Roundup of the weekend’s notable signings, plus updates on Mike Hoffman, Marcus Kruger and Sergei Plotnikov.
NHL.COM: The Minnesota Wild officially announce their re-signing of goaltender Devan Dubnyk to a six-year contract. Other signings included the Washington Capitals signing goaltender Dan Ellis and the Los Angeles Kings signing defenseman Jamie McBain.
TSN: Frank Seravalli reports Ottawa Senators forward Mike Hoffman has filed for salary arbitration.
SPECTOR’S NOTE: The deadline for players to file for salary arbitration is 5 PM ET today (July 5). For club-elected arbitration, it’s 5 pm ET on July 6. The salary arbitration period runs from July 20 to August 4, 2015. The list of arbitration hearings should be released later this week.
ESPN.COM: Contract negotiations between the Chicago Blackhawks and restricted free agent forward Marcus Kruger are ongoing.
TRIBLIVE.COM: Russian winger Sergei Plotnikov is so keen to join the Pittsburgh Penguins that he paid $500K to get out of his KHL contract.