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  1. Report: Dallas’ Roy undergoes shoulder surgery, out ’til November (Updated)

    Jul 11, 2012, 3:58 PM EDT

    Derek Roy

    The Stars acquired him from Buffalo nine days ago.

  2. Roundup: Caps re-sign Hamill, Rangers get Segal

    Jul 11, 2012, 1:30 PM EDT

    Zach Hamill

    Washington acquired Hamill — Boston’s eighth overall pick in 2007 — back in May.

  3. Shane Doan pushes personal deadline to July 16

    Jul 11, 2012, 11:11 AM EDT

    Shane Doan

    Will the Coyotes ownership drama be cleared up by then?

  4. Pens coach talks up Alex Semin

    Jul 10, 2012, 3:38 PM EDT

    Alex Semin

    Could we see the talented Russian on Sidney Crosby’s wing next season?

  5. Staal: One more elite forward and Carolina’s “among the top teams in the Eastern Conference”

    Jul 10, 2012, 12:07 PM EDT

    Eric Staal

    ‘Canes captain excited about his team’s aggressive offseason pursuit of talent.

  6. Lightning sign Teddy Purcell to a three-year extension worth $13.5 million

    Jul 10, 2012, 9:49 AM EDT

    Teddy Purcell

    He had a career year last season for Tampa Bay.

  7. PHT Morning Skate: Where everyone wants Shane Doan

    Jul 10, 2012, 8:39 AM EDT

    Shane Doan

    Seriously, the entire league is trying to sign him. That and more in the Morning Skate.

  8. Rangers sign Jeff Halpern for one year, $700K

    Jul 10, 2012, 12:40 AM EDT

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    Pittsburgh Penguins v Washington Capitals

    He’s a strong faceoff guy.

  9. Minnesota introduces Parise and Suter — its new alternate captains

    Jul 9, 2012, 1:52 PM EDT

    Parise Suter

    Of note, Parise’s wearing his dad’s old No. 11.

  10. POLL: Nash, Ryan, Doan or Semin — who would you want?

    Jul 9, 2012, 12:43 PM EDT

    Rick Nash

    Pretend you’re a general manager.

  11. Reports: Alex Semin has no timetable to sign, may have monster KHL offer

    Jul 9, 2012, 10:05 AM EDT

    Alexander Semin

    A three-year, $30 million offer from CSKA would be huge if it’s real.

  12. PHT Morning Skate: Where the rumor mill gets a bit silly

    Jul 9, 2012, 7:45 AM EDT

    Alexander Semin

    Hear the one about Alex Semin going to Pittsburgh? It’s not true. That and a little bit more in the Morning Skate.

  13. Will the Senators express an interest in Semin?

    Jul 8, 2012, 10:00 PM EDT

    Alexander Semin #28 of the Washington Capitals celebrates after scoring the game winning goal in the shootout against the Montreal Canadiens at the Verizon Center on March 31, 2012 in Washington, DC. The Capitals won the game 3-2.
(March 30, 2012 - Source: Greg Fiume/Getty Images North America)

    If the reports of their attempts to acquire Rick Nash and then Bobby Ryan are true, they’re clearly hungry for a top-six forward.

  14. Mike Green decides against filing for arbitration

    Jul 7, 2012, 8:01 PM EDT

    Mike Green #52 of the Washington Capitals skates with the puck against the New York Rangers in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 12, 2012 in New York City.
(May 11, 2012 - Source: Paul Bereswill/Getty Images North America)

    He’s expected to continue to negotiate for a contract extension with the Capitals.

  15. Breaking down the Top 3 remaining UFAs

    Jul 7, 2012, 5:39 PM EDT

    Alexander Semin

    Most of the big fish have been scooped up, but there’s still some interesting players available.

  16. PHT Morning Skate: Where trade rumors continue to swirl

    Jul 7, 2012, 9:56 AM EDT

    Paul Stastny

    Patrick Marleau and Paul Stastny join the list but don’t expect much action. That and more in the Morning Skate.

  17. Report: Flames aren’t shopping Bouwmeester, but there’s interest

    Jul 6, 2012, 10:41 PM EDT

    Jay Bouwmeester #4 of the Calgary Flames during NHL action on December 04, 2011 against the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
(December 3, 2011 - Source: Rich Lam/Getty Images North America

    There aren’t many potential alternatives out there for teams seeking a top-four defenseman.

  18. Dallas’ Wandell accepts qualify offer: one year, $892,500

    Jul 6, 2012, 5:13 PM EDT

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    Tom Wandell

    He’ll be in tough for minutes at center next season, though.

  19. Carolina GM would consider Semin on “a short-term basis”

    Jul 6, 2012, 11:46 AM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 2: Alexander Semin #28 of Washington Capitals skates during warmups before Game Three of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs against the New York Rangers on May 2, 2012 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/NHLI via Getty Images)

    “We wouldn’t want to get locked in to anything, because we’ve all heard the stories about him,” says Jim Rutherford.

  20. Jay Beagle re-signs with Capitals for three years, $2.7M

    Jul 5, 2012, 6:29 PM EDT

    Anaheim Ducks v Washington Capitals

    Bringing back the bark (and other dog puns).

  21. Washington re-ups with Perreault: two years, $2 million

    Jul 5, 2012, 1:54 PM EDT

    Mathieu Perreault

    Skillful forward sticks with the Caps.

  22. The search for the elusive Crosby winger continues

    Jul 4, 2012, 3:44 PM EDT

    Sidney Crosby

    Pens GM Ray Shero had his sights set on Zach Parise.

  23. So…what do the Devils do now?

    Jul 4, 2012, 1:39 PM EDT

    Lou Lamoriello

    Their captain and three-time leading scorer is gone.

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