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Linden Inked

The endless quests to be the first lunatic to "break" the story that Trevor Linden will be signing with the New York Islanders (or whereverthehell I heard earlier) at any moment, can finally be stopped. Captain Canuck will stay a Canuck (sans "Captain" of course) for another season. From Canucks.com (via Kukla's):
"Call off the investigations and put away your detective hats. After almost four months of questions and predictions, Trevor Linden re-signs and will return in a Canucks uniform for the 2007-08 season. Linden's excited to re-join his team of 15 years (going into his 16th) and is positive about the changes made over the summer."
No idea what he was signed for myself, though TSN should have it available soon. ($700,000 is my guess...) (Update:...and apparently I would be wrong. Linden's contract is for another $600K season, but with the stipulation, that the "deal also includes an additional $350,000 in bonuses for games played." Not quite sure I know what that means...) Now, onto the new uniforms, plus the elusive scoring plans for this coming season. It would be nice to clear up all the team mysteries soon.

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Alanah McGinley has been blogging hockey since 2003 (with a notable gap in time through 2010, kicking it with new baby Lucy while living knee-deep in chaos while reading "parenting for complete idiots" during every spare minute) sharing opinions, rants and not-so-deep thoughts with anyone who will listen.

In addition to writing Canucks & Beyond and helping manage Kukla's Korner, Alanah was one of the founders and co-hosts of The Crazy Canucks Podcast. She has contributed pieces to FoxSports.com and the New York Times Slapshot blog, as well as other stray destinations in cyberspace.

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