NHL Blog Beat – August 5, 2014

Reaction to the Subban and Bishop signings, top-10 available NHL UFAS, the Jets building on his history of dysfunction and more in today’s collection of hockey blogging goodness.  HOCKEY BUZZ: Eric Engels offers up his take on the Canadiens re-signing P.K....

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 4, 2014

Updates on Ryan Johansen and Nathan Horton, Brett Hull turning 50, the latest on the Lightning and more.  THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH: It doesn’t appear much progress has been made in Ryan Johansen’s contract talks with the Blue Jackets. The two sides were...

Lightning Re-sign Ben Bishop.

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed goaltender Ben Bishop to a two-year contract extension. Bishop was eligible for UFA status next summer.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: Bishop’s new deal is reportedly worth $11.9 million, at an annual cap hit of $5.95 million....

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – July 12, 2014

Lightning sign Brenden Morrow, Coyotes bring back David Moss, Panthers close to re-signing Dmitry Kulikov, an update on Stephen Weiss and more. TAMPA TRIBUNE: The Lightning signed Brenden Morrow to a one-year, $1.55 million contract. They also re-signed Richard Panik...

NHL Blog Beat – July 9, 2014

Analysis of Phil Kessel, Vincent Lecavalier, Dallas’ attractiveness to NHL players, the Brad Richards trade still resonates for the Lightning and much more in today’s collection of hockey blogging goodness.  BLUE CHIP PROSPECTS: Are Leafs fans watching...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – July 3, 2014

A listing of the notable UFAs still available, Claude Giroux arrested in Ottawa, the Flyers and Sharks swing a trade, an update on Ryan Johansen, plus the latest on the Capitals and Lightning. BLEACHER REPORT: My (shrinking) list of notable unrestricted free agents...