Kevin Shattenkirk RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kevin Shattenkirk explains other reason he signed with Rangers

    New York Post "If it was clear that Kevin Shattenkirk wanted to come play for the Rangers, maybe it wasn’t clear just how confident he was about their chance to win a Stanley Cup. The 28-year-old defenseman from New Rochelle signed his four-year, $26.6 million contract as a free agent on July 1, carrying an..." July 18

  • Kevin Shattenkirk explains why he left money on table to sign with Rangers

    Sporting News "For Kevin Shattenkirk, it really wasn't all about the money. Sure, he landed a four-year, $26.6 million contract from the Rangers on Saturday, but at the same time the NHL's most sought-after free agent this summer left quite a bit of cash on the table. And that's quite all right for the native..." July 02

  • Kevin Shattenkirk signs four-year deal with New York Rangers

    Sportsnet "Kevin Shattenkirk is heading to his home state as the New Rochelle, N.Y., native has signed with the New York Rangers. It’s a four-year deal, as first reported by Kevin Weekes‏, and according to Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports it comes with an annual salary cap of $6.65 million." July 01

  • Kevin Shattenkirk will sign with Rangers for four years at $6.9M per year....or maybe he won't

    CBS Sports "The biggest name of NHL free agency appears to be headed to the Big Apple. Kevin Shattenkirk is expected to sign with the New York Rangers, according to NHL Network's Kevin Weekes. Weekes, sharing "unofficial" word via Twitter Saturday morning, said he believes the Washington Capitals..." July 01

  • Lightning reach out to UFA Kevin Shattenkirk

    Tampa Bay Times "Lightning GM Steve Yzerman said he planned to explore free agency for potential needs, which include bolstering his blueline and adding another wing or two. And it sounds like Tampa Bay is kicking the tires on the biggest fish in the free agent market, veteran defenseman Kevin..." June 25

  • T.J. Oshie, Kevin Shattenkirk have different free-agent plans "Forward T.J. Oshie, who can become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, said Friday his preference is to stay with the Washington Capitals. Defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk said he'll explore the market. "Right now, I'm a Capital, and I feel like that's where I'll be," Oshie said. "If something..." May 13

  • Kevin Shattenkirk wants No. 1 role next season

    TSN "Kevin Shattenkirk wants be more than an offensive defenceman regarded as a power-play specialist. The Washington Capitals defenceman, who is set to become an unrestricted free agent in July, said he wants to take a No. 1 role next season. He said he will see if he and Capitals can work out..." May 12

  • LeBrun sees Devils among teams trying to land Shattenkirk

    Fanrag Sports "The overtime winner scored by Kevin Shattenkirk in Game 3 on Monday night against the Pittsburgh Penguins may end up turning around what’s been a lackluster postseason for the talented Washington Capitals defenseman, but will any of his playoff results really matter when it comes to getting the..." May 04

  • Shattenkirk unlikely to see UFA value impacted by playoffs

    Fanrag Sports "Provided he’s not re-signed by the Washington Capitals before July 1, Kevin Shattenkirk will be one of the most attractive names on the free agent mark this summer. Before he can reach that stage though, he and his teammates are trying to shake the playoff curse that seemingly haunts this..." April 20

  • Shattenkirk to have hearing for charging Kings' Gravel "Washington Capitals defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Sunday for charging against Los Angeles Kings defenseman Kevin Gravel. The incident occurred at 15:57 of the third period of the game at Staples Center on Saturday. Shattenkirk..." March 12

  • Capitals’ Kevin Shattenkirk suspended 2 games for charging

    Sportsnet "Washington Capitals defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk has been suspended two games for charging, the NHL’s department of player safety announced Sunday. Shattenkirk launched himself into Los Angeles Kings defenceman Kevin Gravel on Saturday, resulting in a two-minute minor. It was just..." March 12

  • Kevin Shattenkirk finding his way with Capitals "Kevin Shattenkirk was looking forward to having Sunday off. The 28-year-old defenseman said he needed a day "to really just decompress" after a crazy week that began with him being traded to the Washington Capitals by the St. Louis Blues late Monday. After playing three games with his new..." March 05

  • Why the Kevin Shattenkirk deal will help Capitals finally win the Stanley Cup

    Fox Sports "The NHL’s trade deadline isn’t until Wednesday afternoon but the biggest deal of the season may have gone down a few days prior. On Monday night, the Capitals swung a blockbuster deal for St. Louis Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk. Shattenkirk, one of the most talented available pieces on the..." February 28

  • Capitals mortgage future with bold Shattenkirk trade

    Sportsnet "That clattering sound you heard from the U.S. capital Monday night was Brian MacLellan splashing all of his chips on the table and giving his roster its greatest chance to win a Stanley Cup in its 43-year history. This, of course, arrives on the heels of its last greatest chance to win a..." February 28

  • Armstrong: Shattenkirk trade continues Blues' transition to 'newer team'

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The phone call from Blues general manager Doug Armstrong to defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk that both parties had expected for some time finally took place Monday night. The nearly two-year saga of Shattenkirk's future in St. Louis ended in a cordial conversation. Armstrong usually keeps these..." February 28

  • Blues trade Kevin Shattenkirk to Capitals "Not satisfied with being in first place in the NHL standings and allowing the fewest goals in the League, the Washington Capitals made a bold move to further strengthen their defense by acquiring Kevin Shattenkirk from the St. Louis Blues on Monday. Shattenkirk, 28, was the one of the top..." February 28

  • Shattenkirk vetoed $42-million sign-and-trade agreement

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The Blues had a trade in place that would have sent Kevin Shattenkirk to a club with a long-term extension, but the defenseman nixed the deal, the Post-Dispatch has learned. Discussions between the Blues and another club fell apart about six weeks ago on a trade that would have given..." February 24

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