NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – October 6, 2014

The latest on Wayne Simmonds and Jeff Skinner, plus updates on the Bruins, Blackhawks, Lightning, Panthers and more.  CSNPHILLY.COM: A possible foot fracture could delay Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds start to the NHL season. NEWSOBSERVER.COM: Carolina Hurricanes...

NHL Canadian Corner – August 16, 2014

Latest on Phil Kessel, Teddy Purcell and Alex Burmistrov, plus updates on the Oilers, Flames, Canadiens and Senators.  TORONTO STAR: Don’t expect notoriously media-shy Phil Kessel to be more open with the Toronto media this season. He said he’ll let his...

Analytics Gaining Acceptance in the NHL.

  The Edmonton Oilers’ recent hiring of hockey analytics blogger Tyler Dellow as a consultant gave cheer to proponents of advanced stats, which in recent months have made serious inroads in the NHL community. Dellow isn’t the only stats wonk employed...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 10, 2014

The latest on Alexander Semin and Brayden Schenn, a profile of the originator of the Corsi stat, a long-lost Stanley Cup ring is found and more.  YAHOO! SPORTS: Dmitry Chesnokov reports Carolina Hurricanes winger Alexander Semin hasn’t fully recovered from wrist...

NHL Blog Beat – August 1, 2014.

Reviewing last season’s biggest trades, Jets fans growing unhappy with the club’s management, the importance of understanding arbitration and more in today’s collection of notable posts from the NHL blogosphere. GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe looks back on...

NHL Blog Beat – July 30, 2014

Check out the latest and greatest from the hockey blogosphere over the past several days.  GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe goes down Wikipedia’s NHL rabbit hole, and lists the NHL’s Forrest Gumps. THE SCORE: Justin Bourne lists 5 NHL players who use unique sticks....