NHL Canadian Corner – October 30, 2014

Oilers fall to the Predators, updates on Evander Kane, Zach Bogosian, Nick Bonino, Joffrey Lupul and Rene Bourque, plus the latest on the Flames and Senators.  EDMONTON JOURNAL: The Nashville Predators downed the Edmonton Oilers 4-1, snapping the latter’s...

NHL Canadian Corner – September 4, 2014

Latest on Dion Phaneuf, Taylor Hall, Mark Giordano and Nick Bonino, plus updates on the Jets and Canadiens.  TORONTO STAR: Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf is willing to accept moving from the right side of the Leafs blueline to the left. EDMONTON JOURNAL: Oilers...

NHL Canadian Corner – June 29, 2014

Latest on Jason Spezza’s rejecting a trade to Nashville, reaction of the players recently dealt to the Canucks, reaction to the Leafs shipping Carl Gunnarsson to St. Louis, and the latest on the Flames, Oilers, Canadiens and Jets.  OTTAWA CITIZEN: Ken Warren...

NHL Canadian Corner – June 28, 2014

Reaction to the Ryan Kesler trade, the first-round draft picks of the the other Canadian clubs, and an update on Senators winger Milan Michalek. VANCOUVER PROVINCE: Jason Botchford and Tony Gallagher weren’t impressed with the return the Vancouver Canucks...

Canucks Ship Kesler to the Ducks

The Vancouver Canucks have traded center Ryan Kesler to the Anaheim Ducks for Nick Bonino, Luca Sbisa and the 24th pick in the 2014 draft. The two clubs will also swap third-round picks.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: I must confess I had expected Spezza to go before...