Pat Quinn. 1943-2014.

Pat Quinn, former NHL player, head coach and general manager, has passed away at the age of 71 after a long illness.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: This is a very sad day for hockey, first after hearing long-time Soviet coach Viktor Tikhonov and former NHL player and coach...

Sunday NHL Rumor Roundup – November 23, 2014

The latest on the Flyers, Wild, Oilers and Sharks, plus updates on potentially available goaltenders, and Andrej Sekera is poised to become a wealthy defenseman.  OTTAWA SUN: Bruce Garrioch reports Philadelphia Flyers GM Ron Hextall is ready to make changes to his...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – November 23, 2014

Check out the latest game recaps from a busy Saturday night in the NHL.  THE TAMPA TRIBUNE: Second-period goals by Steven Stamkos and Alex Killorn gave the Tampa Bay Lightning a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Wild. Lightning goalie Ben Bishop made 30 saves for the...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – November 17, 2014

Game recaps, Former Rangers Ryan Callahan, Anton Stralman and Brian Boyle returning to New York to face their old team, the Flyers inept penalty kill, latest Hall of Fame class reflect on their careers, and an update on Gordie Howe. CHICAGO SUN-TIMES: Patrick Kane...

NHL Rumor Mill – November 13, 2014

A list of NHL teams which could be next to make an early-season trade, an update on Tyler Myers, and the latest on the Avalanche and Oilers. SI.COM: In the wake of the Montreal Canadiens shipping Travis Moen to the Dallas Stars for Sergei Gonchar, Allan Muir, Brian...

NHL Rumor Mill – November 12, 2014.

Latest on Mike Richards, a list of potential trade-bait defensemen, Paul Martin and the Flyers hopes for free-agent shopping next summer,  TSN.CA: Bob McKenzie reports the LA Kings need some long-term cap relief and claims Mike Richards’ name is out there,...