Archive for June, 2015

NHL-National Hockey League roundup (Reuters)

By at 30 June, 2015, 5:58 pm

June 30 (The Sports Xchange) – Two weeks after winning the Stanley Cup, the Chicago Blackhawks made a multi-player deal on Tuesday. The Blackhawks traded forwards Brandon Saad and Alex Broadhurst and defenseman Michael Paliotta to the Columbus Blue Jackets for forwards Artem Anisimov, Marko Dano, Jeremy Morin and Corey Tropp, and a fourth-round pick in the 2016 NHL Draft. Saad, 22, posted career bests in goals (23), assists (29), points (52) and ice time (17:15) in 82 regular-season games for the Blackhawks last season. He was the team’s third-leading goal scorer and finished fourth in points. …


Islanders sign Anders Lee to 4-year contract (The Associated Press)

By at 30 June, 2015, 3:47 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Islanders have signed forward Anders Lee to a four-year contract.