NHL Rumor Mill – December 27, 2014

With the NHL Christmas break over and the trade freeze lifting at midnight ET on Dec. 27, here’s a look at the latest on Keith Yandle, Jake Gardiner, Mike Green, Taylor Hall and more.  CBS BOSTON: Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman joined The Sports Hub’s...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 21, 2014

Game recaps plus updates on the Jets goalie tandem and a profile of new Oilers coach Todd Nelson.  MONTREAL GAZETTE/OTTAWA SUN: The Montreal Canadiens returned to the top of the Atlantic Division with a 4-1 win over the Ottawa Senators, who were coming off a 6-2...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 19, 2014

Game recaps, Jets trade for a defenseman, an update on Curtis Lazar and the latest on the Canucks and Flames.  MONTREAL GAZETTE: The Montreal Canadiens dropped a 2-1 decision to the visiting Anaheim Ducks. The Habs also lost top left wing Max Pacioretty to an...

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 Canadian Corner – December 17, 2014

Game recaps plus the latest on Jacob Trouba, Kyle Turris and Bo Horvat.  MONTREAL GAZETTE: Alex Galchenyuk’s first career NHL hat trick powered the Montreal Canadiens to a 4-1 win over the floundering Carolina Hurricanes. The victory moves the Canadiens to...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 13, 2014

Game recaps, updates on Nazem Kadri, Mark Scheifele and Chris Neil, plus the latest on the Canucks.  MONTREAL GAZETTE: Carey Price made 44 saves and Jiri Sekac scored twice as the Canadiens downed the Los Angeles Kings 6-2. SPECTOR’S NOTE: This game wasn’t...