While the WHL has produced such NHL scorers as Ryan Getzlaf, Patrick Marleau, Jamie Benn, Jordan Eberle, and many, many more. All these players are terrific NHL scorers, but what might surprise you, is that none of those players ever led the WHL in scoring.
With the expansion draft looming, and the buyout window opening up on June 15th, many decisions will be made this week. One of those decisions is rumoured to be the New York Rangers buying out Dan Girardi. Girardi hasn’t been a point producer since the 2011-2012 season, and fans have been calling for his buyout […]
With the returns that we’ve seen on the trade market so far, is it worth it for the Red Wings to trade Mike Green?
1. The Wings forecheck seems to have new life now that Abdelkader is back. He beat out an icing in the first, and works the cycle with Nyquist and Zetterberg so well. He’s a welcome addition to the lineup. Not to mention his standing up for Mrazek when he was tripped by Paquette. 2. Brendan Smith must […]
15 thoughts on tonight’s game.
This may have been one of the craziest seasons in the recent history of the Red Wings. With the big winning streaks, the big losing streaks, the deadline deals, those deadline players getting hurt, Howard being hurt, Mrazek stealing the starters position, etc. etc. etc. this season was a nail-biter. After all that, the Wings […]
1. The Wings have allowed a power play goal in every one of their last 9 games. The Penguins power play operates at 20%, good for 8th in the league. No surprise than this game had a heavy special teams presence. 2. I’m really glad that Quincey is angry. He started getting rough on the […]