NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – June 15, 2014

Updates on Dustin Brown, Alec Martinez, the Kings Stanley Cup parade route, the NHL compliance buyout start date and more.  LOS ANGELES TIMES: Winning a second Stanley Cup was the crowning moment on a difficult season for resilient Kings captain Dustin Brown....

NHL Blog Beat – September 12, 2013.

Three-on-three overtime, Dan Cleary’s weird contract situation, the Hurricanes blueline woes, why it’s time to win in Winnipeg and much more. BACKHAND SHELF: Dave Lozo believes three-on-three overtime would be only slightly less dumb than shootouts, while...

NHL Blog Beat – May 4, 2012.

Why ESPN doesn’t cover the NHL, Karl Alzner’s home surprise following Game Three, the pain of playoff hockey, the NHL week in review, trade speculation on Crosby, Malkin and Staal, the latest on the Islanders arena issue, and the weekend schedule for the...

NHL Rule Changes I’d Like To See.

The issue of re-introducing the red line is expected to be discussed during this week’s meetings of NHL GMs. Here’s some other rule changes I’d like to see. First, regarding the red line. The suggestion is it should be brought back to slow the game...