Dainius Zubrus RUMORS & NEWS

  • Sharks try out veteran forward in Boston

    CSN Bay Area "The San Jose Sharks are in Boston preparing for a Tuesday night matchup with the Bruins, and they've got a new guest in the dressing room. Veteran forward Dainius Zubrus is with the team on a tryout basis, CSNCalifornia.com has learned." November 17

  • Dainius Zubrus leaves Devils with no bitterness

    Newark Star-Ledger "Dainius Zubrus was always at his best during the Stanley Cup playoffs, when he played with a passion that his teammates and coaches recognized. But in recent years the Devils have failed to make the playoffs and Zubrus became a victim of general manager Ray Shero's rebuilding plan when he was..." July 30

  • Devils buying out Dainius Zubrus for "roster flexibility"

    North Jersey "Devils general manager Ray Shero said today the main reason for buying out the final year on the contract of forward Dainius Zubrus was for “roster flexibility” in case he decides to add another forward – either through free agency or a trade – at some point. “You're talking to other managers..." July 30

  • Devils put Dainius Zubrus on waivers to buy out contract

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Devils Wednesday placed forward Dainius Zubrus on unconditional waivers for the purpose of terminating his contract. Zubrus played for the Devils from 2007-08 through 2014-15. The final year on Zubrus' contract would have paid him $3.1 million." July 29

  • Dainius Zubrus just fine with role on Devils' 4th line

    Newark Star-Ledger "Dainius Zubrus remains the favorite target of barbs in the Devils’ dressing room. That is because the Lithuanian forward doesn’t seem to mind and the jabs are done with affection. But the move from the Devils’ first line to fourth line, with stops in between, could have been a cruel joke to..." November 20

  • Kovalchuk wasn’t only Devil KHL tried to lure away; Loktionov offered $3 mil.; Zubrus contacted too

    Bergen Record "Before Ilya Kovalchuk decided to walk away from the final 12 years and $77 million remaining on his contract with the Devils and return to his homeland to play in the KHL teams from the Russia-based league also tried to lure away two other players from New Jersey. The difference was both Andrei..." September 12

  • Report: Devils agree with Zubrus, close with Elias

    NHL.com "According to multiple media reports, New Jersey Devils forward Dainius Zubrus confirmed Monday that he has agreed to terms on a new three-year contract with the club worth $9.3 million. In addition, it's reported the Devils are close to a new deal with forward Patrik Elias, who would become an..." July 01

  • Devils’ Dainius Zubrus: “I hope I get to stay here”

    North Jersey "In some ways, it’s doesn’t feel like Dainius Zubrus has already been with the Devils for six seasons. Just two days after Scott Gomez left the Devils to sign with the rival Rangers, the Devils signed Zubrus to a six-year, $20.4 million contract to help fill the hole Gomez’s departure created at..." April 26

  • Devils' Dainius Zubrus out four to six weeks

    Bergen Record "The Devils expect to be without Dainius Zubrus for four to six weeks after the 34-year-old left wing underwent surgery on his left wrist Thursday. The Devils did not reveal the exact nature of Zubrus’ injury, which he sustained in the team’s 3-1 win over the Rangers on Feb. 5. With Zubrus out,..." February 15

  • Zubrus wreaking havoc on old team

    Courier-Post "Now a grizzled veteran of a combined 1,144 regular season and playoff games in the NHL, the career of New Jersey Devils forward Dainius Zubrus hasn't exactly gone the way it was predicted when he was a baby-faced 18-year-old rookie with the Philadelphia Flyers in 1996-97. Back then, it widely..." May 08

  • Zubrus not practicing today; Brodeur likely to start Friday vs. Rangers

    Bergen Record "Those who did not play in the Devils' 2-1 overtime preseason win over the Rangers Wednesday night in Albany are on the ice right now practicing. Forward Dainius Zubrus is not out there after leaving practice Wednesday morning with what the team called, "lower-body stiffness." The Devils say..." September 22