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 12, 2014

Latest on Alexander Ovechkin, Loui Eriksson, Rob Blake, Ryan Malone, Marc Savard and more. THE WASHINGTON POST: Neil Greenberg explains why Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin is a franchise player. CSNNE.COM: Loui Eriksson hopes to be a bigger contributor in his...

NHL Blog Beat – May 29, 2012.

A call for more accountability for NHL officials, the surprising mobility of bloated contracts, five reasons to cheer for the Kings, Absurd Goalie Monday and more. BACKHAND SHELF: Neil Corbett believes NHL officials need to be more accountable. Most NHL fans and a...

NHL Blog Beat – April 28, 2012.

Predictions for the NHL Conference Semi-finals, five terrible hockey narratives, why the NHL won’t crack down on dangerous hits, how to help the on-ice officials, strange but true tales of the Stanley Cup, excuses from this season’s losers, and Brendan...