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 Blog Beat – November 12, 2014

In today’s collection of notable hockey-blogging goodness: the media brouhaha over Connor McDavid’s hand injury, 30 surprises after 30 days in the NHL, the effects of having a bad captain, ads on NHL jerseys and more.  THE SCORE: Justin Bourne explains why...

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 – November 9, 2014

Game recaps, including a big night for Sidney Crosby, more injuries for the Flyers defense corps, plus updates on Brad Richards, Pavel Datsyuk and more.  TRIBLIVE.COM: Sidney Crosby matched a career-high five assists while Kris Letang tallied four points as the...

On “Tanking” in the NHL

In recent weeks there’s been some chatter in the media and blogosphere suggesting, and even accusing, some NHL teams of deliberately attempting to “tank” this season. The reason? To better their chances of winning the NHL 2015 Draft Lottery, thus ensuring the...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – September 22, 2014

The latest on Jarome Iginla, Dustin Brown, Rick Nash, Jason Spezza, Brad Marchand, Brayden Schenn, Michael Ryder, Jussi Jokinen and more.  THE DENVER POST: Jarome Iginla figures to continue his high-scoring ways playing alongside Nathan MacKinnon. LOS ANGELES TIMES:...