The Red Wings have signed Sam Gagner to a one-year, $850k contract extension.
Gagner was acquired midseason from the Oilers as a part of the Andreas Athanasiou deal and he scored one goal in six games. The veteran won't be a fantasy asset in 2021 but will help be a mentor in the room, play a bottom-6 role and see some power-play time.
The Red Wings have acquired Sam Gagner, a 2020 second-round pick and a 2021 second-round pick from the Oilers for Andreas Athanasiou and Ryan Kuffner.
Edmonton is also retaining 10% of Gagner's salary. Gagner performed admirably when called upon this season, compiling five goals and seven assists in 36 games. A potential top-six role in Detroit could help Gagner get back to double-digit goals, a mark he's reached 10 times in his 13-year career.
Gagner (undisclosed) will not play in Carolina on Sunday.
Gagner will be back in Edmonton's lineup on Thursday.
Gagner has been a healthy scratch for the last two games but will replace Markus Granlund on the Oilers' third line on Thursday. Gagner has one goal and six assists (seven points) in 15 games this season.
Gagner will be back in the Oilers lineup on Tuesday.
The Oilers have recalled Sam Gagner from Bakersfield (AHL).
Gagner has two goals and two assists in his first four games with the Condors this season. During his brief time with the Oilers last season, the veteran forward collected 10 points (5G /5A) in 25 games.
The Oilers have acquired Sam Gagner from the Canucks for Ryan Spooner.
Gagner was originally drafted by the Oilers back in 2007 and played seven seasons and 481 career games with Edmonton. The 29-year-old has only appeared in seven NHL games with Vancouver this season and has picked up 12 goals and 25 assists (37 points) in 43 AHL games while on loan with the Marlies. He is expected to report to the Oilers on Saturday.
The Canucks have loaned Sam Gagner to Toronto (AHL).
Gagner will make his season debut on Monday.
Gagner has picked up seven goals and eight assists while on a loan with the Toronto Marlies (AHL) and will make his season debut after being called up on Sunday. Gagner had 31 points (10G / 21A) in 74 games last year, so he has some offensive ability left in the tank.
Source: @Canucks 11/19/18, 2:31 pm EST
The Canucks have recalled Sam Gagner from Toronto (AHL).
Source: @Canucks 11/18/18, 2:30 pm EST
Gagner (ankle) has been cleared to play and is expected to return to the lineup Friday against the Golden Knights.
Gagner sprained his ankle on Tuesday and left practice early on Wednesday; will return to Vancouver.
Gagner returned to the Canucks lineup last night but sprained his ankle and is day-to-day. He will return to Vancouver to be re-evaluated, making him doubtful for Thursday, Friday and likely Sunday.
Source: @Canucks 02/7/18, 3:39 pm EST
Gagner (concussion) is expected to return to the Canucks lineup on Tuesday.
Gagner missed Saturday’s game vs. the Lightning but is expected to be back in tonight in Florida. Gagner has seven goals and 15 assists (22 points) in 51 games this season. He is expected to skate with Markus Granlund and Thomas Vanek.
Source: @Canucks 02/6/18, 5:09 pm EST
Gagner (concussion) is "feeling better" but not expected to play on Saturday.
Source: @Canucks 02/3/18, 2:37 pm EST
The Canucks have signed Sam Gagner to a three-year contract worth $9.45M ($3.15M AAV).
Gagner, 27, resurrected his NHL career one a one-year deal in Columbus, scoring 18 goals with 32 assists (50 points) in 81 games. He did extensive damage on the power-play, scoring eight goals and 10 assists with the man-advantage. He will bring a much-needed scorer’s touch to the Canucks bottom-6.
Gagner will be a healthy scratch on Friday.
Gagner had no points and just one shot on goal while averaging 11:03 TOI in his first two games in a Blue Jackets jersey, but tonight he will come out of the lineup as Lukas Sedlak will make his NHL debut.
Source: Rob Mixer 10/21/16, 8:14 am EST
The Blue Jackets signed Sam Gagner to a one-year deal worth $650K.
Gagner, 27, split the 2015-16 season between the NHL and AHL. He finished the year with 16 points (8G / 8A) in 53 games with the Flyers and six points (1G / 5A) in nine games with Lehigh Valley. The former sixth overall pick has not been able to break his career-high of 49 points he set in his rookie season. Gagner will battle for a roster spot in training camp this fall.