Antti Niemi won't be staying on the team he helped win the Stanley Cup this year, according to TSN.com. The Chicago Blackhawks walked away from his contract after a round of salary arbitration, and instead signed a one-year contract with Marty Turco for $1.3 million. Niemi's camp originally wanted $4 million to stay with the Blackhawks, when the team offered him $1.75 million. After arbitration, the figure came down to $2.75 million, but the team decided to pull out from the deal. Now...Read Full Story
Antti Niemi (born August 29, 1983) is a Finnish pro ice hockey goaltender who helped the Chicago Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup in the 2009-2010 season. See more about Antti Niemi here.