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  1. Tyler Myers agrees to seven-year, $38.5 million extension with Buffalo

    Sep 15, 2011, 9:49 AM EDT

    Tyler Myers

    As it turns out, yesterday’s reports were true. Tyler Myers signs up for seven more years with the Buffalo Sabres.

  2. Report: Islanders to sign John Tavares to six-year, $33 million deal

    Sep 14, 2011, 4:55 PM EDT

    Curtis McElhinney, John Tavares

    After the reports started up last night, John Tavares is getting his long-term deal to stay with the Islanders and it’s a beauty of a contract from Isles GM Garth Snow.

  3. Logan Couture’s contract extension details: Two years, $5.75 million

    Aug 26, 2011, 2:38 PM EDT

    Logan Couture

    Logan Couture’s new contract extension with the Sharks is a touch of brilliance from Sharks GM Doug Wilson.

  4. Logan Couture and Sharks agree to two-year extension

    Aug 25, 2011, 11:59 PM EDT

    San Jose Sharks v Vancouver Canucks - Game Two

    The Sharks and Logan Couture have agreed on a two-year contract extension that will keep Calder Trophy runner-up in San Jose until the end of the 2013-14 season.

  5. Coyotes already looking to lock up Doan

    Aug 19, 2011, 7:31 PM EDT

    Detroit Red Wings v Phoenix Coyotes - Game Four

    Even though they have about 300 days to negotiate, the Phoenix Coyotes are ready to get contract talks started with captain Shane Doan.

  6. Patrick Sharp signs long-awaited contract extension with Chicago for five years, $29.5 million

    Aug 3, 2011, 1:14 PM EDT

    Patrick Sharp

    It’s been in the workings for a while now, but the Blackhawks finally have inked scoring stud Patrick Sharp to a five year contract extension.

  7. Brent Burns signs five year extension with San Jose worth $28.8 million

    Aug 1, 2011, 12:34 PM EDT

    Brent Burns

    When Brent Burns was traded to San Jose from Minnesota, he was due to become a free agent after next season. Instead, he’s cashing in big with a monster five-year extension with the Sharks.

  8. Selanne continues to contemplate retirement; channeling his inner-Brett Favre?

    Jul 21, 2011, 8:00 AM EDT

    San Jose Sharks v Anaheim Ducks

    As Teemu Selanne continues contemplate retirement yet again (and the Ducks continue to anxiously await his decision), is he becoming the NHL’s version of Brett Favre?

  9. Proactive signing: Bruins re-sign Adam McQuaid before free agency next year

    Jul 14, 2011, 7:51 PM EDT

    Boston Bruins v Vancouver Canucks - Game Seven

    Adam McQuaid and the Stanley Cup champion Boston Bruins have already agreed to a three-year contract extension that will keep him in New England until 2015. Well that didn’t take long.

  10. Kevin Bieksa signs five-year deal with Vancouver worth $23 million

    Jun 27, 2011, 4:32 PM EDT

    Kevin Bieksa

    Last summer Kevin Bieksa was the most rumored to be traded player in Vancouver. This summer, he’s signing a five-year deal to stick around.

  11. Calgary finally deals Robyn Regehr to Buffalo and signs Alex Tanguay to five year extension

    Jun 25, 2011, 1:46 PM EDT

    Alex Tanguay, Robyn Regehr

    Calgary got busy on day two of the NHL draft finalizing their trade of Robyn Regehr to Buffalo and signing Alex Tanguay to a five-year extension.

  12. Devin Setoguchi signs 3 year, $9 million extension with Sharks

    Jun 23, 2011, 8:45 PM EDT

    Devin Setoguchi; Jannik Hansen

    The San Jose Sharks signed restricted free agent Devin Setoguchi to a 3-year deal with $3 million per season. It looks like the young forward corps in San Jose just got a little stronger next season.

  13. More re-signings: Andrei Kostitsyn stays in Montreal, Craig Adams stays a Penguin

    Jun 9, 2011, 5:11 PM EDT

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    Andrei Kostitsyn

    A few teams settled up with free agents-to-be today including Montreal, Pittsburgh, and St. Louis.

  14. Flames re-sign Brett Carson to a two-year contract

    Jun 9, 2011, 1:46 PM EDT

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    Brett Carson

    The Flames are retaining one young blue liner in Brett Carson keeping him around for two more years.

  15. Toronto re-signs goalie James Reimer to three-year, $5.4 million deal

    Jun 9, 2011, 1:01 PM EDT

    James Reimer

    Toronto’s latest goalie of the future is now locked up for three more years. Let’s hope this turns out better than it did for Vesa Toskala.

  16. Oilers sign Ryan Jones to a two year contract extension

    May 29, 2011, 5:15 PM EDT

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    Ryan Jones

    He’s traveled around a bit for such a young career, but Ryan Jones will call Edmonton his home for the next two years.

  17. Islanders sign Kyle Okposo to five year contract extension; Hope is alive in Long Island?

    May 25, 2011, 5:28 PM EDT

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    Kyle Okposo

    After getting Calder Trophy candidate Michael Grabner locked up a couple weeks ago, the Islanders are taking care of more of their future by signing Kyle Okposo to a five year extension.

  18. Blackhawks show Corey Crawford their faith, sign him to a three year deal

    May 19, 2011, 4:34 PM EDT

    Corey Crawford

    Chicago is showing their faith in Corey Crawford to carry them ahead for the future by signing the potential restricted free agent to a three year deal.

  19. Avalanche re-sign winger Milan Hejduk to a one-year deal

    May 11, 2011, 3:14 PM EDT

    Milan Hejduk

    The Avalanche are keeping one important and familiar face around for another year as Milan Hejduk re-signs with the team.

  20. Sabres officially extend Lindy Ruff’s contract in Buffalo

    Apr 29, 2011, 1:46 PM EDT

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    Lindy Ruff

    The longest tenured head coach in the NHL will get to extend his stay in Buffalo even with new ownership. Lindy Ruff is a Buffalo fixture.

  21. Report: Rangers handed John Tortorella three-year extension months ago

    Apr 24, 2011, 12:05 PM EDT

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    John Tortorella

    According to a NY Post report, John Tortorella quietly signed a three-year contract extension a couple months ago.

  22. Veteran savvy: Capitals sign Mike Knuble to one year extension

    Apr 11, 2011, 11:05 AM EDT

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    Mike Knuble

    Having age and veteran savvy on your side are two valuable assets to have. Being able to produce nice numbers when you’re over 35 is helpful too.

  23. Not a typo: Ottawa owner Eugene Melnyk gives GM Bryan Murray three year contract extension

    Apr 8, 2011, 1:47 PM EDT

    Bryan Murray

    No, that isn’t a misprint. Ottawa is giving general manager Bryan Murray a three-year contract extension to try and lead the Senators out of

  24. Senators curiously sign Craig Anderson to four-year $12.75 million contract extension

    Mar 21, 2011, 12:29 PM EDT

    Craig Anderson

    The Senators rebuild begins with… Craig Anderson? It’s true as they’ve signed him up to a four-year extension.

  25. Ducks sign defenseman Luca Sbisa to four-year extension

    Mar 8, 2011, 3:54 PM EDT

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    Luca Sbisa

    The young Swiss defenseman Luca Sbisa gets rewarded for his improved play this season in Anaheim with a four year extension.

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