Now that the Vancouver Canucks have their coach in John Tortorella, for however long that may be, and their president in Travis Linden the next step is their general manager. There are some reports floating about that Ron Hextall
Although the Phoenix Coyotes didn’t make the postseason, coach Dave Tippet won’t be getting much off time this offseason. Tippet has been tapped to coach Team Canada at the World Hockey Championship in Belarus. For more information on this
The New York Islanders are for sale and they seem to have more than one suitor. Principle owner Charles Wang announced a few months ago that he is looking to sell. Now he has announced that there is more
The AHL is looking to move some teams to the western part of the United States. The reason for this is actually quite simple; it isn’t just practical–or at least not ideal–to have the heart of an NHL franchise
Chicago Blawkhawks Joel Quenneville has been fined for a gesture best left in private. The league didn’t like the move nor did Quenneville expect them to as he even said himself it was bush league. For more information on
The Detroit Red Wings have stunned the Boston Bruins in their first playoff game since 1957. The Wings were able to win a goalie duel and take a 1-0 win as well as a 1-0 lead in the series.
Philadelphia Flyers Steve Mason still isn’t ready to play in the playoffs. For now, the Flyers will go with Ray Emery in net against the Rangers. For more on this story visit: ProHockey Talk, Joe Yerdon
Boston Bruins Milan Lucic decided to spear Detroit Redwings Danny DeKeyser. Lucic has since been fined $5,000 for the alterication.
After being bumped from a starting gig in Atlanta, Freddy Garcia is close to signing with a team in Asia according to reports. For more information on this story visit: Hardball Talk, Craig Cacaterra
Reds’ Chapman has now been cleared to throw batting practice after suffering from a scary incident during spring training in which he was hit by a line drive. For more information visit: Hardball Talk, Aaron Gleeman