NHL Canadian Corner – February 28, 2015

Flames fall to the Islanders, plus the latest news on the other Canadian NHL teams.  CALGARY SUN: The Flames, playing without injured captain Mark Giordano, fell 2-1 to the New York Islanders. Goaltender Jaroslav Halak set an Islanders record with his 33rd win of the...

NHL Canadian Corner – January 15, 2015

Game recaps, the latest on Robin Lehner, Joe Colborne and Derek Roy, plus updates on the Canucks and Jets.  MONTREAL GAZETTE: Two goals by Max Pacioretty and another by P.K. Subban rallied the Canadiens to overcome a 2-0 third-period deficit and defeat the Columbus...

NHL Canadian Corner – May 24, 2014

Updates on the Canucks, Oilers and Jets, and trying to determine why most Canadian NHL teams suck. VANCOUVER PROVINCE: The Canucks yesterday formally introduced new general manager Jim Benning to the media. The verdict? He’s mundane but should be effective....

NHL Blog Beat – May 23, 2014

Playoff analysis, the ongoing debate over advance stats and much more.  GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe on how the Kings and Blackhawks infrastructure for success doesn’t bode well for their conference rivals. THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Mike Colligan with the first part of his...

NHL Canadian Corner – May 22, 2014

Reaction to the Canucks hiring Jim Benning as their new general manager, plus the latest on Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba and the Oilers’ coaching situation. VANCOUVER SUN: Iain MacIntyre reports new Canucks GM Jim Benning has a solid record for scouting and...

NHL Canadian Corner – May 21, 2014

The latest on the Canucks management, an interview with Canadiens owner Geoff Molson, an update on the Canucks and a former Senator has found a home in Chicago. VANCOUVER PROVINCE: Jason Botchford reports the TV series “Behind The B” sheds light on Bruins...