The 31-year-old Chicago native will earn $625,000 next season and $675,000 in 2008-09. Battaglia had 31 points (12-19) in 82 games in largely a checking role with the Leafs last season.
Detroit Red Wings Face Buy-or-Sell Decision for Trade Deadline
Adam Proteau says the Detroit Red Wings should play it safe ahead of the NHL's trade deadline despite still being in the playoff race.
Fantasy Weekend Rundown: Streamers Before NHL All-Star Break
It’s the last weekend before the NHL all-star break, so Saturday’s busy with a two-game Sunday. Jason Chen finds players to stream for fantasy hockey.
Canucks in Flux: Ilya Mikheyev Is Shut Down as Team's Break Begins
The Vancouver Canucks are 2-1-0 under new coach Rick Tocchet after Friday's win, but Ilya Mikheyev is now done for the season to rehab an ACL injury.
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