Defenceman Mark Streit is returning to the Montreal Canadiens to a one-year contract. The Canadiens did not release the value of the deal, but multiple reports claim it's worth US$700,000. Streit was selected in the ninth round, 262nd overall by the Canadiens at the 2004 NHL draft.
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Rangers have signed center Mika Zibanejad to a $26.75 million, five-year deal.
By Gabrielle Tetrault-Farber MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian forward Danis Zaripov, a three-time world champion who played at the 2010 Olympics, has been suspended for two years after failing a doping test last season in the Kontinental Hockey League, the KHL said on Tuesday. A statement on KHL's website