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.United States
It was announced on September 18, 2021 that Chara would return to the Islanders on a one year contract. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@zeechara33)

  • Zdeno Chara signed a one year contract with the Islanders
  • He is the tallest player to feature in the NHL
  • In 2020, Chara was named into the IIHF All-Time Slovakia Team

.New York, NY, USA
Zdeno Chara is a defenseman. (Photo Credit: Instagram/zeechara33)

  • Zdeno Chara is set to return to the club where he started
  • He was drafted by New York Islanders in 1996
  • "It's kind of a full circle," Chara said

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The NHL on Friday agreed on a deal with international bodies including the IOC. (Photo credit: AP)

  • NHL players had skipped the 2018 Pyeongchang Games
  • The players will still have the opportunity to withdraw if pandemic circumstances warrant
  • The NHL had scheduled a three-week break 

San Jose Sharks forward Evander Kane. (Photo credit: Instagram/Evander Kane)

  • The league said through its official Twitter account that it was made aware of the social media posts by Anna Kane
  • The gambling history of Kane and his finances have been public knowledge for some time
  • He was sued by a Las Vegas club in 2019 for failing to repay a $500,000 gambling debt

.Seattle, WA, USA
The signing was announced by Kraken on Wednesday. (Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • Philipp Grubauer has signed on a whopping $35.4 million contract
  • Signing the Grubauer, gives Kraken their No. 1 goaltender for the season 
  • Grubauer went 30-9-1 with a 2.34 goals-against average

.Vegas, NV, USA
(Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • Blackhawks have acquired this season's best goalie Marc-Andre Fleury
  • Vegas received forward starlet Mikael Hakkarainen
  • Fleury won the Vezina Trophy in NHL this year