Update as of 1:00 PM PST
The Washington Capitals have signed forward Mike Knuble to a 2-year, $5.6 million contract.
The New York Rangers have signed enforcer Donald Brashear to a 2-year, $2.8 million contract.
The Anaheim Ducks have re-signed defenseman Scott Niedermayer to a 1-year, $6 million contract, with bonuses.
The Vancouver Canucks have signed defenseman Aaron Rome to a 1-year, $550,000 contract.
The Nashville Predators have re-signed forward Joel Ward to a 2-year, $3 million contract.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed defenseman Lukas Krajicek to a one-year deal.
The Philadelphia Flyers have signed goalie Brian Boucher to a 2-year, $1.85 million contract.
The Montreal Canadiens have signed defenseman Jaroslav Spacek to a 3-year, $11.5 million contract. Brochu's take: I think we can safely say that GM Bob Gainey has lost his marbles.