The Wild appeared to have completed next season's blue line Friday when they agreed to terms with free agent Shane Hnidy , a hard-nosed veteran who spent the past two seasons with the Boston Bruins . Hnidy and Greg Zanon, picked up Wednesday
Nashville, TN (Sports Network) - The Nashville Predators were involved in two separate transactions prior to Tuesday's 3:00 p.m. trading deadline, sending defenseman Stan Neckar to the Tampa Bay Lightning and acquiring defenseman Shane Hnidy from the Ottawa Senators.
F Mark Recchi (retired); F Michael Ryder (signed with Dallas); D Tomas Kaberle (signed with Carolina); D Shane Hnidy (retired) Burning question: Can the Bruins repeat as Cup champions? Bruins at a glance Looking for the latest on
barriers, while team president (and long-ago Canuck) Cam Neely used a bullhorn to say a few words . Reserve defenseman Shane Hnidy didn't skate for the second straight day. Hnidy said he's got a minor ailment that would benefit from a couple
Michael Ryder signed with Dallas and his scoring will be missed as well, at least in the playoffs. Tomas Kaberle and Shane Hnidy were late additions to the club last season, but still became full members of the team over the course of the long
significant enough to keep someone from playing was a knee injury sustained by rookie defenseman Steven Kampfer, and with Shane Hnidy around, Kampfer may only have played if two regular blue-liners were hurt at the same time. Contrast that with first-round
exception." --He's gone from Stanley Cup champion to color analyst in the span of months. Neepawa, Manitoba, native Shane Hnidy , who helped the Boston Bruins win the Stanley Cup in June, will be the radio color commentator for Jets broadcasts
it's amazing.'' All of last year's players who are still with the team, plus Michael Ryder , Mark Recchi and Shane Hnidy attended the event. ''It came out better than I thought it could be,'' forward Brad Marchand said.
Kaberle $4.25 million.) Boston also has a few "depth" players approaching unrestricted free agency in defenseman Shane Hnidy , center Trent Whitfield and goalie Anton Khudobin. The biggest focus will be on winger Brad Marchand (32 goals
would be rookie Steven Kampfer , who hasn't played an NHL game since March 31 and never has played a playoff game, or Shane Hnidy , who has played less than five minutes in each of the three playoff games for which he's dressed. 'If you know