Steve Stamkos is optimistic about the chances of the Tampa Bay Lightning contending going into the 2014-15 campaign.
Patrice Brisebois said he left his post as the Montreal Canadiens' player development coach so that he could spend more time with his family.
Rasmus Rissanen inked a one-year, two-way contract with the Carolina Hurricanes.
The Detroit Red Wings don't have an analytics person yet, but Red Wings coach Mike Babcock thinks that will change soon.
Jacques Martin has been promoted to the role of senior advisor of hockey operations.
Cory Sarich has been hospitalize after being involved in a cycling accident.
Colorado's Joe Sakic fought against the idea that Ryan O'Reilly's new two-year, $12 million contract is the first step towards a sign-and-trade.
Lars Eller wants an arbitrator to award him a $3.1 million contract.
Andre Benoit has inked a one-year, $800,000 contract with the Buffalo Sabres.
Ryan O'Reilly has inked a two-year, $12 million contract with the Colorado Avalanche.
The Arizona Coyotes would like to ink Antoine Vermette to an extension.
Benoit Pouliot sees himself as a top-nine forward and will probably end up on the Oilers' third line.
Chris Kreider signed a two-year, $4.95 million contract with the New York Rangers.
Brock McGinn is close to reaching the NHL level, according to his OHL coach, Scott Walker.
Glendale Mayor Jerry Weiers has requested that the state attorney general look into a meeting between the Arizona Coyotes and City Council members that took place last June that was previously undisclosed.