Ottawa Senators star center Jason Spezza has signed on with Rapperswil-Jona of the Swiss Elite League, his agent Rick Curran confirmed to ESPN.com Wednesday.
Alex Ovechkin signed with the KHL's Dynamo Moscow and is already practicing with the team, according to Russian reports. (NBC Washington)
St. Louis Blues players turned their jersey's inside out to hide the team's logo as they practiced. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)
Brian Burke blasted former Leafs goalie coach Francois Allaire, posting a message on the team's website that any interference was "done to change elements of our goaltending that was subpar." (The Toronto Star)
Milan Michalek said he is recovering well from abdominal surgery and is possibly ahead of schedule in his rehab which was expected to take four-to-six weeks. (Ottawa Citizen)
The city of Nashville owes the Predators $8.6 million in subsidies this season even if no games are played. (The Tennessean)
Sabres coach Darcy Regier will spend a lot of time during the lockout watching their AHL affiliate in Rochester, N.Y. (The Buffalo News)