NHL Blog Beat – September 12, 2014

Questions as the NHL season nears, remembering the best of Saku Koivu, plus commentaries on Sidney Crosby and Pekka, analysis of several minor league NHL affiliates and more.  GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe lists five questions as the NHL season approaches, including where...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – September 9, 2014

Latest on Sidney Crosby, John Tavares, Ryan Malone, Stephen Weiss, Brian Gionta and Raffi Torres, Stephane Quintal is the NHL’s new VP of player safety, the cost of bringing another NHL team to Toronto, and much more.  TRIBLIVE.COM: Pittsburgh Penguins captain...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 29, 2014

More NHL relocation talk, plus the latest on the Sabres and Penguins and more. NEWSOBSERVER.COM:Rumors to the contrary,  Luke DeCock reports the Carolina Hurricanes are unlikely to relocate. DeCock cites owner Peter Karmanos’ growing involvement with the club,...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 24, 2014

Flames signed Devin Setoguchi, Panthers pick Aaron Ekblad ready to return from concussion, a profile of Darryl Sutter and a possible clash of agendas in Buffalo. CALGARY SUN: The Flames signed free-agent winger Devin Setoguchi to a one-year, $750K contract. Setoguchi...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 19, 2014

Updates on Jason Spezza, Steve Mason, Tyson Barrie, Michael Leighton, Todd Bertuzzi and more. DALLAS MORNING NEWS: Stars GM Jim Nill is optimistic about re-signing Jason Spezza, who was acquired from the Ottawa Senators earlier this summer. SPECTOR’S NOTE:  A...