Peter Budaj RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bolts re-sign Budaj — two years, $2.05 million

    Pro Hockey Talk "Tampa Bay has a backup for Andrei Vasilevskiy for the foreseeable future — per TSN, goalie Peter Budaj has signed a two-year, $2.05 million extension with an average annual cap hit of $1.025M. A new deal was expected to be consummated. Last month, Bolts GM Steve Yzerman indicated the..." June 19

  • Lightning 'very interested' in re-signing Budaj

    Tampa Bay Times "There are certainly important tasks this summer for the Lightning in terms of keeping its own, with Jonathan Drouin, Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat all restricted free agents. But one position Tampa Bay needs to fill is backup goaltender for No. 1 Andrei Vasilevskiy. And if everything works out..." May 19

  • Tampa Bay trades Ben Bishop to Los Angeles for Peter Budaj, prospect Erik Cernak and draft picks

    NHL.com "The Tampa Bay Lightning traded goaltender Ben Bishop and a fifth-round pick in the 2017 NHL Draft to the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday for goaltender Peter Budaj, defenseman Erik Cernak, a seventh-round pick in 2017 and a conditional pick in this year's draft. Bishop is in the final year of a..." February 27