NHL Canadian Corner – February 24, 2015

Updates on Dion Phaneuf,  Sergei Gonchar, Jared Cowen, Ben Chiarot, Karri Ramo and Tyler Pitlick, plus the Canucks plans for replacing sidelined goaltender Ryan Miller.  TORONTO STAR: Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf is hopeful of returning to action this week....

NHL Canadian Corner – January 31, 2015

Canucks down the Sabres, updates on Paul Byron and Nikita Nikitin, and the latest on the Maple Leafs, Canadiens, Senators and Jets. THE VANCOUVER SUN: Power-play goals by Yannick Weber and Nick Bonino helped the Vancouver Canucks down the Buffalo Sabres 5-2. Chris...

NHL Canadian Corner – December 9, 2014

Update on the Senators coaching situation, Evander Kane suspended, the latest on Mason Raymond, Leo Komarov and Nikita Nikitin, plus updates on the Canadiens and Canucks.  OTTAWA SUN: Luke Richardson is not in consideration to replace Paul MacLean as Senators head...

NHL Canadian Corner – June 26, 2014

Reaction to the Oilers signing Nikita Nikitin, Canadiens have yet to make contract offers to Mike Weaver and Francis Bouillon, MLSE boss Tim Leiweke speaks out, reaction to the Canucks speaking to Ryan Miller and Dave Bolland, the Jets goaltending situation and who...

Oilers Re-sign Nikita Nikitin.

The Edmonton Oilers have reportedly re-signed defenseman Nikita Nikitin to a two-year, $9 million contract.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: The Oilers acquired Nikitin’s rights from the Columbus Blue Jackets earlier this month. To complete the deal, they’ve sent...

NHL Canadian Corner – June 21, 2014

Oilers make a deal for Columbus defenseman Nikita Nikitin, Willie Desjardins poised to become the Canucks new coach, plus updates on the Jets, Canadiens and Maple Leafs.  EDMONTON JOURNAL: The Oilers have made a conditional deal for Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman...