Greene Traded To Los Angeles

Former Sioux defenseman Matt Greene was traded from Edmonton to Los Angeles today. Edmonton also sent forward Jarret Stoll to Los Angeles in exchange for defenseman Lubomir Visnovsky. Greene has played his whole NHL career with the Oilers. Since being called up by Edmonton as a rookie in 2005-06, Greene has only played one game…
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Former Sioux Set For Free Agency

A few former Sioux players will be free agents when the free agency period opens up on Tuesday. Unrestricted free agents and last season’s salary: Mike Commodore, D, Ottawa Senators (age 27) — $1.3 millionDavid Hale, D, Calgary Flames (age 26) — $590,000Ryan Bayda, F, Carolina Hurricanes (age 26) — $475,000 Restricted free agent and last season’s…
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Who Makes The NHL?

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette did an interesting piece over the weekend on who is making the NHL. The paper made a chart based on every team’s NHL roster at the end of the season and what round the player was drafted in. Here are the results: First round — 31.7%Second round — 15.9%Undrafted — 11.3%Third round…
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Free Agent Campers (updated)

At least two UND free agents will attend development camps this summer. Ryan Duncan, who attended St. Louis’ camp last summer, has been invited to the Pittsburgh Penguins’ camp this summer. And Jean-Philippe Lamoureux, who just completed his senior season, will attend camp in St. Louis along with T.J. Oshie and Chris Porter. Thanks to…
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