NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – April 15, 2014.

Toews and Kane expected  back for Blackhawks opening playoff game, Henrik Lundqvist doesn’t believe he has to prove himself in the playoffs, and much more on the eve of the opening round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs.  DAILYHERALD.COM: Chicago Blackhawks...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – December 20, 2013.

Game recaps, the Oilers and Sabres make a trade, plus updates on Claude Giroux, Jeff Skinner, Ryane Clowe and more. NOTE: The NHL Christmas trade freeze is now in effect until 11.59 PM on December 27, 2013. LOS ANGELES TIMES: Rookie goaltender Martin Jones collected...

Yzerman Facing His First True Test As a GM.

The free-fall of the Tampa Bay Lightning this season led to Guy Boucher becoming the second NHL coach this season to lose his job, replaced by Jon Cooper, who coached their AHL affiliate in Syracuse. I wasn’t surprised Boucher got the axe, though I was by the...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – January 12, 2013.

Some key dates on the NHL schedule revealed, plus the latest on Drew Doughty, Nicklas Backstrom, John Tavares,  Adam Henrique and more. SPORTSNET.CA: Mark Spector predicts the new NHL CBA will lead either to relocation or contraction of some struggling US-based...