NHL Expansion Inevitable

Like it or not, NHL fans, it appears another expansion is on the horizon. Sure, the league officials deny it, but the NHL is in business to make money, and there are opportunities to do so in several locations which currently lack NHL franchises. Kansas City has an...

NHL Blog Beat – September 16, 2014

Pros and cons of NHL expansion, players thoughts on advanced stats, anticipating the performances of Marian Gaborik and David Clarkson, theories on why the Canadiens won’t go with a captain this season and much more in today’s collection of hockey blogging...

NHL Blog Beat – September 12, 2014

Questions as the NHL season nears, remembering the best of Saku Koivu, plus commentaries on Sidney Crosby and Pekka, analysis of several minor league NHL affiliates and more.  GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe lists five questions as the NHL season approaches, including where...

NHL Blog Beat – September 1, 2014

Ten most fascinating NHL teams and players, further commentary on possible NHL expansion, plus analysis on drafting goaltenders, an unofficial fan guide to evaluating NHL officiating and much more in today’s collection of hockey blogging goodness.  PUCK DADDY:...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 29, 2014

More NHL relocation talk, plus the latest on the Sabres and Penguins and more. NEWSOBSERVER.COM:Rumors to the contrary,  Luke DeCock reports the Carolina Hurricanes are unlikely to relocate. DeCock cites owner Peter Karmanos’ growing involvement with the club,...