Antti Niemi RUMORS & NEWS

  • Canadiens claim goaltender Antti Niemi off waivers

    Sportsnet "The Montreal Canadiens have claimed goaltender Antti Niemi off waivers. Niemi began this season with the Pittsburgh Penguins but was waived after three games. He was then claimed by the Florida Panthers only to be waived by that organization on Nov. 13. " November 14

  • Panthers place G Niemi on waivers

    TSN "The Florida Panthers have placed goaltender Antti Niemi on waivers, three weeks after claiming him from the Pittsburgh Penguins. Niemi appeared in two games with the Panthers, both in relief of James Reimer, posting an .872 save percentage and a 5.08 goals against average. The 34-year-old..." November 13

  • Panthers claim goaltender Antti Niemi off waivers

    Sportsnet "The Florida Panthers have claimed goaltender Antti Niemi off of waivers. Niemi was waived by the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday, after three porous starts with the team. The 34-year-old will likely provide insurance in the crease while Roberto Luongo recovers from a hand injury suffered on..." October 24

  • Penguins place struggling goalie Antti Niemi on waivers

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "After giving up 16 goals in less than seven periods of work in his first three starts with the Penguins, goalie Antti Niemi was placed on waivers Monday afternoon. If he is not claimed by noon Tuesday, coach Mike Sullivan said the ideal scenario would see the 34-year-old Finn assigned to..." October 23

  • Penguins sign goaltender Antti Niemi

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "The Penguins picked up a pair of players within the first 10 minutes of free agency starting Saturday. A pair of sources told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that defenseman Matt Hunwick and goaltender Antti Niemi will sign free agent contracts to join the Penguins. Hunwick’s deal is for three..." July 01

  • Dallas Stars waive Antti Niemi for purpose of a buyout

    Sportsnet "With three NHL goalies currently on the roster, the Dallas Stars had $15.3 million committed to the position for next season. On Monday, according to a report from Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News, the team took a step to reduce that cost. According to Heika, the Stars waived 33-year-old..." June 26