NHL Blog Beat – September 1, 2014

Ten most fascinating NHL teams and players, further commentary on possible NHL expansion, plus analysis on drafting goaltenders, an unofficial fan guide to evaluating NHL officiating and much more in today’s collection of hockey blogging goodness.  PUCK DADDY:...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 31, 2014

Advanced stats becoming the rage in the NHL, the latest on Jason Demers, an update on Ryan Smyth and more. USA TODAY: Dave Isaac on the increased usage and reliance on advanced stats among NHL teams. SPECTOR’S NOTE: Isaac notes the pros and cons, pointing out...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 29, 2014

More NHL relocation talk, plus the latest on the Sabres and Penguins and more. NEWSOBSERVER.COM:Rumors to the contrary,  Luke DeCock reports the Carolina Hurricanes are unlikely to relocate. DeCock cites owner Peter Karmanos’ growing involvement with the club,...

NHL Blog Beat – August 28, 2014

Reaction to rumors of NHL expansion and the Islanders’ prospective new owners, plus  advanced stats, why the NHL in the ’80s was so insane and much more in today’s collection of hockey blogging goodness. PUCK DADDY/RAW CHARGE/SB NATION: Greg...