NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – May 18, 2015

Ducks defeat Blackhawks in Western Conference Final opener, updates on the Rangers and Lightning, Canada wins gold at IIHF Worlds, and much more.   ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER/CHICAGO SUN-TIMES: The Anaheim Ducks drew first blood in the 2015 Western Conference Final,...

NHL Blog Beat – January 13, 2015

In today’s collection of hockey-blogging goodness: Analysis of the Wild’s struggles, the Canadiens power play, Sergei Bobrovsky’s new contract, the Maple Leafs needs, the Rangers hot streak and much more. GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe has your NHL weekend...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – January 6, 2015

Latest on T.J. Oshie, Zdeno Chara, Roberto Luongo, Kevin Shattenkirk, Keith Ballard, Matt Beleskey, Radko Gudas and more in your NHL morning coffee headlines.  THE GLOBE AND MAIL: St Louis Blues right wing T.J. Oshie was named the NHL’s first star for the week...

Pat Quinn. 1943-2014.

Pat Quinn, former NHL player, head coach and general manager, has passed away at the age of 71 after a long illness.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: This is a very sad day for hockey, first after hearing long-time Soviet coach Viktor Tikhonov and former NHL player and coach...

Canada’s NHL Teams Suck.

Don’t even try to deny it, my fellow Canadian hockey fans. There’s no sugarcoating the truth. Regardless of which Canadian team you cheer for, this season they suck on toast. Yes, my fellow Canadiens fans, that includes our team too. I know, they’re...

NHL Blog Beat – February 24, 2014

Final analysis of the Sochi Olympics men’s hockey tournament and more in today’s collection of hockey blogging goodness. BACKHAND SHELF: Justin Bourne with ten thoughts on Canada’s convincing gold medal victory over Sweden. GREATEST HOCKEY LEGENDS:...