Random NHL Thoughts – February 16, 2015

My take on some of the notable NHL news and notes of the past week. Tyler Seguin’s recent knee injury could be the death knell of the Dallas Stars playoff hopes. The Stars are struggling to remain in contention for a wild-card berth in the very competitive...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – February 15, 2015

Game recaps, plus the latest on Tyler Seguin, Dmitry Kulikov, Joe Pavelski, Dougie Hamilton, Frederik Andersen and Ryane Clowe.  Game recaps. NEWSDAY: John Tavares’ four-point performance (two goals, two assists) carried the New York Islanders to a 6-3 win over...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – February 14, 2015

Game recaps plus updates on Tyler Seguin,  Jeff Skinner, Nathan MacKinnon, Rich Peverley and more.  Game recaps. THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS: The Dallas Stars blanked the Florida Panthers 2-0, but their win was overshadowed by losing three forwards (Tyler Seguin, Ales...

The Risk In Trading Young NHL Players

Calls for the Winnipeg Jets to trade Evander Kane, and for the Vancouver Canucks to deal Zack Kassian, have increased this season, particularly in recent weeks. In Kane’s case, it’s because of a recently-reported falling out with teammates, while Kassian...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – January 19, 2015

Game recaps, updates on Tyler Seguin and Cory Schneider, plus the latest on the Blues, Islanders, Panthers and more.  NEW YORK DAILY NEWS: Derek Stepan and NHL goalscoring leader Rick Nash each scored twice to carry the New York Rangers to a 5-2 victory over the...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – December 29, 2014

The latest on Tyler Seguin, Jamie Benn, Jordan Staal, Brad Richards, Brian Elliott, Jaroslav Halak, Steve Mason, Patric Hornqvist and more.  THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS: Tyler Seguin and Jamie Benn are as effective defensively as they are offensively for the Dallas Stars....