NHL Blog Beat – December 17, 2014

Lessons to be learned from the Oilers’ misery, top 10 hockey players of 2014, who deserves captaincy of the Canadiens, the top 100 players of the 1990s and much more in today’s collection of hockey-blogging goodness.  GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe with 10...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – December 17, 2014

Game recaps, updates on Sidney Crosby, Jordan Staal and Brad Stuart, Sabres and Blue Jackets make a trade, and the effects of plummeting oil prices on the KHL. MIAMI HERALD: Nick Bjugstad scored in a record-setting 20th round of a shootout to lift the Florida Panthers...

Blackhawks Trade Morin to Blue Jackets.

The Chicago Blackhawks have traded winger Jeremy Morin to the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for defenseman Tim Erixon.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: An affordable move for both teams.   No surprise regarding this move by the Blackhawks. Morin, unhappy over his lack of...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – December 14, 2014

Check out game recaps from around the NHL in your morning coffee headlines.  NEWSDAY: Goals by Kyle Okposo and Lubomir Visnovsky gave the New York Islanders a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks. The Isles snapped their three-game losing skid and ended the Blackhawks...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – December 12, 2014

Game recaps, Mike Babcock denies being close to re-signing with the Red Wings, plus updates on Kris Letang, Matt Beleskey, Danny DeKeyser, Tomas Fleischmann and more.  CHICAGO TRIBUNE: The Chicago Blackhawks extended their winning streak to eight games with a 3-2 win...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – December 10, 2014

Game recaps, updates on Zdeno Chara, Corey Perry, Ilya Bryzgalov, Dave Bolland, Anthony Duclair and Paul Bissonnnette, plus the latest from the NHL Board of Governors meetings and more.  CSNWASHINGTON.COM: Alexander Ovechkin scored twice to snap a four-game point...