NHL Canadian Corner – September 9, 2014

Latest on Randy Carlyle, Carey Price, the Sedin twins, Bobby Ryan, Ondrej Pavelec, Sven Baertschi and Oscar Klefbom, plus Raphael Diaz joins the Flames on a tryout basis. NATIONAL POST: Toronto Maple Leafs coach Randy Carlyle will be under the gun this season....

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – September 7, 2014

A deal is reportedly reached on where to stage the 2014 Winter Classic, updates on the Red Wings, the latest on Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta and more.  THE WASHINGTON POST: A deal has reportedly been reached to stage the 2015 Winter Classic at Nationals Park.  The...

NHL Rumor Mill – September 5, 2014

Latest on the Bruins, plus updates on  Martin Brodeur, Ray Whitney, Dustin Penner, Raphael Diaz, Jacob Markstrom and Shane O’Brien.  CSNNE.COM: Joe Haggerty, responding to a reader’s question, doesn’t expect the Bruins will invite winger Dustin...

NHL Free Agent Rumor Mill – July 18, 2014

Several lists of who’s still available in this summer’s unrestricted free agent market. Enjoy! SPORTSNET: Luke Fox lists (in descending order) Dustin Penner, Saku Koivu, Daniel Winnik, Andre Benoit, Devin Setoguchi, Martin Brodeur, Tomas Vokoun, Lee...

Rangers Acquire Raphael Diaz

The New York Rangers have acquired defenseman Raphael Diaz from the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for a fifth round pick.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: Diaz’s tenure with the Canucks was a short one, having been acquired from Montreal earlier in the season. He’s...

Canadiens Ship Diaz to Canucks.

The Montreal Canadiens have traded defenseman Raphael Diaz to the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for center Dale Weise. SPECTOR’S NOTE:  It’s the first trade of what could be a busy week leading up to Friday’s 3 PM ET Olympic roster freeze. This one...