NHL Blog Beat – May 9, 2014.

Reaction to the Leafs retaining Randy Carlyle as head coach, playoff analysis and more  PENSION PLAN PUPPETS: JP Nikota and Chemmy aren’t exactly thrilled with the news of Randy Carlyle returning as Leafs head coach. THE LEAFS NATION: Neither are Steven Tzemis...

NHL Canadian Corner – May 9, 2014

Bruins square their series against the Canadiens, updates on the Canucks and Oilers, and the Maple Leafs extend coach Randy Carlyle’s contract.  MONTREAL GAZETTE/BOSTON GLOBE: Call-up Matt Fraser’s goal early in overtime gave the Boston Bruins a 1-0...

NHL Canadian Corner – May 6, 2014

Latest on the Canadiens-Bruins series, Maple Leafs likely to make a decision about coach Randy Carlyle this week, plus updates on Sam Gagner, Marc Methot, Devan Dubnyk and more.  MONTREAL GAZETTE/BOSTON GLOBE: The Canadiens jokingly downplayed comments from the Bruins...

NHL Canadian Corner – April 16, 2014

An update on Canadiens center Daniel Briere, latest on Maple Leafs coach Randy Carlyle and Senators bench boss Paul MacLean, and updates on the Oilers, Flames, Jets and Canucks. MONTREAL GAZETTE: The playoffs is the time to shine for Canadiens forward Daniel Briere,...

Sunday NHL Rumor Roundup – April 6, 2014

The latest Leafs speculation, the latest musings on potential coaching changes, and updates on the Sedins, Cam Ward, Tomas Vanek and more. THE HOCKEY NEWS: Adam Proteau believes the Canucks should stage a serious rebuild by shopping the Sedins and Ryan Kesler for as...

NHL Canadian Corner – October 22, 2013.

Sean Monahan stars in Flames win over Kings, plus updates on Erik Karlsson, Ryan Smyth, Jordan Eberle, Brandon Prust and more. CALGARY HERALD: Rookie center Sean Monahan scored his sixth goal of the season while T.J. Brodie netted the game-winner with 29 second left...