Kasperi Kapanen RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blues Claim Kasperi Kapanen Off Waivers From Penguins

    PensBurgh "The Pittsburgh Penguins got some salary relief today when it was announced at 2:00pm that the St. Louis Blues elected to claim Kasperi Kapanen off of waivers. Kapanen and his $3.2 million salary through the 2023-24 season is off the Pens’ books — ending the second stint of the..." February 25

  • Penguins to place Kasperi Kapanen on waivers: Why now and what’s next for Pittsburgh?

    The Athletic "The Penguins will place forward Kasperi Kapanen on waivers Friday, coach Mike Sullivan said. Here’s what you need to know: Kapanen was held out of Friday’s practice. Sullivan said he’s not sure what the next steps are for Kapanen if he..." February 24

  • The Pittsburgh Penguins could trade Kasperi Kapanen as they seek cap relief

    Daily Faceoff "On Thursday’s edition of Daily Faceoff Live hosts Frank Seravalli and Colby Cohen reviewed the former’s latest trade deadline big board. Kasperi Kapanen could be actively shopped as the Pittsburgh Penguins try to create cap space for the returning Jan..." February 23

  • Penguins forward Kasperi Kapanen rejoins teammates in practice

    TribLIVE "Pittsburgh Penguins forward Kasperi Kapanen did not exactly stand out among the crowd during his team’s practice session in Cranberry on Wednesday. He was wearing a white jersey, which usually signals a convalescing player who is not to absorb contact while working his way back..." January 26

  • Can Penguins Find A Trade Partner For Kasperi Kapanen?

    Pittsburgh Hockey Now "The NHL trade market is different than it was one year ago. NHL GMs have overspent en masse, perhaps not expecting so much company and so few teams with the salary cap space to create soft landings for their overspending mistakes. Moving bad contracts and regrets now costs a first-round pick...." November 29

  • Penguins’ stars need Jason Zucker, Kasperi Kapanen. Will they respond?

    The Athletic "Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Kris Letang will slow down at some point. As things currently stand, though, they remain the picture of greatness, the foundation of a championship-caliber team. We have learned over the years, however, that no matter how great..." September 27