The Detroit Red Wings have signed forward Jason Williams to a one-year, $1.5 million contract.
The New Jersey Devils have re-signed forward Brendan Shanahan to a one-year deal.
The Vancouver Canucks have re-signed forward Jannik Hansen to a one-year, two-way contract.
Buffalo Sabres defenseman Teppo Numminen has retired from hockey. Brochu's take: One of the few remaining players that actually played for the Winnipeg Jets, he will be missed.
Brochu's European rumor roundup:
The Ottawa Senators have signed defenseman Drew Bannister to a one-year deal. Bannister played for the Kassel Huskies in Germany last season.
Forward Jeff Hamilton has left the Toronto Maple Leafs organization and signed with HC Lugano in Switzerland. Source
Nashville Predators forward Antti Pihlstrom has left the organization and signed with Swedish club Farjestad. Source