On Thursday evening, Dallas Stars goaltender Richard Bachman and defenseman Mark Fistric filed for salary arbitration prior to the 5 p.m., deadline on July 5.
This means that if the player and organization are unable to come to an agreement on a new deal, a hearing will occur between the team, the player and a third party salary arbitrator at some point between the dates of July 20 and August 4 to determine a new salary for the 2012-13 season.
Bachman valiantly stepped into the spotlight after Kari Lehtonen fell to an injury halfway through the year.
In his first season as backup, the 24-year old Salt Lake City native went 8-5-1 in 18 appearances, recorded a ....
Ed Snider is old school, like E.F. Hutton, when he speaks Paul Holmgren listens.
When the 2010-2011 season ended for the Flyers in the second round of the playoffs, Ed Snider was asked about the goalie situation.
After seeing the goalie-go-round in this years playoffs the long time owner of the Flyers stated on camera that what was seen in these playoffs in the Flyers net will never happen again. That is a lot of pressure to put on your general manager, but on June 7th Paul Holmgren obliged the owner by obtaining the rights to unrestricted free agent Ilya Bryzgalov.
The Flyers sent Phantoms forward Matt Clackson, a third round pick in 2012 and a future 3rd round draft p...
Vokoun All But Assured to be in an Avs Uni Next Year
Yesterday, the Avs put in Qualifiying offers on players, and also let some go. It was already stated Peter Budaj would not be resigned, however the Avs also did not qualify RFA Brian Elliott. This means that as of right now the Avs have absolutely no goaltenders on their roster. To add to that, the Avs also have around $20 mill they have to spend just to get to the cap floor. This means that Avs will be forced to be big spenders come Friday. This all but assures the Avs will put a serious offer on Tomas Vokoun, who is ranked as the number one FA goalie available. &n...