NHL Rumors: Minnesota Wild, and the Columbus Blue Jackets

Wild to name a captain before next season. GM not shopping Dumba. Blue Jackets need to re-sign Dubois and could use some scoring help.

NHL Rumors: Toronto Maple Leafs, Minnesota Wild, and Dustin Byfuglien

A two forward, three defensemen line strategy for the Maple Leafs? Byfuglien returning seems like a long-shot. Quiet on the Dumba trade front.

NHL News and Notes: Hurricanes, Capitals, Maple Leafs, and Wild

Hurricanes re-sign Forsling. Maple Leafs re-sign Dermott. Where the Capitals roster sits after Siegenthaler. Wild sign Rossi

NHL News: Sabres, Flames, Stars, Wild, Devils and the Canucks

Signings from yesterday include Nelson, Simon, Gurianov, Belpedio, Kulikov and Virtanen.

NHL Free Agency: Goalie Carousel Spins Wildly

The goalie market was crowded heading into the start of free agency. Some teams jumped the other gun, other scenarios were waiting for a Jacob Markstrom decision to play out.

NHL Rumors: Coyotes, Bruins, Wild, Canucks, Flames and Islanders

Coyotes waiting on the Bruins. Wild looking to re-sign Bartkowski. Canucks won’t split overages and may circle back to Stecher. Flames and Jankowski parting ways.

Early Offseason Top NHL Trade Candidates

This offseason trade market could be a busy one with numerous teams looking to shed salary. A look at some of the early offseason trade candidates.

NHL Rumors: Capitals, Oilers, Flames, Canucks and Avalanche

Lundqvist to sign with the Capitals? Athanasiou and Benning to hit free agency. Flames could be busy this week. Goalie options for the Canucks and Avalanche. A OEL fallback for the Canucks

NHL Rumors: Wayne Simmonds, Minnesota Wild, LA Kings, Matt Murray, Chicago Blackhawks, and the Toronto Maple Leafs

Wayne Simmonds free to talk to teams. Wild may not have the assets for a Blue Jackets goaltender. Matt Murray was almost traded. Dreger on the Toronto Maple Leafs goaltending situation

NHL Rumors: Minnesota Wild, Ottawa Senators, and the San Jose Sharks

Wild looking for goaltenders. Nothing for Dorion to consider yet. Sharks still have a bit of cap room to worth with. Thornton’s plans unknown.

NHL News: Flames, Sharks, Wild, Niskanen, Qualifying Offers, Islanders, Senators, Leafs, and Flyers

Matt Niskanen tells Flyers he’s retiring. Dubnyk traded to Sharks. Players who were qualified and not qualified today. Maple Leafs re-sign Jason Spezza.