Canucks re-sign two defensemen, Maple Leafs sign Martin Marincin, plus updates on the Canadiens, Oilers, Jets and Flames.
MONTREAL GAZETTE: The Canadiens are the top sports brand in Canada.
EDMONTON SUN: The Oilers brand struggles in Canada’s sports markets.
SPECTOR’S NOTE: No surprise the Canadiens are the top brand while the Oilers are struggling. In recent years, the Habs have become Canada’s best NHL team, while the Oilers are paying the price for nearly a decade of mediocrity.
WINNIPEG FREE PRESS: The Jets recently completed their development camp.
CALGARY SUN: A look at five players who stood out during the Flames recent development-camp scrimmage.