Yesterday’s News Today
- The Hurricanes signed veteran forward Brian Gibbons to a one-year, two-way deal on the Fourth of July.
- While the Hurricanes successfully managed to keep their goalie around, the Islanders found a way to totally overthink their talks with Vezina finalist Robin Lehner. (The Athletic $)
- It’s July 5, and there are still plenty of legitimate UFA options still available. (NHL.com)
- Still without a contract, former Maple Leafs defenseman Jake Gardiner would help out any NHL blue line. (TSN)
- Tyson Barrie hopes that he will be the piece that pushes the Maple Leafs over the edge into a Stanley Cup contender. We’ll see how that works out for them.
- Jack Eichel celebrated the holiday by making a kid’s day and not using sunscreen.