In: Penguins signed Tampa Bay Lightning forward Ryan Craig to a one-year contract for $500,000 dollars along with Atlanta Thrashers left winger Brett Sterling to a one-year $500,000 dollar contract.
On defense: Two weeks ago, the Penguins re-signed defensemen Ben Lovejoy to a three-year contract. They also decided to do some upgrading, they signed New Jersey Devil defensemen Paul Martin and Phoenix Coyotes defensemen Zbynek Michalek each to five-year contracts. These two will be joining Brooksie, Tanger, Gogo, and Lovejoy (currently signed defensemen).
Out: Gonch signed a three-year contract with the Ottawa Senators. Receiving 5.5 million dollars annually. Also, Mark Eaton signed a two-year contract with the New York Islanders.