Senators Re-sign Michalek, Islanders Sign Johnson.

The Ottawa Senators have re-signed Milan Michalek to a three-year deal worth $4 million annually, while the NY Islanders have signed goalie Chad Johnson.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: Michalek took a pay cut to stay with the Senators. Johnson gets two years at $1.3 million...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – May 24, 2014

Brandon Prust and Dan Carcillo suspended, updates on the Blackhawks and Kings, the Lightning re-sign Tyler Johnson, plus the latest on Milan Lucuc, Alex Semin and more. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS: Montreal Canadiens forward Brandon Prust received a two-game suspension for...

NHL Morning Rumor Mill – May 19, 2014

Latest on Eric Staal, James Neal, Marian Gaborik, Dion Phaneuf, Brad Marchand and more. CBC.CA: Elliotte Friedman doesn’t expect the Penguins to tear down its roster but wouldn’t be surprised if they test James Neal’s trade value this summer…He...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – April 26, 2014

Blackhawks and Ducks take 3-2 leads in their respective series, Flyers tie their series with the Rangers, plus the latest on other NHL playoff teams and more.  CHICAGO SUN-TIMES/STLTODAY.COM: Jonathan Toews scored in overtime to lift the Chicago Blackhawks to a 3-2...

Sunday NHL Rumor Roundup – April 20, 2014

Latest on the Islanders, Hurricanes, Devils, Jets and Ducks. THE BUFFALO NEWS: John Vogl reports NY Islanders GM Garth Snow faces three choices with his 2014 first round pick (fifth overall). He can either send it to Sabres to complete the Thomas Vanek trade made...

NHL Blog Beat – April 19, 2014

Playoff analyses, voting for the NHL awards, commentary on the Canucks, Jets and more in today’s collections of hockey blogging goodness. PUCK DADDY: Ryan Lambert once again explains why he isn’t a fan of the new NHL playoff format. GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe...