NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – February 21, 2015

Game recaps, Sharks and Kings prepare for outdoor game, and more in today’s collection of notable NHL headlines.  Game recaps. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS: New York Rangers rookie goaltender MacKenzie Skapski shook off giving up a goal 14 seconds into his NHL debut to...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – February 1, 2015

Game recaps, updates on Mike Richards, Ryan Suter and more. CSNBAYAREA.COM: 31-year-old Antti Niemi made 31 saves to collect his 31st career shutout on January 31st as the San Jose Sharks downed the Chicago Blackhawks 2-0. NEW YORK POST: Rangers goalie Henrik...

Some Painful Truths About the NHL Salary Cap

Recent reports forecasting the possible stagnation of the NHL salary cap for 2015-16 serves as a potentially stark lesson of how it could handcuff teams with limited cap space.  Here’s a look at some painful truths we’ve learned over the years about the...

NHL Blog Beat – October 23, 2013.

The Rangers goaltending problem, Don Cherry’s “sabermetrics”, the Wild’s penalty-killing woes, Jarome Iginla’s cold start, remembering Roman Hamrlik’s career, and more. BACKHAND SHELF: Ryan Lambert believes the Rangers goaltending...

Analysis of Potential Changes in Upcoming NHL CBA.

My take on some recently reported potential changes for NHL free agency, trades, waivers, contracts and more. Kevin McGran of the Toronto Star reported Tuesday of a number of issues the NHL and NHLPA had “more or less” agreed upon, those they were moving closer to, as...