NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 20, 2017

Updates on Jack Eichel, Paul Byron and more in your NHL morning coffee headlines.  THE BUFFALO NEWS: Center Jack Eichel hopes to get a long-term contract extension signed with the Buffalo Sabres before training camp opens next month. “I’ve made it clear...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 19, 2017

Updates on the Columbus Blue Jackets, Boston Bruins and more in your NHL morning coffee headlines.  THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH: While the Blue Jackets still haven’t re-signed restricted free agent forwards Alex Wennberg and Josh Anderson, general manager Jarmo...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 18, 2017

Updates on Travis Zajac, Mike Fisher, Zemgus Girgensons & more in your NHL morning coffee headlines.  NJ.COM: New Jersey Devils center Travis Zajac underwent surgery to repair a torn pectoral muscle and will be sidelined four-to-six months.  SPECTOR’S NOTE:...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 17, 2017

 Latest on John Tavares, David Pastrnak, Logan Couture and more in your NHL morning coffee headlines.  NEWSDAY: New York Islanders captain John Tavares isn’t concerned about not having yet re-signed a new contract a month before the start of training camp. While...

Oilers Sign Draisaitl to Eight-Year Deal

The Edmonton Oilers announced the signing of forward Leon Draisaitl to an eight-year, $68 million contract.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: That’s an annual salary-cap hit of $8.5 million, well above the $7 million annually that some (myself included) anticipated. No...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 16, 2017

Check out the latest in your NHL morning coffee headlines.  SPORTSNET: Be it on a long-term contract or a short-term bridge deal, Mark Spector believes restricted free agent forward Leon Draisaitl will be re-signed by the Edmonton Oilers. Spector doesn’t see the...