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NHL free-agent update: Ducks goalie Jonas Hiller signs with Calgary
NHL free-agent update: Ducks goalie Jonas Hiller signs with Calgary

Swiss native Jonas Hiller was talking with the Ducks in 2007. One extremely busy general manager named Brian Burke closed the deal to sign the goalie for Anaheim, which would win the Stanley Cup that spring. "I still remember seven years ago he flew down from Ottawa during the Stanley Cup Final,” Hiller said in a telephone interview on Tuesday. "It’ll be nice to see him again. I talked to Burkie a couple of hours ago once everything was done.”   Burke is now the president of hockey operations with the Calgary Flames. The Flames signed Hiller to a two-year deal worth $9 million on a hectic opening day of free agency and Hiller indicated it was "an...

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