NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 31, 2014

Advanced stats becoming the rage in the NHL, the latest on Jason Demers, an update on Ryan Smyth and more. USA TODAY: Dave Isaac on the increased usage and reliance on advanced stats among NHL teams. SPECTOR’S NOTE: Isaac notes the pros and cons, pointing out...

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,...

Updates on Fleury and Lecavalier – August 26, 2014

Will the Penguins re-sign Marc-Andre Fleury before the start of this season? Are the Flyers still trying to move Vincent Lecavalier? TRIBLIVE.COM: Josh Yohe reports Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury is likely to start this season without a new contract. Fleury is...

NHL Rumor Mill – August 14, 2014

Latest on Ryan Johansen,Martin Brodeur,  Evander Kane, Cam Ward, Brent Seabrook and Jordin Tootoo, plus the latest on the Flyers. THE HOCKEY NEWS: Matt Larkin examines the burning questions which remain in this NHL off-season. Larkin suggests the Columbus Blue Jackets...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 6, 2014

Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen diagnosed with blood clots, Flyers sign Michael Del Zotto, Penguins re-sign Brandon Sutter, an update on Joni Pitkanen and more.  PHILLY.COM: Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen faces the end of his NHL career as he was diagnosed with blood...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 2, 2014

Ducks to honor Teemu Selanne, Flyers honor Lindros, LeClair and Desjardins, an update on Torey Krug, the Wild sign Justin Falk and the latest on the Red Wings. LOS ANGELES TIMES: The Anaheim Ducks will retire Teemu Selanne’s number 8 jersey in a ceremony on...