NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – October 30, 2014

Red Wings defeat the Capitals, plus updates on Alexander Ovechkin, Brad Richards, Mikko Koivu, Alex Tanguay, Torey Krug and more. MLIVE.COM: Justin Abdelkader scored twice in the third period to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-2 victory over the Washington Capitals....

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – October 5, 2014

Latest on Evgeni Malkin, Steven Stamkos, Thomas Vanek, Mark Streit, Nick Holden, Adam Larsson, Paul Bissonnette and more.  POST-GAZETTE.COM: For the first time since training camp opened, Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin has returned to the ice. It’s...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – July 22, 2014

The latest on Thomas Vanek, Ryan O’Reilly, Alexander Ovechkin, Chris Kreider, Antoine Roussel, Tomas Tatar, Al Montoya and more.  STAR-TRIBUNE.COM/THE BUFFALO NEWS: Minnesota Wild forward Thomas Vanek is reportedly a federal witness in an ongoing gambling...

NHL Blog Beat – July 16, 2014

Reviewing the past decade of NHL free agency, how the new contracts for Kane & Toews could affect the NHL pay scale, midsummer Maple Leafs musings, analysis of Luongo, Vanek and Schultz, and much more.  GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe reviews the past decade of NHL free...

Wild Sign Thomas Vanek

The Minnesota Wild have signed Thomas Vanek to a three-year deal worth $6.5 million annually.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: As expected since last summer, Vanek signed with the Wild. They wanted him to accept a little less than market value on a shorter-term to give them...