Blue Jackets re-sign Letestu.

The Columbus Blue Jackets have re-signed forward Mark Letestu to a two-year, $2.5 million contract extension.  SPECTOR’S NOTE:  The deal is worth an average cap hit of $1.25 million per season, doubling his annual salary under his current contract. It’s...

NHL Trade Rumors – November 9, 2011.

A look at several goaltenders of possible interest around the league…Hurricanes GM shopping around…Could David Krejci be dealt?…Is the Blue Jackets acquisition of Mark Letestu just the start of more deals to come?    ESPN.COM: Craig Custance...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – November 9, 2011.

In today’s collection of notable NHL morning headlines: Chris Pronger could soon return to the Flyers…Ken Hitchcock has successful debut behind Blues bench…Niklas Backstrom helps snuff out Flames…Johan Franzen snows under Avalanche…Ducks...

Penguins deal Letestu to Blue Jackets.

Various sources report earlier today the Pittsburgh Penguins traded center Mark Letestu to the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for a fourth round pick in 2012. SPECTOR’S NOTE: This move is seen as a precursor to the return of Sidney Crosby in the near future,...

NHL Trade & Free Agent Rumors – November 5, 2011.

The latest on the Penguins, Red Wings, Predators and Hurricanes, plus updates on Kyle Turris, Cory Schneider, Sergei Bobrovsky and Bryan McCabe. ESPN.COM: Craig Custance recently asked Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland if he would consider making a trade to reverse his...