NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – July 18, 2014

Latest on Brad Richards, Mats Zuccarello, Derick Brassard, Chris Kreider, Steve Mason, Daniel Cleary and more. CSNCHICAGO.COM: Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville has begun mulling his options for new ‘Hawks center Brad Richards. One could be having him center a...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – July 11, 2014

Blues re-sign Steve Ott after losing Vladimir Sobotka to KHL, Panthers re-sign Erik Gudbranson, Sharks re-up Scott Hannan, Red Wings re-sign Daniel Cleary and more.  STLTODAY.COM: Blues forward Vladimir Sobotka has signed with Avangard Omsk of the KHL. The Blues had...

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 Blog Beat – September 12, 2013.

Three-on-three overtime, Dan Cleary’s weird contract situation, the Hurricanes blueline woes, why it’s time to win in Winnipeg and much more. BACKHAND SHELF: Dave Lozo believes three-on-three overtime would be only slightly less dumb than shootouts, while...

Cleary Leaves Flyers, Signs with Red Wings.

The Detroit Red Wings have reportedly signed free agent forward Dan Cleary to a one-year, $1.75 million contract.  Earlier in the week, Cleary had supposedly agreed to a three-year, $8.25 million deal with the Flyers, but was invited to their training camp on a...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – September 12, 2013.

Updates on Joni Pitkanen, Alex Pietrangelo, Oliver Ekman-Larsson, Daniel Cleary, Martin Havlat, Ryan Malone and more. NHL.COM: Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Joni Pitkanen will miss the upcoming season to a broken left heel bone. Pitkanen suffered the injury during a...