NHL Rumor Mill – August 9, 2014

An update on the Senators contract talks with Marc Methot, plus a review of this summer’s notable rumors from the blogosphere.  OTTAWA CITIZEN: Ken Warren reports contract talks between the Senators and defenseman Marc Methot have stalled. Warren claims Methot...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – July 24, 2014

Latest on Ryan O’Reilly, Cory Sarich, Andre Benoit, the Rangers cap picture and more. DENVER POST: A look at how the Colorado Avalanche avoided arbitration yesterday with Ryan O’Reilly, re-signing him to a two-year deal worth an average annual cap hit of...

O’Reilly, Kreider Avoid Arbitration.

The Colorado Avalanche re-signed winger Ryan O’Reilly to a two-year deal worth $6 million annually, while the New York Rangers re-signed forward Chris Kreider to a two-year, $4.95 million contract.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: Both players had arbitration hearings...

NHL Rumor Mill – July 22, 2014

Latest on Evander Kane, Cody Franson, Antoine Vermette, Ryan O’Reilly, Joffrey Lupul, Braydon Coburn and more. CBC.CA: Elliotte Friedman offers up his 30-plus thoughts for the NHL offseason. Among them: Friedman believes teams will have interest in Arizona...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – July 22, 2014

The latest on Thomas Vanek, Ryan O’Reilly, Alexander Ovechkin, Chris Kreider, Antoine Roussel, Tomas Tatar, Al Montoya and more.  STAR-TRIBUNE.COM/THE BUFFALO NEWS: Minnesota Wild forward Thomas Vanek is reportedly a federal witness in an ongoing gambling...