Hurricanes Re-sign Ron Hainsey

The Carolina Hurricanes have re-signed defenseman Ron Hainsey to a three-year contract. Hainsey was eligible for UFA status in July.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: Hainsey will earn $3 million for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons and $2.5 million in 2016-17. The...

Hurricanes Sign Ron Hainsey.

Raleigh News & Observer’s Chip Alexander reports the Carolina Hurricanes have signed defenseman Ron Hainsey to a one-year, $2 million contract.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: No surprise here.  The Hurricanes had to find a reasonable replacement for Joni Pitkanen,...

NHL Morning Rumor Mill – September 6, 2013.

The latest on Thomas Vanek, Ryan Miller, Cody Hodgson, Alex Pietrangelo, Marcus Johansson and more. THE BUFFALO NEWS: John Vogl reports former Sabres Brian Campbell offered up some advice to old teammates Thomas Vanek and Ryan Miller on how to handle the constant...

NHL Morning Rumor Mill – August 24, 2013.

The latest on notable available free agents, plus updates on Derek Stepan, Brian Boyle and Adam Henrique. USA TODAY: Kevin Allen recently observed “Daniel Cleary, Ryan Whitney, Brenden Morrow, Ron Hainsey, Simon Gagne, Brad Boyes, Tom Gilbert, Ian White, Damien...

NHL Morning Rumor Mill – August 21, 2013.

A list of notable remaining unrestricted free agents, and an update on the Hurricanes. SI.COM: Allan Muir listed several notable unsigned unrestricted and reasons why they remain unsigned. There’s speculation Ron Hainsey’s role with the NHLPA during the...