NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – March 11, 2015

Game recaps, the decline in NHL scoring plus the latest on Kevin Shattenkirk, Nick Leddy, Bryan Bickell and more.  Game recaps. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS: Kevin Hayes scored a highlight-reel goal, Rick Nash potted the game winner and Cam Talbot made 29 saves as the New York...

NHL Rumor Mill – January 6, 2015

Changes could be coming soon for the Philadelphia Flyers, plus the latest on the Boston Bruins, Minnesota Wild and New Jersey Devils.  PHILLY.COM: Sam Carchidi and Frank Seravalli report Philadelphia Flyers GM Ron Hextall isn’t yet ready to overhaul his roster,...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – November 14, 2014

Game recaps, an outbreak of mumps is affecting several NHL teams, plus up dates on Olli Maatta, R.J. Umberger, Aaron Ekblad, Josh Bailey and more.  STLTODAY.COM: T.J. Oshie scored in his first game back from a concussion and Vladimir Tarasenko had a “Gordie Howe...

Flyers Ship Hartnell to Blue Jackets for Umberger.

Various sources reports the Philadelphia Flyers have dealt winger Scott Hartnell to the Columbus Blue Jackets for winger R.J. Umberger and a fourth-round pick in 2015.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: Well, nobody saw this one coming. Hartnell had a full no-movement clause and...

This Summer’s NHL “Buyer Beware” List.

With the NHL draft fast approaching, followed by unrestricted free agency, there’s considerable speculation over destinations for potential trade candidates and pending unrestricted free agents. While this summer’s UFA pool is a shallow one, there’s...

NHL Evening Rumor Mill – June 17, 2014

Updates on Jason Spezza, Ryan O’Reilly and R.J. Umberger, plus the latest on the Devils and Predators.  PUCK DADDY: Greg Wyshynski cites TSN’s Darren Dreger claiming Ottawa Senators captain Jason Spezza has placed the other Canadian NHL teams, along with...