Capitals Acquire Jaroslav Halak.

The Washington Capitals have acquired goaltender Jaroslav Halak and a third round pick from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for Michal Neuvirth and Rostislav Klesla. SPECTOR’S NOTE: As many expected, Halak’s stay with the Sabres was short-lived. By flipping...

Capitals Trade Erat to Coyotes.

The Washington Capitals have traded winger Martin Erat and John Mitchell to the Phoenix Coyotes for defenseman Rostislav Klesla and center Chris Brown.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: Surprise, surprise, Capitals GM George McPhee found a team willing to take last...

NHL Morning Rumor Mill – December 4, 2013.

The latest on Dmitry Kulikov, the Sharks top UFAs, Martin Erat, Steve Mason, David Legwand, Jamie McGinn and more. TSN.CA: Bob McKenzie claims the Panthers are aggressively shopping defenseman Dmitry Kulikov hoping to get a bidding war going for his services. Two...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – November 30, 2013.

Game recaps, including Jaromir Jagr and Sidney Crosby reaching scoring milestones, Stephane Robidas suffers a serious leg injury, former NHLer Guillaume Latendresse facces retirement, and more. CHICAGO SUN-TIMES: Goaltender Corey Crawford collected his 100th career...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – November 27, 2013.

Stars defeat the Ducks, updates on Pavel Datsyuk, Zach Parise, Vincent Lecavalier, Rostislav Klesla, Tim Gleason, Eric Gelinas and more. STAR-TELEGRAM.COM: Cody Eakin, Stephane Robidas and Ryan Garbutt scored in a 53-second span of the third period to lift the Dallas...