NHL Canadian Corner – September 5, 2014

Latest on Morgan Rielly, Max Pacioretty, the Sedins, Craig Anderson and more.  THE GLOBE AND MAIL: Can Morgan Rielly step up this season on the Maple Leafs blueline? TSN.CA: New Maple Leafs defenseman Stephane Robidas (leg fracture) is not yet cleared for contact, but...

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...