NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – March 22, 2015

Check out recaps of Saturday’s NHL games featuring non-Canadian teams.  TWINCITIES.COM: The Minnesota Wild chased St. Louis Blues starter Brian Elliott from the net on route to a 6-3 victory. Justin Lafontaine scored and set up two others while Ryan Suter,...

NHL Blog Beat – March 17, 2015

Reaction to the Joe Thornton-Doug Wilson spat, analysis of Nathan MacKinnon’s sophomore slump, the Flames’ success, the Islanders cap situation and much more in today’s collection of hockey-blogging goodness.  GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe offers up his...

Islanders Re-sign Johnny Boychuk.

The New York Islanders have re-signed defenseman Johnny Boychuk to a seven-year, $42 million contract extension.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: The deal breaks down as $6 million per season, which is pretty much what most observers (including myself) expected Boychuk would...

NHL Blog Beat – March 10, 2015

Analysis of the Rangers, Flames, Islanders, 10 young NHL forwards on the verge of breaking out and much more in today’s collection of hockey-blogging goodness.  TODAY’S SLAPSHOT: Patrick Hoffman believes the New York Rangers are looking like Stanley Cup...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – March 6, 2015

Game recaps, plus the latest on Alexander Ovechkin, Mike Ribeiro, Trevor Daley, Kimmo Timonen, Brandon Dubinsky and more.  Game recaps. NEWSDAY: Brock Nelson’s goal late in the third period lifted the New York Islanders to a 4-3 win over the Nashville Predators,...