NHL Canadian Corner – December 19, 2014

Game recaps, Jets trade for a defenseman, an update on Curtis Lazar and the latest on the Canucks and Flames.  MONTREAL GAZETTE: The Montreal Canadiens dropped a 2-1 decision to the visiting Anaheim Ducks. The Habs also lost top left wing Max Pacioretty to an...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 18, 2014

Game recaps, Saku Koivu to be honored by the Canadiens, the latest on Nazem Kadri, praise for Flames coach Bob Hartley and Jets bench boss Paul Maurice, and the Oilers struggle through a season-killing scoring drought.  OTTAWA CITIZEN: Craig Anderson made 34 saves...

Report: Flames Re-sign Bob Hartley.

TSN reports the Calgary Flames have re-signed head coach Bob Hartley to a multi-year contract extension. Details to follow.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: The Flames and Hartley have negotiated for several weeks now. Given how well the rebuilding roster has performed with...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 17, 2014

Game recaps plus the latest on Jacob Trouba, Kyle Turris and Bo Horvat.  MONTREAL GAZETTE: Alex Galchenyuk’s first career NHL hat trick powered the Montreal Canadiens to a 4-1 win over the floundering Carolina Hurricanes. The victory moves the Canadiens to...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 16, 2014

Senators fall to the Sabres, reaction to the Oilers firing head coach Dallas Eakins, an update on Dustin Byfuglien and the latest on the Canadiens, Canucks, Flames and Maple Leafs in your NHL Canadian Corner.  OTTAWA CITIZEN: Senators rookie Curtis Lazar scored his...

Oilers Fire Head Coach Dallas Eakins.

The Edmonton Oilers today announced Dallas Eakins was fired as their head coach.  GM Craig MacTavish will take over the coaching duties on an interim basis.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: Over a week after MacTavish stage a press conference claiming no major changes were in...