NHL Morning Rumor Mill – May 6, 2014

Should the Maple Leafs make a pitch for the first overall pick? Will Thomas Vanek get another lucrative contract? Could changes be coming for the Sharks core? Should the Jets try some “creative shopping”?  TORONTO STAR: Damien Cox recommends the Maple...

NHL News ‘n Notes for End-March 2014.

With less than two weeks remaining in this season, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby is all but certain to win the Art Ross Trophy as the NHL’s leading scorer for the second time in his career. Crosby won his first Art Ross back in 2007. Entering the...

NHL Canadian Corner – March 26, 2014

Canadiens shut out the Sabres, Maple Leafs lose their sixth straight, Senators fall to the Panthers, plus the latest on the Oilers, Canucks, Jets and Flames.  MONTREAL GAZETTE: Carey Price made 24 saves for his fifth shutout of the season and Max Pacioretty tallied...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – February 28, 2014

Game recaps, plus updates on Kris Letang, Teemu Selanne and more. MERCURYNEWS.COM: Joe Pavelski tallied a hat trick and Raffi Torres scored twice in his return from knee surgery as the San Jose Sharks thumped the Philadelphia Flyers 7-3. WASHINGTON POST: Troy Brouwer...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – January 23, 2014

Red Wings edge the Blackhawks, Hurricanes down the Flyers, plus updates on Sidney Crosby, Joe Pavelski, Zach Parise, Michael Del Zotto and more. MLIVE.COM: Darren Helm’s goal in the sixth round of a shootout was the game winner as the Detroit Red Wings edged the...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – January 19, 2014

Game recaps, including Martin St. Louis’ four-goal game, plus the Bruins and Blackhawks prepare to renew their rivalry today and more. MERCURYNEWS.COM/TBO.COM: Martin St. Louis scored all four goals for the Tampa Bay Lightning but it wasn’t enough as they...