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[June 29, 2017]  June 28 (The Sports Xchange) - St. Louis Blues center Patrik Berglund is expected to be sidelined until December after undergoing surgery to repair a dislocated left shoulder, the team announced Wednesday.

Berglund sustained the injury during his offseason conditioning program in his native Sweden. The 29-year-old will have a late start before entering the first season of a five-year, $19.25 million contract in 2017-18.

Berglund posted a career-high 23 goals to go along with 11 assists while playing in all 82 regular-season games in 2016-17.

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Ottawa Senators goaltender Mike Condon signed a three-year, $7.2 million contract extension.

Condon will make $1.7 million in the first season, $2.5 million in the second and $3 million in the third. The 27-year-old is coming off a two-year, $1.15 million contract.

Condon posted a 19-14-6 mark with five shutouts, a 2.48 goals-against average and .914 save percentage last season.

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Colorado Avalanche forward Sven Andrighetto signed a two-year contract, the team announced.

Financial terms were not divulged by the club for Andrighetto, who recorded 16 points (five goals, 11 assists) in 19 contests with the Avalanche after being acquired from the Montreal Canadiens in a trade on March 1.

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The Montreal Canadiens agreed to terms with forward Jacob De La Rose on a one-year contract. The one-way contract for the 2017-18 season is worth a reported $750,000.

The 22-year-old left winger played in nine games with the Canadiens in 2016-17, going scoreless with four shots on goal and four penalty minutes.

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The Washington Capitals re-signed goaltender Pheonix Copley to a two-year, $1.3 million contract.

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Copley's contract is a two-way NHL/AHL deal ($650,000/$200,000) during the 2017-18 season and one-way ($650,000) during the 2018-19 season.

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The Anaheim Ducks named Steve Konowalchuk and Mark Morrison as assistant coaches.

The pair joins head coach Randy Carlyle's staff that also includes assistants Trent Yawney and Rich Preston, and goaltending coach Sudarshan Maharaj.

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The Tampa Bay Lightning re-signed forwards Cory Conacher and Gabriel Dumont to two-year contracts.

The deals are one-way during the first season and two-way during the second, paying $650,000 per campaign at the NHL level, general manager Steve Yzerman announced.

Conacher, 27, played in 11 games with the Lightning last season, recording one goal and three assists.

Dumont, 26, skated in 39 games with the Lightning during the 2016-17 season, posting two goals and four points.

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The Carolina Hurricanes signed forward Brock McGinn to a two-year contract and defenseman Philip Samuelsson on a one-year, two-way contract.

The deal will pay McGinn $875,000 in 2017-18 and $900,000 in 2018-19. Samuelsson will make $650,000 at the NHL level, or $160,000 at the AHL level. ))

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