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Jets sign goaltender Holm, forward Reichel to entry-level contracts

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets have signed goaltender Arvid Holm to a three-year, entry-level contract and forward Kristian Reichel to a two-year, entry-level deal.

Calgary Flames re-sign goaltender Artyom Zagidulin to one-year contract

CALGARY — The Calgary Flames have re-signed Russian goaltender Artyom Zagidulin to a one-year contract. The 24-year-old from Magnitogorsk posted a record of 16-7-1 with the American Hockey League's Stockton Heat last season.

Vegas Golden Knights sign Reaves to $3.5M, 2-year extension

LAS VEGAS — The Vegas Golden Knights signed tough guy Ryan Reaves on Monday to a two-year contract extension worth $3.5 million. He’ll count $1.75 million against the salary cap in each of the next two seasons.
Sabres sign Oskari Laaksonen to 3-year entry-level contract

Sabres sign Oskari Laaksonen to 3-year entry-level contract

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Buffalo Sabres signed defenceman Oskari Laaksonen to a three-year entry-level contract on Monday. Laaksonen was Buffalo's third-round pick in the 2017 draft and spent the past two-plus seasons playing in Finland's Elite League.
'Long overdue': White NHL players find their voice on racism

'Long overdue': White NHL players find their voice on racism

Brian Boyle is a 35-year-old grizzled veteran of 13 National Hockey League seasons who grew up outside Boston. After seeing video of George Floyd's death, Boyle wanted to say something.
Youppi!, Canadiens', Expos' legendary mascot, enters Mascot Hall of Fame

Youppi!, Canadiens', Expos' legendary mascot, enters Mascot Hall of Fame

Youppi!, the Montreal Canadiens' official mascot, has become the first character from a Canadian-based club to be inducted into The Mascot Hall of Fame.
NHLers ponder playing in arenas without fans: 'We gotta do what we gotta do'

NHLers ponder playing in arenas without fans: 'We gotta do what we gotta do'

Like many sports fans hungry for something, anything, to watch during a spring of self-isolation and physical distancing, Darnell Nurse tuned into "The Last Dance" with keen interest.
Devils' great expectations fall short again after bad start

Devils' great expectations fall short again after bad start

The New Jersey Devils' season began with great expectations with the return of an injured MVP, a trade for a Norris Trophy-winning defenceman and the addition of a second No. 1 overall draft pick in three years. It also ended with high hopes.

Boston Bruins player tests positive for COVID-19, remains asymptomatic

BOSTON — A member of the Boston Bruins has tested positive for COVID-19.
NHL training camps set to open July 10, if medical and safety conditions allow

NHL training camps set to open July 10, if medical and safety conditions allow

TORONTO — The NHL continues to inch towards a return to action.