NHL Expansion Inevitable

Like it or not, NHL fans, it appears another expansion is on the horizon. Sure, the league officials deny it, but the NHL is in business to make money, and there are opportunities to do so in several locations which currently lack NHL franchises. Kansas City has an...

NHL Blog Beat – November 18, 2014

A eulogy for NHL enforcers, commentaries on possible NHL expansion to Las Vegas, the Maple Leafs, Blue Jackets, statistics and much more in today’s collection of NHL hockey-blogging goodness.  GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe with a eulogy for NHL enforcers and a look...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – November 13, 2014

Ducks edge the Kings in a shootout, updates on Corey Perry, Nathan Horton, T.J. Oshie, Eric Staal, Dan Boyle, Andrew MacDonald and Alex Stalock, plus the latest on the NHL’s connection with Las Vegas and more. LOS ANGELES TIMES: Ryan Kesler scored twice in the...

NHL Headlines – November 12, 2014

In today’s collection of notable NHL headlines: reaction to the Gonchar-for-Moen trade, more rumblings of NHL expansion to Las Vegas, the Kings struggled in salary-cap limbo, plus updates on Dan Boyle, David Krejci, Marc Methot and more.  MONTREAL GAZETTE/DALLAS...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – October 31, 2014

Game recaps, the Flyers sign Carlo Colaiacovo, Thomas Vanek linked to money-laundering scandal, and MGM hopes to bring an NHL franchise to Las Vegas. TRIBLIVE.COM: Marc-Andre Fleury turned aside 36 shots to backstop the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-0 blanking of the Los...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – October 25, 2014

Ducks down the Blue Jackets, Stars edge the Devils, updates on Zdeno Chara, Mike Green and Slava Voynov, the Flyers call up a defenseman and speculation Las Vegas could get an NHL franchise.  LOS ANGELES TIMES: Corey Perry scored his league-leading ninth goal of the...