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....

NHL Canadian Corner – July 4, 2014

Canucks re-sign Zack Kassian, Flames re-sign Paul Byron, plus updates on the other Canadian NHL clubs.  VANCOUVER SUN: The Canucks have re-signed winger Zack Kassian to a two-year, $3.5 million contract. CALGARY HERALD: The Flames have re-signed Paul Byron to a...

NHL Canadian Corner – May 28, 2014

Oilers coach denies rift with Nail Yakupov, a look at Canucks’ defenseman Jason Garrison, Jets forward Mark Scheifele played well for Canada at the World Championships, while Senators prospect Curtis Lazar believes he’s ready to jump to the NHL.  EDMONTON...

NHL Canadian Corner – May 22, 2014

Reaction to the Canucks hiring Jim Benning as their new general manager, plus the latest on Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba and the Oilers’ coaching situation. VANCOUVER SUN: Iain MacIntyre reports new Canucks GM Jim Benning has a solid record for scouting and...

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 – February 26, 2014

Latest on Jonathan Bernier, Andrei Markov, Blake Wheeler, Alex Burrows and Mike Zibanejad, Oilers GM give coach Dallas Eakins a vote of confidence, and the Flames call up a young forward. TORONTO SUN: The Maple Leafs hope Jonathan Bernier is prepared for the upcoming...