Tom Urtz Jr.

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How Bright Is Chris Kreider's Future with New York Rangers?

The ballad of Chris Kreider has been interesting to say the least, but how bright is the Boxford, MA native's future with the New York Rangers? Although Kreider has had an up-and-down career to date, he is finally starting to show that he can be an effective NHL scorer.<p>The 6'3" forward was given a …

Maple Leafs Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

The Toronto Maple Leafs made two of the biggest splashes of the day by signing David Clarkson and re-signing Tyler Bozak, but they may end up regretting the compliance buyout of Mikhail Grabovski.<p><b>UPDATE: July 5, 2013 10:01 p.m. ET</b><p>Jonathan Bernier has been re-signed according to Ren Lavoie of RDS. …

Philadelphia Flyers Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

The Philadelphia Flyers made their biggest moves before the start of free agency, but the addition of goaltender Ray Emery will shore up the team's goaltending situation.<p><b>UPDATE July 5, 2013 5:21 p.m. ET</b><p>Paul Holmgren met with the media to talk about the Vincent Lecavalier signing now that is is …

New York Rangers Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

The New York Rangers bolstered their bottom six by signing Dominic Moore and Benoit Pouliot, but there could be trades on the horizon because of the need for cap space to re-sign key-restricted free agents.<p><b>UPDATE: July 5, 2013 7:03 p.m. ET</b><p>The Rangers have made another depth move by adding 6'3" and …

Boston Bruins Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

The Boston Bruins may have lost Nathan Horton, Andrew Ference and Anton Khudobin to free-agency, but the addition of Jarome Iginla and the swap of Tyler Seguin for Loui Eriksson should allow them to contend for the Cup in 2013-14.<p><b>UPDATE July 5, 2013 8:00 p.m. ET</b><p>The Bruins took a low-risk signing …

Red Wings Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

The Detroit Red Wings revamped their top six today with the additions of Daniel Alfredsson and Stephen Weiss, and project to be contenders in 2013-14.<p><b>UPDATE: July 5, 4:39 p.m. ET</b><p>Damien Brunner will not be returning to the Red Wings according to GM Ken Holland.<p>---End of Update---<p><b>UPDATE: July 5, 3:07</b> …

Penguins Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

The Pittsburgh Penguins had a quiet day highlighted by the re-signing of Craig Adams, and the addition of defenseman Rob Scuderi, because they made their major moves before the start of free agency.<p><b>UPDATE: July 5, 2013 5:53 p.m. ET</b><p>The Penguins made a smart move re-signing veteran fourth-liner Craig …

NHL Free Agency 2013: Playing Fact or Fiction with the Biggest Rumors

The opening of NHL free agency on July 5 was a huge bang for players such as the Toronto Maple Leafs' David Clarkson, the Detroit Red Wings' Daniel Alfredsson and various others, but there are still some big rumors percolating.<p>Some involve free agents, free agents-to-be and players who are …