Canadian Corner

Focusing on news and rumors from the NHL’s Canadian teams.

The Soapbox

Spector steps up to the soapbox twice a week to share his thoughts.

Hockey Blog Beat

Check out the latest from around the NHL’s “Blogsphere”.

Tales of NHL Halloween Horror 2014

With the spookiest day of the year fast approaching, here’s a look at some real-life NHL horror. First off, there’s the Carolina Hurricanes horrible start, going winless in their first eight games to become the only team without a victory through October.... read more

The Slava Voynov Case

The arrest on Monday of Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov for suspicion of domestic violence came as a shock to the hockey world. Voynov, 24, was released on $50,000.00 bail and  suspended by the NHL with pay while it conducts its own investigation into the... read more

The Tumbling Loonie and The NHL.

The ongoing decline of the Canadian dollar could affect next season’s salary cap, as well as the ability of some Canadian teams to keep pace with other free-spending teams. This isn’t the first time I’ve brought up this topic, having done so in July... read more