award and it goes to the cyclist that day who shows the most fighting spirit. This isn’t about …
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  • Rumor Roundup: Brodeur’s patience will extend into the season

    Rumor Roundup: Brodeur’s patience will extend into the season

    thehockeynews.com Jul 18 (5 days ago)
    Former New Jersey Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur remains available in this summer’s unrestricted free agent market. The Bergen Record’s Tom Gulitti recently reported Brodeur spoke with Pittsburgh and Tampa Bay about their backup jobs, but both clubs w…
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  • Defenceman Dmitry Kulikov signs 3-year deal to stay with Florid…

    Defenceman Dmitry Kulikov signs 3-year deal to stay with Florida Panthers

    Last winter wasn't very good for the Florida Panthers. This summer, however, has gone largely according to their plan. The Panthers crossed another item off their off-season to-do list on Friday, signing defenceman Dmitry Kulikov to a thre...
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  • Sabres sign forward Ennis to multiyear contract

    Sabres sign forward Ennis to multiyear contract

    NHL.com Jul 18 (5 days ago)
    Forward Tyler Ennis signed a multiyear contract with the Buffalo Sabres, the team announced Thursday. Terms were not disclosed, but multiple media outlets reported it's for five years and $23 million. "It certainly wasn't straightforward," S...
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  • Canadiens' Bozon to play again after health scare

    Canadiens' Bozon to play again after health scare

    NHL.com Jul 18 (6 days ago)
    Montreal Canadiens prospect Tim Bozon is returning to competitive hockey more than four months after spending four weeks in a Saskatchewan hospital while battling a severe form of meningitis. A 2012 third-round pick (No. 64) of the Canadiens, B...
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  • Milan Lucic on ‘pins’ and needles preparing for 2014-15

    Milan Lucic on ‘pins’ and needles preparing for 2014-15

    thehockeynews.com Jul 18 (6 days ago)
    The wrist injury Milan Lucic suffered in Game 7 of the Boston Bruins second-round playoff series against the Montreal Canadiens is healing quite nicely, thank you very much. But the ignominy he and the Bruins suffered in that same game, well, that’s tak…
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  • Video - Jason Spezza Sent To Stars 02:18

    Jason Spezza Sent To Stars

    Jul 1
    Craig Custance discusses the Stars' trade with the Senators for Jason Spezza.
  • Video - Avalanche Land Iginla 03:18

    Avalanche Land Iginla

    Jul 1
    Scott Burnside reacts to the news that Jarome Iginla has signed a three-year, $16 million deal with Colorado.
  • Video - Trades Dominate Day 1 Of NHL Draft 05:52

    Trades Dominate Day 1 Of NHL Draft

    Jun 27
    Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun and Craig Custance recap the action from Day 1 of the NHL draft.
  • Video - NHL Free-Agency Preview 06:31

    NHL Free-Agency Preview

    Jun 15
    Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun and Craig Custance preview the biggest names hitting the free-agent market and which teams will be trying to chase them down.

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