Sabres Links: Tallinder wanted to leave Devils, Pietrangelo signs, Biron in competition

It seems that Tallinder may have had a few issues with his former head coach Peter DeBoer, while Pietrangelo is the latest RFA to sign.

  • Hamilton: Henrik Tallinder wanted out of New Jersey [WGR 550]
  • Americans sign Johnny McGuire []/

Around The League

  • The Blues and Alex Pietrangelo agree to seven year deal [TSN]
  • Jared Boll signs three year extension with Columbus [Columbus Dispatch]
  • Lightning coach Jon Cooper says Tampa Bay will have two number one goalies [Tampa Bay Times]
  • Marty Biron and Johan Hedberg in competition for backup position for the Rangers [New York Post]
  • Paul Stastny thinks he way better now than he was in his first few seasons [Denver Post]/