NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – December 27, 2014

Devils fire head coach Pete DeBoer, rumors of his possible replacements, John Scott suspended and more in your NHL morning coffee headlines.  NJ.COM: The New Jersey Devils yesterday announced Pete DeBoer has been fired as head coach. Rich Chere speculates former...

NHL Blog Beat – July 11, 2014

Reaction to the signings of Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane and Cory Schneider, plus much more in today’s collection of hockey blogging goodness. SB NATION: Adam Gretz on the Chicago Blackhawks re-signings of Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane. DEFENDING BIG D: Erin...

Capitals Sign Brooks Orpik

The Washington Capitals have signed Brooks Orpik to a five year, $27.5 million contract.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: Holy overpayment, Batman. Five years at $5.5 million annually? I appreciate the Capitals need to bolster their defense, especially to add a physical...

NHL Morning Rumor Mill – June 24, 2014

The latest on Paul Stastny, Ryan O’Reilly, Matt Niskanen, Daniel Alfredsson, Patrick Marleau and Mike Cammalleri, plus updates on the Blackhawks, Flyers, Devils and Blues.  DENVER POST: Adrian Dater reports Colorado Avalanche coach Patrick Roy says his club...

NHL Rumor Mill – May 30, 2014

Latest on the Canadiens, Penguins and Flyers.  ESPN.COM: Craig Custance suggests some off-season moves for the Montreal Canadiens. He believes it’s not unreasonable to re-sign 25-year-old P.K. Subban to an eight-year deal north of $8 million per season. He also...