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NHL Rumor Mill – September 11, 2014

Updates on Ryan Johansen, Marc-Andre Fleury, Marc Staal, Johnny Boychuk, Johnny Oduya and Marc Methot.  The Columbus Dispatch’s Aaron Portzline reports the stalled contract talks between the Blue Jackets and the agent for Ryan Johansen are expected to resume... read more

NHL Rumor Mill – September 10, 2014

Latest on the Wild and Devils, plus a look at several notable remaining unrestricted free agents.  STARTRIBUNE.COM/TWINCITIES.COM: Michael Russo reports the agent for Minnesota Wild RFA Nino Niederreiter claims his client rejected “an amazing offer” from a... read more