Stars Ship Erik Cole to the Red Wings.

The Dallas Stars have traded left wing Erik Cole and a conditional third-round pick in 2015 to the Detroit Red Wings in exchange for a second-round pick in 2015 and Swedish prospects Mattias Backman and Mattias Janmark.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: With forwards Henrik...

Rangers Trade Lee Stempniak to Jets.

The New York Rangers have traded forward Lee Stempniak to the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for minor-league winger Carl Klingberg.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: As expected, Winnipeg Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff made a move to bring in the top-nine winger he’s sought for a...

Coyotes Ship Keith Yandle to New York Rangers.

The Arizona Coyotes have traded defenseman Keith Yandle, minor-league blueliner Chris Summers and a fourth-round draft pick in 2015to the New York Rangers in exchange for defenseman John Moore, prospect forward Anthony Duclair, a second-round pick in 2015 and a 2016...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – March 1, 2015

Game recaps plus updates on Jay Bouwmeester, Andrej Sekera and more.  Game recaps. THE DETROIT NEWS: Third-period goals by Alexey Marchenko and Tomas Tatar lifted the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-3 win over the Nashville Predators. TWINCITIES.COM: Justin Fontaine and Erik...

Antoine Vermette Dealt to Chicago.

The Arizona Coyotes have traded forward Antoine Vermette to the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for defenseman Klas Dahlbeck and a 2015 first-round pick.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: The most-pursued player leading up to this year’s trade deadline is finally dealt. The...