NHL Canadian Corner – July 23, 2014

Reaction to the Maple Leafs new assistant GM, new Oilers are introduced to the Edmonton media, plus updates on P.A. Parenteau, Joe Colborne and more.  NATIONAL POST/TORONTO  STAR/TORONTO SUN:  Reaction from Toronto pundits regarding the Maple Leafs hiring 28-year-old...

Oilers Sign Mark Fayne and Benoit Pouliot.

The Edmonton Oilers have signed Mark Fayne to a four-year deal worth $3.5 million annually and Benoit Pouliot to a five-year, $20 million contract.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: I like the addition of Fayne and it’s an affordable signing, but they’ve overpaid...

NHL Draft Weekend Rumors – June 28, 2014

Latest on Jason Spezza, Jarome Iginla, Mikhail Grabovski, Thomas Vanek, Paul Stastny, Nikolai Kulemin and more.  OTTAWA CITIZEN/OTTAWA SUN: Ken Warren and Bruce Garrioch report the Senators had a disappointing evening as they were unable to find a deal in the opening...

NHL Rumor Mill – May 22, 2014

The latest on Ryan Miller, Jason Spezza, James Neal, Mark Fayne and more. USA TODAY: Kevin Allen expects plenty of wheeling and dealing during next month’s NHL draft weekend. Panthers GM Dale Tallon admits he’s had “a few guys” making inquiries...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – July 21, 2012.

Wrap-up of this week’s NHL CBA negotiations, aspiring hockey journalist dies in Colorado theater shooting, Patrick Kane and Marian Hossa address fans at Blackhawks convention, Devils re-sign Mark Fayne, and Penguins replace medical staff. ESPN.COM: CBA...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – June 26, 2012.

NHLPA director Fehr suggests next season could start without CBA, a major deal between the Blue Jackets and Islanders at the draft fell through, calls for Brendan Shanahan and Fred Shero to be inducted in the Hockey Hall of Fame, updates on Zbynek Michalek and Peter...