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Williams has announced his retirement from the NHL.

Williams had a lengthy 19-year career with the Flyers, Hurricanes, Kings and Capitals. He is three-time Stanley Cup Champion, the 2013-14 Conn Smythe Winner and earned the nickname "Mr. Game 7" for his ability to come through in the clutch. He retires with 320 goals and 477 assists (797 points) in 1264 career regular season games.

Source: Elliotte Friedman 10/9/20, 9:40 am EST

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Williams is expected to make his season debut on Sunday.

Williams has sat out the first few games while he gets back up to speed but skated with Lucas Wallmark and Brock McGinn in Saturday's practice and is expected to make his debut tomorrow vs. the Islanders. Williams had a terrific 2019 campaign, scoring 23 goals with 30 assists (53 points) in 82 games.

Source: Chip Alexander 01/18/20, 1:53 pm EST

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The Hurricanes have signed Justin Williams to a one-year deal worth $700K.

Williams returns to the Hurricanes and could earn up to $1.3M with potential bonuses based on individual and team play in the regular season and playoffs. Williams is coming off of a terrific season at the age of 37, scoring 23 goals with 30 assists (53 points) in 82 games.

Source: Elliotte Friedman 01/7/20, 10:15 pm EST

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The Hurricanes have signed Justin Williams to a two-year deal worth $9.0M ($4.5M AAV).

Williams was in Carolina from 2004 until his was traded to Los Angeles midway through the 2009 season. Since then, he has posted 20-plus goals in four of seven full 82-game seasons, while posting 40-plus points in six of seven. Williams helps add depth and playoff experience to the wing of a young Carolina team that has playoff aspirations in 2017-18.

Source: Aaron Ward 07/4/17, 8:39 am EST

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Williams (illness) was back on the ice for the morning skate; expected to play vs. Pittsburgh.

Williams missed Tuesday’s practice with an illness but was back on the ice for the morning skate and is expected to be in the lineup tonight vs. the Penguins. Willams has had a nice start to his Capitals’ career having registered one goal and five assists in his first seven games.

Source: Isabelle Khurshudyan 10/28/15, 7:41 am EST

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Williams (eye) is expected to return to the Kings lineup on Saturday.

Williams missed Thursday’s game because of blurred vision after taking a highstick near his eye on Tuesday vs. the Stars. Williams was a full participant in the Kings practice on Friday and said he feels good and should be in the lineup on Saturday.

Source: Jon Rosen 11/7/14, 11:21 am EST

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Williams skating with Kopitar and Gaborik for the second straight day.

After the Kings 4-0 loss to the Sharks on opening night, head coach Darryl Sutter elected to switch the lines up already and the switch has Williams playing with Kopitar and Gabo. This was the line that Williams played with in his tremendous playoff run and should lead to more goal scoring opportunities for him in the regular season. He was a minus-2 with five shots in 15:31 on Wednesday.

Source: Jim Fox 10/10/14, 9:39 am EST

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