Murph's Musings

Murph's Musings
James Murphy provides a regular dose of wit and insight on the weekly happenings around the NHL.

Jordan Eberle

The Boston Bruins have interest in Chris Stewart but could they also make a play at Oilers' Jordan Eberle?

Johnny Boychuk Islanders

Johnny Boychuk may just turn out to be exactly what the New York Islanders needed to start to realize their potential and return the franchise to respectability.

Brad Marchand lashed out at media for reporting trade rumors during the offseason, but the agitator has failed to turn any of his frustration into anything positive as of yet.

Steven Stamkos

Jimmy Murphy looks to the future and predicts the 16 NHL playoff teams in the Eastern and Western conferences.

PK Subban

James Murphy gives readers his thoughts on all that's transpired over the last seven to ten days in the NHL.

Mike Weaver

Mike Weaver is entertaining other offers after the Canadiens didn't offer him a new contract, but remains hopeful he'll return to the bleau, blanc, and rouge.

Dmitry Kulikov

Sources tell XN Sports that aside from trying to deal the No. 1 pick, the Florida Panthers are discussing trade possibilities with the Montreal Canadiens.

Gerard Gallant

An NHL source told Jimmy Murphy early Thursday evening that Gerard Gallant will likely be named coach of the Florida Panthers.