Erik Karlsson, San Jose Sharks agree to eight-year contract

All-Star defenceman Erik Karlsson signed an eight-year deal to remain with the San Jose Sharks. The team did not release contract figures, but multiple reports on Monday said it’s worth about $11.5 million per year. His contract will be among…

Ottawa Senators name D.J. Smith as new head coach

The Ottawa Senators announced Thursday that they have named former Toronto Maple Leafs assistant coach D.J. Smith as the team’s new head coach. According to the organization, Smith has agreed to a three-year deal with the Senators. READ MORE: Governing…