Fleischmann to Ducks, Gleason to Capitals.

The Florida Panthers have traded left wing Tomas Fleischmann to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for Dany Heatley and a 2015 third-round draft pick. The Carolina Hurricanes have traded defenseman Tim Gleason to the Washington Capitals for Jack Hillen and a 2015...

A Trade Probably Won’t Help Mike Richards

In the midst of the LA Kings recent demotion of struggling, high-priced center Mike Richards to the AHL, it’s been suggested he needs a trade in order to regain his once-stellar two-way game. Richards has struggled over the past two seasons. While his offensive...

NHL Week That Was – January 4, 2015

My take on some of most interesting NHL news and notes for the week of Dec. 28, 2014 to Jan. 3, 2015. There wasn’t as much buzz over the Chicago Blackhawks-Washington Capitals game this year. Though it was well-attended, the 2.3 TV rating was the lowest in...

NHL Blog Beat – January 4, 2015

In the first collection of hockey-blogging goodness for 2015, there’s an examination of why good goalies have bad seasons, a lament for the now-defunct CapGeek.com, the ongoing saga of the Arizona Coyotes ownership, Dany Heatley’s demotion and much more. ...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – November 15, 2014

Game recaps, updates on the Bruins and Sabres, plus the latest on Erik Johnson, Alec Martinez and Dany Heatley and Eric Daze. DETROIT FREE PRESS: Luke Glendening had a two-point performance and Jimmy Howard made 25 saves as the Detroit Red Wings downed the Chicago...