Newark, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – The New Jersey Devils re-signed defenseman
Andy Greene to a multi-year contract extension on Wednesday.
Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The 31-year-old native of Trenton, Michigan, who is scheduled to make $3.5
million for the upcoming season in the final year of his current deal, posted
eight goals and 24 assists over 82 games last season, his eighth with the
Since arriving in the NHL during the 2006-07 campaign, Greene has totaled 28
Los Angeles, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – The Los Angeles Kings avoided
arbitration with restricted free agent forward Dwight King, agreeing to terms
on a three-year deal on Wednesday.
The 25-year-old King recorded career highs of 15 goals, 15 assists and 30
points over 77 regular-season games. He also contributed three scores and
eight helpers over 26 playoff contests to help the Kings win their second
Stanley Cup in the last three seasons.
Toronto, ON (SportsNetwork.com) – The Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday signed
defenseman Jake Gardiner to a five-year contract.
No financial terms were disclosed by the club, but multiple reports state the
deal is worth $20.25 million.
Gardiner enjoyed a career year with the Leafs last season, posting personal
bests of 10 goals, 21 assists, 31 points and 80 games played.
The 24-year-old Minnesota native, who plied his trade collegiately for
Wisconsin, has picked up 17 goals and 48 assists over 167 continue
St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) – The St. Louis Blues agreed to terms with
forward Peter Mueller on a one-year, two-way contract on Tuesday.
Mueller, 26, last played in the NHL during the 2012-13 season with Florida
after spending last season with Koten of the Swiss professional league, where
he scored 24 goals with 22 assists in 49 games.
The Minnesota native, who was selected eighth overall by the Coyotes in 2006,
has tallied 63 goals and 97 assists in 297 career NHL games spanning five
St. Paul, MN (SportsNetwork.com) – Minnesota Wild forward Justin Fontaine has
signed a two-year contract.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
Fontaine notched 13 goals and eight assists in 66 games during his rookie
season with the Wild in 2013-14. He added a goal and an assist in nine playoff
games last spring.
The 26-year-old Alberta native also posted a plus-6 rating, the second-best by
a rookie in club history. He also became the first Wild rookie with a hat
trick when he collected three goals in a Jan. continue