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Matt Niskanen

  1. All-in on Niskanen? Red Wings out of Ehrhoff hunt

    Jul 1, 2014, 10:01 AM EDT

    Buffalo Sabres v Nashville Predators

    Dan Boyle is also on their shopping list.

  2. PHT Morning Skate: Free agency day is upon us

    Jul 1, 2014, 8:20 AM EDT

    Dave Nonis

    All the links to start your day ahead.

  3. Babcock has been ‘all over’ Holland to get more right-shooting d-men

    Jun 30, 2014, 11:37 AM EDT

    Mike Babcock

    “I just think it’s so much easier when you have a right and lefty on every pair.”

  4. Sabres use compliance buyout on Christian Ehrhoff

    Jun 29, 2014, 10:31 AM EDT

    Christian Ehrhoff

    He signed a 10-year, $40 million deal in 2011.

  5. Niskanen definitely going to market, agent confirms

    Jun 26, 2014, 12:58 PM EDT

    Matt Niskanen #2 of the Pittsburgh Penguins takes a shot against the Boston Bruins during Game One of the Eastern Conference Final of the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Consol Energy Center on June 1, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
(May 31, 2013 - Source: Jamie Sabau/Getty Images North America)

    Highly coveted d-man could be the biggest UFA prize of the summer.

  6. Vanek, Stastny, Niskanen, Mitchell on Minnesota’s shopping list

    Jun 26, 2014, 9:05 AM EDT

    Chuck Fletcher

    Wild GM Chuck Fletcher is going to be busy.

  7. Report: Richards, Niskanen among targets for ‘aggressive’ Isles

    Jun 25, 2014, 7:12 PM EDT

    garthsnowgetty

    Garth Snow, looking to make a splash in free agency.

  8. Welcome to the club: Benn, Rask earn first-team All-Star recognition

    Jun 24, 2014, 9:58 PM EDT

    Anaheim Ducks v Dallas Stars - Game Three

    Big accomplishment for those two players.

  9. Keith edges Weber, Chara for his second Norris Trophy

    Jun 24, 2014, 8:19 PM EDT

    duncankeithclosegetty

    By a comfortable margin, surprisingly.

  10. Rutherford says re-signing Niskanen is ‘not going to be easy’

    Jun 11, 2014, 7:16 PM EDT

    Jim Rutherford, David Morehouse

    Also had some trade ‘ideas’ thrown at him.

  11. Coyotes name Bernhardt as new director of amateur scouting

    Jun 11, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT

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    He hopes to help the team find hidden gems in the later rounds.

  12. Niskanen says Bylsma firing won’t affect his decision

    Jun 11, 2014, 10:01 AM EDT

    Matt Niskanen

    He’s an unrestricted free agent on July 1.

  13. UFA of the Day: Matt Niskanen

    Jun 6, 2014, 9:04 AM EDT

    Matt Niskanen

    A breakout season combined with a lack of competition could lead to Matt Niskanen getting a huge contract on the UFA market.

  14. Double whammy: Pens’ Maatta to undergo shoulder surgery as well

    May 21, 2014, 7:18 PM EDT

    St Louis Blues v Pittsburgh Penguins

    Just one day after fellow d-man prospect Derrick Pouliot went under knife.

  15. Pens prospect Pouliot out 4-6 months after shoulder surgery

    May 21, 2014, 6:19 PM EDT

    DerrickPouliot

    Eighth overall pick at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

  16. Now is the time to explore trading Letang

    May 14, 2014, 12:52 PM EDT

    Kris Letang

    It’s a seller’s market for right-handed d-men.

  17. And then there were 7: Penguins eliminated

    May 13, 2014, 10:00 PM EDT

    Pittsburgh Penguins v New York Rangers - Game Four

    Another crushing disappointment for Sidney Crosby & Co.

  18. Buckle up: Maatta, Orpik miss Penguins morning skate

    May 11, 2014, 12:10 PM EDT

    Olli Maatta

    Deryk Engelland may draw in for Game 6.

  19. It’s a good time to be a right-shooting d-man free agent

    May 6, 2014, 11:47 AM EDT

    Pittsburgh Penguins v Columbus Blue Jackets - Game Four

    That’s Matt Niskanen. He’ll be a right-shooting d-man free agent this summer.

  20. Fleury’s ‘great performance’ sets Pittsburgh franchise record

    May 6, 2014, 12:08 AM EDT

    NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins at Columbus Blue Jackets

    First Pens goalie to ever record back-to-back postseason shutouts.

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