Tomas Hertl is experiencing reality for the first time in his young career (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports).

Hockey News: Team Canada Changes; Hertl Injury

Reading too much into Twitter: Steven Stamkos edition. [The Leafs Nation] Tom Renney is the new President of Hockey Canada. [Puck Daddy] Formerly the coach of Canada’s National women’s team, […]

Brandon Dubinsky (Andy Martin Jr.)

Hockey News: Dubinsky Contract Extension; Surgery for Crosby?

The Chicago Blackhawks have re-signed their cornerstone players to very rich contracts. [The Hockey News] Will there be any space for Patrick Sharp to stay in Chicago? [Blackhawk Up] Johnny […]

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Hockey News: Arbitration for Subban; Giroux Apologizes

Ryan Johansen thinks he is worth a lot of money. The Blue Jackets want him to prove it before they hand out the big bucks. The NHL circle of life, […]

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Hockey News: Free Agent Frenzy; Claude Giroux Arrested

The Philadelphia Flyers didn’t make any big splash in free agency, but their captain decided to make headlines himself. Talk about taking matters into your own hands. [Ottawa Sun] The […]

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Hockey News: Pens Hire New Coach; Lightning Sign Callahan

Sidney Crosby is your 2014 Hart Trophy winner. But he wants more. [Post Gazette] Number 87 also gave a solid interview on the mess that is his team. [ESPN] But […]

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Hockey News: LA Kings Dynasty; Booth, Leino on Waivers

Oilers captain Andrew Ference is your 2014 King Clancy award winner. [Global News] What exactly is Craig MacTavish doing? [Oilers Rig] Edmonton is on a mission to improve their defence. […]

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Hockey News: Rangers Stay Alive; Spezza Wants a Trade

The New York Rangers really didn’t want to see the Cup awarded to another team on their turf. [New York Post] Or the Kings just really wanted to win at […]

Drew Doughty and the Los Angeles Kings are within one win of the Stanley Cup (Matt Kartozian-US PRESSWIRE)

Hockey News: Rutherford as Penguins GM; Drew Doughty Superstar

In which a tightrope attacks David Booth. [Fox Sports] The new GM of the Pittsburgh Penguins is not Pierre McGuire. [Pensburgh] With this move, the Pens saved themselves some embarrassment. […]

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Hockey News: Kings/Rangers Cup Final; PK Subban’s Future

The Stanley Cup final is set. But don’t assume Los Angeles has already locked up the big prize. [SB Nation] Here are a few reasons why the Rangers shouldn’t be […]

Chicago Blackhawks Corey Crawford - Photo Credit:  Andy Martin Jr

Hockey News: Habs Stay Alive; Corey Crawford Controversy

As if his recent play hasn’t been bad enough, now it appears that Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford is in trouble for spraying a Kings fan with water. [Deadspin] Chicago has […]

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Hockey News: Capitals Hire Trotz; Goodbye TSN

It’s the end of an era, as last night’s game between the Kings and Blackhawks was the final national broadcast of the NHL on TSN. [Awful Announcing] A few days […]

Nail Yakupov (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Islanders Sign Halak; Trading Nail Yakupov?

Goaltending is a problem for Les Canadiens. Only it’s not theirs. [Deadspin] Do the Habs actually have a shot at winning with Dustin Tokarski? For at least one night, yes. […]