No second hearing in Coyotes case

From Paul Waldie of the Globe & Mail: In a one-sentence notice issued Thursday, Judge Baum said he will make one ruling on all of the issues heard Tuesday. “The court advised those present that he will not be setting a separate hearing on relocation and fee issue. It will be dealt with in the […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in General NHL,Phoenix Coyotes on June 11, 2009

Heatley Wants Out

TSN is reporting that Ottawa Senator Dany Heatley has informed the team that he no longer wants to play in the nation’s capital. Heatley signed a long term deal in the fall of 2007, which may make it somewhat difficult to sign the left-winger due to his $7.5 million dollar cap hit. Obviously, this is […]

Posted by Kyle Kosior in General NHL,Ottawa Senators on June 9, 2009

Gary Bettman at hearings

From Nhl.com: NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman will be in a Phoenix courtroom Tuesday for a hearing related to the potential sale and relocation of the Phoenix Coyotes. Jerry Moyes is attempting to sell the team to Canadian billionaire Jim Balsillie through a Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding. Balsillie has attached a rider to the sale, which […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in General NHL on June 9, 2009

Chris Osgood on Team Canada?

From the Canadian Press: Chris Osgood and Marc-Andre Fleury are the only Canadian goaltenders playing meaningful hockey for the second straight June and neither has previously found his name as part of the Olympic conversation. However, given some difficult playoff performances from Martin Brodeur and Roberto Luongo, both seem like more of a possibility. At […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in General NHL on June 5, 2009

Stanley Cup Final-Game Four Pre Game Quotes: Focus on Pavel Datsyuk’s Return

From NHL.com: Pittsburgh Head Coach Dan Bylsma Are you expecting and/or game planning for Datsyuk? Right now they’d be lying if he wasn’t in. They say he’s going to play. At least that’s what I’ve read. So we’re planning on him being in the lineup, and possibly more additions as well. Does that change anything for you? Well, […]

Posted by David Minuk in Game Report,General NHL,News You Can Use on June 4, 2009