Reaction to the signings of Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane and Cory Schneider, plus much more in today’s collection of hockey blogging goodness.
SB NATION: Adam Gretz on the Chicago Blackhawks re-signings of Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane.
DEFENDING BIG D: Erin Bolen on how the expensive new contracts for Chicago’s Jonathan Toews & Patrick Kane could affect Dallas’ Jamie Benn.
PUCK DADDY: With Toews and Kane each earning $10.5 million on their respective new contracts, Greg Wyshynski looks at other NHL stars who could become the next $10 million players.
IN LOU WE TRUST: John Fischer analyzes the Devils re-signing of Cory Schneider to a seven-year, $42 million contract.
SB NATION: Adam Gretz believes the Devils are taking a big gamble on Schneider.
SILVER SEVEN SENS: A Senators fan reacts to the Jason Spezza trade.
JAPERS’ RINK: Brooks Orpik’s contract, Corsi and context.
ST. LOUIS GAME TIME: Reaction to Vladimir Sobotka signing with a KHL team.
PUCK PONDERINGS: Who will be the captain of the San Jose Sharks next season?
NHL NUMBERS: Steve Dangle and Andrew Berkshire interviewed NHL agents Darryl Wolski and Aaron Schwartz.