In Red Wings Land
Michael Rasmussen takes first step toward becoming a Red Wing | RedWings.Com
Additional quotes from and about Michael Rasmussen after he signed his ELC with the Wings. We've got stuff from Ryan Martin and Team Canada's coach about that wrist everybody is worried about, as well as discussion about his chances of taking somebody's job out of camp (spoiler: they're not very good). Worth a read.
Around the League
Golden Knights sign D Schmidt to 2-year, $4.45M deal - Article - TSN
This one is only interesting because it's the rare case of an arbitration case actually getting a ruling by the arbitrator. Schmidt's agent said "it went fine", about the in-the-room arguments, which should be expected on an arbitration case presented by a team that didn't exist last year.