Sportsnet.ca "Mike Ribeiro has rejected a contract extension offer from the Nashville Predators, reports Adam Vingan of The Tennessean Friday. While general manager David Poile locked up his other priority forward, Mike Fisher, on draft day, Ribeiro wishes to gauge his value elsewhere. The forward’s..." June 26
On The Forecheck "(Please see below for updated statements from Ribeiro's attorney, as well as the Predators) Court documents filed Thursday in the sexual assault case against Mike Ribeiro introduce vivid detail about the crimes the Nashville Predators center is accused of committing against his former..." June 20
Tennessean "Signing veteran forward Mike Ribeiro last summer turned out to be a shrewd investment for Predators general manager David Poile. Playing on a one-year contract worth $1.05 million after being bought out by the Coyotes, Ribeiro shined as Nashville's first-line center, finishing the season as the..." June 03
Just spoke to Mike Ribeiro's agent, Don Meehan. Priority is make something work in NSH, but "we would want something longer than one year."
Pro Hockey Talk "With as many as 12 contracts expiring in July, Nashville Predators GM David Poile has a number of decisions to make this summer. Among those set to become unrestricted free agents are forwards Mike Fisher and Mike Ribeiro. According to reports in February, contract talks with both players..." April 28
On The Forecheck "TMZ and the Nashville Predators, that's an unfamiliar pairing, isn't it? That's why, when last week I saw a TMZ headline reading "NHL's Mike Ribeiro Sued -- Allegedly Assaults Nanny ... Calls BS On Accuser", I not only read the piece but shared it on Twitter. After all, even as repulsive as..." March 17
Pro Hockey Talk "In the midst of a surprising and dominant season, Nashville has started talking new deal with two of its biggest catalysts. Veteran centers Mike Fisher and Mike Ribeiro — both slated to be UFAs on July 1 — have entered into the early phase of extension negotiations, per ESPN. Fisher, 34, is..." February 05
CBSSports.com "Imagine you are an NHL general manager. You've got some money to spend and you need a top-six center. You already missed out on Paul Stastny, Brad Richards and Mikhail Grabovski, but there's still that hole that needs to be filled and it's a rather important one. Now imagine that there is a..." July 08
Arizona Republic "It almost seems comical that after years of embracing the journeymen, the grinders and the lunch-pail workers, the Coyotes finally roped a prized free agent with an impressive offensive track record ... and he fizzled. Mike Ribeiro's output in Year 1 wasn't only a disappointment in light of his..." May 01
#Coyotes coach Dave Tippett sounds optimistic C Mike Ribeiro will play tonight in St. Louis. Will wait until warm-ups for certainty.
Arizona Republic "It never hurts starting a road trip against the league’s worst home team. Mike Ribeiro and Mikkel Boedker each had a goal and two assists as the Phoenix Coyotes began a four-game swing with a 6-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. Radim Vrbata, Shane Doan, Keith Yandle and..." December 04
Arizona Republic "It was a rather tame performance compared to the excitement three nights before. No electrifying comeback. No outpouring of offense. No goal from goaltender Mike Smith. But just like Saturday’s win against the Detroit Red Wings center Mike Ribeiro chipped in a pair of goals and that..." October 23
CSN Washington "From the time the Capitals acquired him from the Dallas Stars at the 2012 NHL draft, Mike Ribeiro made it clear he wanted to make Washington his home for the long term. He found a house in McLean, Va., enrolled his three children in school and helped coach his two sons’ hockey teams during the..." July 06
Washington Post "The first day of NHL free agency came and went Friday without so much as a depth signing by the Washington Capitals, who continue to have a quiet offseason after failing to advance past the second round of the playoffs for a sixth straight season. General Manager George McPhee makes his dislike..." July 06
Arizona Republic "This is exactly how it was supposed to be. Once the Coyotes were released from the league’s custody and operating under outside ownership, they would be able to lure and sign big-name free agents. Not only were the Coyotes one of the more active teams when free agency opened Friday, securing..." July 06
Ribeiro's four year deal in PHX has an AAV of $5.5M. Partial NMC/NTC.
Yahoo! Sports "The Washington Capitals have decided that Mike Ribeiro will not get the contract extension he’s seeking, making the veteran center an unrestricted free agent beginning on Friday, July 5. He was reportedly seeking a 5-year deal; the Capitals weren’t going to go that long, even after Ribeiro was..." July 02
CSN Washington "With one month to go before the start of NHL free agency, Mike Ribeiro appears to be no closer to remaining a Washington Capital as he was at the end of the season. And if you take a look at our salary chart below, you’ll see why. In an email sent to CSNWashington.com on Tuesday Riberio’s..." June 05
CSN Washington "Before the Capitals can even consider re-signing unrestricted free agents Mike Ribeiro or Matt Hendricks this summer, they will first need to establish a price tag for what should be their No. 1 priority of the offseason: re-signing defenseman Karl Alzner. Having developed into one of the NHL’s..." May 25
Washington Post "The Washington Capitals and New York Rangers couldn’t keep their frenetic pace in overtime Friday night — something had to give. The two teams traded heavy hits, end-to-end rushes and plenty of scoring chances through the first nine minutes of overtime. It was just a matter of which team would..." May 11
Washington Times "Mike Ribeiro isn’t sure what the future brings. But for now he knows he’s with the Washington Capitals, and that won’t change for the rest of this season. “I think we have a good thing going here: Close to our division, close to making the playoffs,” Ribeiro said. Ribeiro did not sign a contract..." April 03
Washington Post "Mike Ribeiro and Alex Ovechkin had skated together on the Washington Capitals’ top line for more than a month when the star winger and franchise centerpiece offered his initial impressions of the veteran center. “He’s a great guy,” Ovechkin said on March 8. “I hope we’re gonna sign him for next..." March 26
Washington Post "With nine days remaining before the NHL trade deadline, no question looms larger for the Washington Capitals’ top brass than how to proceed with Mike Ribeiro. Ribeiro, 33, is Washington’s leading scorer with 34 points (10 goals, 24 assists) and has filled what was a crucial need on the roster for..." March 25
CSN Washington "Capitals center Mike Ribeiro and Florida Panthers goaltender Jose Theodore spent parts of six seasons together with the Montreal Canadiens. They share the same agent and for at least a few years in Montreal, they shared the same hotel rooms. Although Theodore is expected to back up Scott..." February 12