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...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 15, 2014

Game recaps, plus the latest on the Jets, Senators, Canadiens and Canucks in your NHL Canadian Corner.  TORONTO STAR: After blowing a 2-0 to fall behind 3-2 to the Los Angeles Kings, the Toronto Maple Leafs rallied on a game-tying goal by James van Riemsdyk and...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 14, 2014

Game recaps, a milestone for Brandon Prust and the latest on the Flames and Oilers.  NATIONAL POST: After being outworked and relying on their goaltending to steal two points in their previous game against the Detroit Red Wings, the Toronto Maple Leafs this time put...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 13, 2014

Game recaps, updates on Nazem Kadri, Mark Scheifele and Chris Neil, plus the latest on the Canucks.  MONTREAL GAZETTE: Carey Price made 44 saves and Jiri Sekac scored twice as the Canadiens downed the Los Angeles Kings 6-2. SPECTOR’S NOTE: This game wasn’t...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 12, 2014

Game recaps,  updates on Alex Galchenyuk and Nicklas Jensen plus the latest on the Maple Leafs and Oilers.  CALGARY HERALD: Buffalo Sabres goalie Jhonas Enroth made 34 saves backstopping his club to a 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames, handing the latter their third...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 11, 2014

Maple Leafs edge the Red Wings, Oilers fall to the Ducks, the funeral for Canadiens great Jean Beliveau draws thousands, a possible goalie controversy in Winnipeg, an update on Curtis Lazar and the latest on the Canucks and Flames.  TORONTO SUN: James Reimer made 41...