Link City: Ruutu, Vermette

Jagr beat the Jets last night in OT after Wayne Simmonds tied the game late in regulation.  

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-ZlIFpwZC8hQ/TmlCCqZ_0dI/AAAAAAABt2s/VSHBrFE4KsM/puck.pngTuomo Ruutu signed an extension with the Hurricanes worth $19 million over four years.  [Canes]

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-ZlIFpwZC8hQ/TmlCCqZ_0dI/AAAAAAABt2s/VSHBrFE4KsM/puck.pngColumbus traded Antoine Vermette to Phoenix in exchange for draft picks and Curtis McElhinney.  [TSN]

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-ZlIFpwZC8hQ/TmlCCqZ_0dI/AAAAAAABt2s/VSHBrFE4KsM/puck.pngA few weeks ago Ralph Nader wrote an open letter to Gary Bettman asking him to ban fighting.  Yahoo's Ryan Lambert blasted Nader, and now Nader responded to Lambert.  [Puck Daddy]

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-ZlIFpwZC8hQ/TmlCCqZ_0dI/AAAAAAABt2s/VSHBrFE4KsM/puck.pngThe Sharks are missing Martin Havlat and are going to need to have him to make a playoff run. [Yahoo] They may also be serious about Rick Nash [PHT]

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-ZlIFpwZC8hQ/TmlCCqZ_0dI/AAAAAAABt2s/VSHBrFE4KsM/puck.pngThe Red Wings and Todd Bertuzzi are close to a contract extension.  [NHL]

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-ZlIFpwZC8hQ/TmlCCqZ_0dI/AAAAAAABt2s/VSHBrFE4KsM/puck.pngLooks like Jonathan Toews has a concussion.  [PHT]

King's forward Kyle Clifford delivered a headshot to Gilbert Brule last night.  Clifford received a match penalty and is suspended pending review.  

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