NHL Canadian Corner – March 4, 2015

Game recaps, Phil Kessel lashes out at the Toronto media for its treatment of teammate Dion Phaneuf, and more.  TORONTO STAR: The Maple Leafs got their first road win of 2015 by downing the Florida Panthers 3-2 in a game which saw Panthers goalies Roberto Luongo and...

Rangers Trade Lee Stempniak to Jets.

The New York Rangers have traded forward Lee Stempniak to the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for minor-league winger Carl Klingberg.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: As expected, Winnipeg Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff made a move to bring in the top-nine winger he’s sought for a...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – July 19, 2014

Updates on Ryan Johansen, Simon Despres, Lee Stempniak, Danny DeKeyser and more. NBC SPORTS: The Columbus Blue Jackets continue to negotiate with restricted free agent Ryan Johansen. It’s believed Johansen seeks a four-year deal while the Blue Jackets prefer a...

NHL Free Agent Rumor Mill – July 18, 2014

Several lists of who’s still available in this summer’s unrestricted free agent market. Enjoy! SPORTSNET: Luke Fox lists (in descending order) Dustin Penner, Saku Koivu, Daniel Winnik, Andre Benoit, Devin Setoguchi, Martin Brodeur, Tomas Vokoun, Lee...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – March 25, 2014

Game recaps, a management change coming for the Hurricanes, plus the latest on Semyon Varlamov, Gustav Nyquist, Justin Faulk, Lee Stempniak and more.  LOS ANGELES TIMES: Jeff Carter scored in return to Philadelphia since he was traded three years ago as the LA Kings...

Penguins Acquire Lee Stempniak.

The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired winger Lee Stempniak from the Calgary Flames for a third-round pick.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: The Penguins were in the market for a scoring winger and were though to be in the market for bigger fish like Vanek, Callahan and...