|10/23/2011 1:26:00 PM||Description: The Montreal Canadiens have acquired forward Petteri Nokelainen and defenseman Garrett Stafford from the Phoenix Coyotes for forward Brock Trotter and a seventh-round pick in 2012.
TSN||Insight: The Habs acquired Nokelainen as a stopgap option to replace the Scott Gomez, who is expected to be sidelined for at least a week. Nokelainen simply doesn't score enough to be on fantasy rosters. |
|5/20/2011 6:04:00 PM||Description: The Phoenix Coyotes have signed free agent forward Petteri Nokelainen to a one-year contract.
TSN||Insight: Nokelainen played for the Coyotes during the 2009-10 season, but he played in his native Finland during the 2010-11 season. This signing has little relevance in fantasy leagues.|
|5/15/2011 4:45:00 PM||Description: Finland has won the gold medal at the World Hockey Championships with a 6-1 win over Sweden on Sunday.
TSN||Insight: Finland exploded for five goals in the third period to earn the win. The gold medal is the Finns' first at the World Hockey Championship since 1995.|