Friday Morning NHL Papers (Western Conference): Andy Murray not particularly interested in benching veterans, Guillaume Latendresse returns to Montreal and apparently Ice Edge Holdings wants to purchase AHL team and move it to Thunder Bay

This morning in the Western Conference, Henrik Zetterberg probably okay, John-Michael Liles shows maturity, update on Nikolai Khabibulin, Saku Koivu turning it around and much more after the jump.

Posted by Richard Pollock in NHL Morning Papers,Western Conference Papers on December 18, 2009

Wednesday Morning NHL Papers (Western Conference): Mike Babcock should be in coach of year conversation, Joe Nieuwendyk learning on the job and how serious is Nikolai Khabibulin’s injury?

This morning in the Western Conference, Brett Hull night recap, Pat Quinn not in good mood last night, the maturation of Mason Raymond, the latest on the Coyotes from the BOG meetings, the problem with the Sharks and much more after the jump.

Posted by Richard Pollock in NHL Morning Papers,Western Conference Papers on December 16, 2009

Monday Morning NHL Papers (Western Conference): Jonathan Toews makes push for Olympic team, Barret Jackman wants to smack some sense into his teammates and the reasons the Coyotes won’t fade this season

This morning in the Western Conference, Jimmy Howard and Chris Osgood get along very well, Brent Sutter unhappy, Mike Keane still plugging away, Wayne Simmonds and Dan Boyle injured and much more after the jump.

Posted by Richard Pollock in NHL Morning Papers,Western Conference Papers on December 14, 2009

Saturday Morning NHL Papers (Western Conference): Talk of blowing up Oilers on hold as team wins 5th straight, Boo birds rain down on Hawks, Should Miikka Kiprusoff be a Hart trophy candidate?

Bettman regrets suspending Samueli; Wojtek Wolski gets it done in the shootout, finally; Canucks Wellwood a healthy scratch; Wild’s Andrew Brunette’s grey matter; Hawks commit to defensive play; Preds reassign Cal O’Reilly to AHL; Wings Abdelkader shows some spunk; Sharks/Stars game goes to 11 round shootout; Coyotes look poised to be sold. These stories and more after the jump.

Posted by David Minuk in NHL Morning Papers,Western Conference Papers on December 12, 2009