NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 19, 2014

Updates on Jason Spezza, Steve Mason, Tyson Barrie, Michael Leighton, Todd Bertuzzi and more. DALLAS MORNING NEWS: Stars GM Jim Nill is optimistic about re-signing Jason Spezza, who was acquired from the Ottawa Senators earlier this summer. SPECTOR’S NOTE:  A...

NHL Rumor Mill – August 18, 2014

Updates on former Blackhawks prospect Kevin Hayes, plus the Dallas Stars have a blueline issue.  NBC SPORTS: Dhiren Mahiban cites reports indicating former Chicago Blackhawks Kevin Hayes and his representatives spent Sunday narrowing their list of NHL suitors, with...

NHL Rumor Mill – August 16, 2014

Latest on now-former Blackhawks prospect Kevin Hayes, and a round-up of trade and free agent rumors from the blogosphere.  CHICAGO TRIBUNE:  Chris Kuc reports the Blackhawks have parted ways with prospect Kevin Hayes after failing to reach an agreement on a contract....

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 14, 2014

Updates on Mike Fisher, Danny DeKeyser and Beau Bennett, plus the latest on the Islanders, Coyotes, bringing an NHL franchise to Seattle and more.  NHL.COM: Nashville Predators GM David Poile said Mike Fisher (Achilles injury) will be sidelined until at least...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 11, 2014

An update on Dan Boyle, the latest on the Predators, Coyotes, Blackhawks and more.  NEWSDAY: New Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle is looking forward to playing in New York. NHL.COM: Nashville Predators GM David Poile is expecting an exciting season for his club as they...

NHL Morning Rumor Mill – July 30, 2014

Latest on Michael Frolik and Mikhail Grigorenko, plus my take on Martin Brodeur, Evander Kane and Michael Del Zotto. WINNIPEG FREE PRESS: Gary Lawless believes Michael Frolik controls his own future with his new one-year contract with the Jets. “Frolik will now...