Having minor league clubs 3,000 miles away has always been a problem for NHL clubs such as Anaheim and Los Angeles. This problem seems to have a new solution as a handful of a teams will be on the move for next season.
In a move that will most likely upset Edmonton Oiler fans, the Penguins have acquired goal scoring left winger David Perron from the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for Rob Klinkhammer and a 2015 first-round draft pick.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have a lot of work to do this year. The loss of James Neal, Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen will weigh heavy on the ice.
The NHL is taking a stand against climate change. The league relies on cold weather and clean water more than any other American sport, and they said they do not rely on these things solely around the NHL arenas but also in regards to local youth hockey organizations.
Veteran forward Lee Stempniak and the New York Rangers have agreed to a one-year deal worth $900,000.