No update on injured Lightning defensemen
Another RFA leaves the Senators
Murray Pam: Ottawa Senators restricted free agent forward Jonathan Davidsson has signed with HV71 in the Allsvenskan. The Senators will need to qualify him to retain his rights. He’s only played 30 games in the AHL the past two years due to injuries.
Canadiens re-sign Dauphin
Cap Friendly: The Montreal Canadiens have signed pending Group 6 UFA forward Laurent Dauphin to a one-year, two-way contract extension worth $750,000 in the NHL and $175,000 in the minors with $215,000 guaranteed.
Sharks re-sign Nieto and ink some AHL deals
Kevin Kurz: The San Jose Sharks have signed Matt Nieto to a two-year contract extension.
Curtis Pashelka: Nieto’s deal has an AAV of $850,000.
Curtis Pashelka: Sharks AHL signings include forwards Joe Garreffa, Krystof Hrabik and Kyle Topping and defenseman Montana Onyebuchi and Nick Cicek.
The Stars re-sign Comeau
He was coming off a three-year deal with a $2.4 million salary cap hit.
Players who are exempt from the Seattle Kraken expansion draft due to injury
The league has identified 18 players that are exempt from the Expansion Draft due to Injury
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— CapFriendly (@CapFriendly) June 21, 2021
Ben Pope: Chicago Blackhawks Brent Seabrook and Andrew Shaw are exempt from the expansion draft due to their injuries. Forward Jonathan Toews is eligible for the expansion draft and will need to be protected unless is waives his no-movement clause.