Tuesday, September 3, 2013
NHL Morning Links - Sept. 3
By Doug Mittler
A Dynamo Moscow official wants to bring Alex Ovechkin to the KHL. In case you’re wondering, Ovechkin still has eight years and $79 million remaining on his contract with the Capitals.
Over the long weekend, the Summer Skate Series took a look at the Carolina Hurricanes, who will need the improve to keep pace in the new Metropolitan Division.
Monday was a day to remember for Corey Crawford. The goalie began the day celebrating with the Stanley Cup in his hometown and also agreed to a six-year, $36 million extension with the Chicago Blackhawks.
As for Crawford, Scott Powers of ESPNChicago.com says the Blackhawks paid the going rate for a top-tier goaltender.
Journeyman defenseman Ryan O'Byrne is headed to the KHL, signing a two-year contract with HC LEV Praha in the Czech Republic.
Will Darren Helm be ready for the Detroit Red Wings' season opener?
The Olympic dream is alive for Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard.
Loui Eriksson skated with his new Boston teammates for the first time on Monday.
Ottawa Senators coach Paul MacLean is in no rush to name a new captain following the departure of Daniel Alfredsson, who had the distinction for 13 seasons.
Because of a one-way contract, Ryan Garbutt should get every opportunity to secure a regular place in the Dallas Stars' lineup.
How do we know hockey is close? The Montreal Canadiens are holding their annual golf tournament on Tuesday.