NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 21, 2014

The Sharks strip Joe Thornton of his captaincy, the latest on Raffi Torres and Alexander Semin and the Rangers sign prospect Kevin Hayes. SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS: The Sharks have stripped Joe Thornton of his captaincy and will begin the season with a captain or...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – June 28, 2014

The results of the opening round of the 2014 NHL Draft, the new salary cap figures are released, reaction to the James Neal trade, the Coyotes buy out Mike Ribeiro and more. NHL.COM: The Florida Panthers ultimately retained the first-overall pick, using it to select...

NHL Blog Beat – June 18, 2014

Analysis of the Kings, Justin Williams, Rick Nash, Milan Michalek and more in today’s collection of hockey blogging goodness. GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe wraps up the Stanley Cup Final by examining the odds stacked against the LA Kings winning the championship this...

NHL Blog Beat – June 11, 2014

Luck has abandoned the Rangers, analysis on the Canadiens offseason plans, more advanced stat talk, evaluation of this summer’s top free agents and more.  GRANTLAND/SB NATION: Sean McIndoe and Travis Hughes believes lady luck has forsaken the New York Rangers in...

NHL Blog Beat – June 6, 2014

Analysis of Dan Girardi, Martin St. Louis, evaluating Marc Bergervin’s work as Canadiens GM, why plus/minus is a useless stat and much more.  SB NATION: Adam Gretz explains how Dan Girardi’s performance is ruining the NY Rangers’ Stanley Cup hopes....

NHL Canadian Corner – June 1, 2014

Latest on the Canadiens, Canucks, Oilers and Jets.  MONTREAL GAZETTE: Saturday was locker clean-out day for the Canadiens. Goalie Carey Price said he wouldn’t require surgery to repair his “lower-body injury” (right knee). If the Canadiens had...