Looking at Cap-Crunched Teams in the NHL

Mike Waters USA Today Sports The dust is starting to settle from the NHL free agency, although some big names – mostly Nazim Qadri – are still available. We’ve also seen some bargains; As always, many of those moves involved salary dumping. While more deals and signings will happen, many teams are facing a major … Read more

Islanders get younger in defense with the addition of Romanov

After the NHL draft, free agency and other off-season moves, NHL.com is checking where each team stands before the 2022-23 regular season, which begins October 7. 2021-22 season: 37-35-10, fifth in the capital division; Did not qualify for the Stanley Cup playoffs key access Alexander RomanovDr: The 22-year-old, who was acquired by the Montreal Canadiens … Read more

Adds demons veteran Palat and Smith to complete the core of youth

After the NHL draft, free agency and other off-season moves, NHL.com is considering where each team stands in preparation for the 2022-23 regular season, which begins October 7. Today, the New Jersey Devils: 2021-22 season: 27-46-9, seventh in the division of the capital; Did not qualify for the Stanley Cup playoffs Main arrivals Ondrej BalatF: … Read more

Stars hire DeBoer as coach, sign forward Marchment

After the NHL draft, free agency and other off-season moves, NHL.com is considering where each team stands in preparation for the 2022-23 regular season, which begins October 7. Today, the stars of Dallas: 2021-22 season: 46-30-6 Fourth in the Central Division. Lost in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs Main arrivals Mason’s careerF: … Read more