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Barys Astana Sign Former Boston First Rounder Zach Hamill by   Steven Ellis

Barys Astana of the KHL have signed Canadian forward Zach Hamill, just days after getting released by the AHL’s Utica Comets. Hamill spent the 2012-2013 season split between the Hershey Bears and the Milwaukee Admirals, recording 26 total points. Hamill has been in 20 NHL games in his career, tallying 4 assists and 4 PIM with the Bruins. The Vancouver native was [...]
Via The Hockey House
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Former first-rounder Hamill hopes to resurrect his career

The Canucks have signed Port Coquitlam native Zach Hamill a centre and left winger Colin Stuart. Hamill 24 is a former eighth-overall pick of Boston in the 2007 NHL entry draft while Stuart 31 is a career minor leaguer who last season played for the Iserlohn Roosters in the German Elite League. Both are expected to play for the Canucks’ AHL farm club in Utica. Hamill who led...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Panthers acquire Zach Hamill from Capitals

The Florida Panthers have traded forward Casey Wellman to the Washington Capitals in exchange for forward Zach Hamill. Hamill, 24, was the eighth overall pick of the Boston Bruins in the 2007 NHL entry draft. In his NHL career, he has four assists and four PIM in 20 games played (all with the Bruins). He has played in 40 games this season with the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Zach Hamill Signs with Capitals Looking for Fresh Start, But Faces Uphill Struggle to Earn Roster Spot

Zach Hamill will get a chance to see if a change of scenery will help him finally get his career back on track. Hamill, a restricted free agent whose rights were traded by Boston to Washington for Chris Bourque on May 26, signed a one-year deal with the Capitals on Wednesday. After being taken with the eighth overall pick in the 2007 draft, Hamill, 23, never came close to living...
July 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Capitals Re-Sign Zach Hamill

The Washington Capitals announced the re-signing of restricted free agent forward Zach Hamill to a one-year contract.  The 5'11, 180 lb Hamill played 16 games for the Boston Bruins last season, posting 2 assists and a +3 rating.  Over parts of 3 seasons, Hamill has 4 assists and a +5 rating in 20 NHL games.  Hamill, who will turn 24 during training camp, was acquired from...
Via Rock the Red
July 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Bruins trade draft bust Zach Hamill to Capitals

When Peter Chiarelli and the Boston Bruins selected center Zach Hamill seventh overall in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft, they expected that he could someday become an impact player behind Marc Savard and David Krejci but that never came to happen. Almost five years later, the Bruins traded Hamill to the Washington Capitals on Saturday [...]
Via CLNS Radio
May 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Zach Hamill Clears Waivers, 2007 First-Round Pick Will Remain in Bruins Organization

WILMINGTON, Mass. – The Bruins won’t be parting ways with Zach Hamill just yet. The eighth overall pick of the 2007 draft cleared waivers on Tuesday and will remain with the organization. He’s not expected to remain with the big club though. The Bruins did not make an immediate announcement after Hamill cleared at noon, but Hamill is expected to be sent down to their American...
February 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Zach Hamill Placed on Waivers, Bruins May Have to Look Elsewhere for Depth Up Front

Zach Hamill's longest stint in the NHL could be coming to a close. As first reported by TSN's Bob McKenzie, the Bruins placed the forward on waivers Monday. If he is not claimed by another team by noon Tuesday, it is expected that Hamill will be sent back down to Boston's American Hockey League affiliate in Providence. Hamill has spent the bulk of his four professional...
February 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Zach Hamill Shows Value and Versatility in His Latest Call-Up With Bruins

BOSTON -- Zach Hamill has struggled throughout much of his professional career. He's faced a difficult task of living up to expectations as the eighth overall pick of the 2007 draft. He hasn't put up huge numbers in Providence or performed well enough in training camps long to make a push to open the season with the big club. But when he's been given the chance to play...
December 14, 2011  |  Discuss

Bruins assign Zach Hamill to Providence

The Bruins sent Zach Hamill back to Providence after the former eighth overall pick played two games with the big club, picking up an assist and was plus-3. Now playing the wing, Hamill was much more impressive than he had been in any of his previous ...
Via Boston Herald
November 13, 2011  |  Discuss
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