NHL Rumor Mill – September 16, 2014

The latest on Ryan Johansen, Johnny Boychuk, Nick Leddy, Dennis Wideman, Jaden Schwartz, Derek Morris and more.  SPORTSNET: Elliotte Friedman reports Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving shot down speculation defenseman Dennis Wideman was available. Wideman carries a...

NHL Blog Beat – September 12, 2014

Questions as the NHL season nears, remembering the best of Saku Koivu, plus commentaries on Sidney Crosby and Pekka, analysis of several minor league NHL affiliates and more.  GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe lists five questions as the NHL season approaches, including where...

Latest NHL Free Agent News – September 12, 2014

Updates on Martin Brodeur, Jaden Schwartz and Danny DeKeyser.  ESPN.com’s Pierre LeBrun reports Pat Brisson, the agent for Martin Brodeur, said his client remains patient, knowing a situation could arise when a team could seek his services. Brisson also...

NHL Rumor Mill – September 10, 2014

Latest on the Wild and Devils, plus a look at several notable remaining unrestricted free agents.  STARTRIBUNE.COM/TWINCITIES.COM: Michael Russo reports the agent for Minnesota Wild RFA Nino Niederreiter claims his client rejected “an amazing offer” from a...

NHL Rumor Mill – September 9, 2014

Updates on Martin Brodeur, Antti Niemi, Darcy Kuemper and Nick Leddy.  NJ.COM: Rich Chere reports Martin Brodeur claims there’s nothing new in his search to sign with another NHL club. Chere believes Brodeur will wait until training camp to see what develop, but...