Helm is glowing with confidence this season (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)
Hockeytown, No Limits
Source: Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium finalized; Red Wings to host Toronto Maple Leafs | MLive.com
It's been previously reported that the NHL had officially decided on the Leafs at Wings for the Classic, but now, according to Khan (!), it's a done deal and the venue has been finalized. 110,000+ will pack the Big House for the largest attendance ever at a hockey game. Comerica will be hosting the some events too. Hell yes, everyone. Hell freakin' yes.
Rally ‘Round the Conk: Wings Win 3-2 in the Shootout " The Production Line - TP:60
Recap of the Wings skills competition with from the gang at TPL.
KuklasKorner : The Malik Report : Red Wings-Stars quick take: Happy Hudler’s ugly win
A quick take on last night's game from George (Note: His quick take is more in-depth that pretty much any other recap out there...which is a good thing).
Darren Helm adjusting to expanded role with Red Wings | Detroit Free Press | freep.com
The kid is a Red Wing for life and I'm sure his role will continue to expand in the years to come.
Red Wings plan to explore options as NHL trade deadline approaches | MLive.com
Get ready ladies and gentlemen, there is going to be a new Red Wing or two in the coming weeks. Just over a month before he deadline. The scouts are going to meet in Vegas and put together a plan and Kenny is going bring home some more talent to bring us a Cup. 12 in '12.
Around the NHL
Shorthanded Dallas Stars Fall 3-2 To Detroit in Shootout - Defending Big D
View from the enemy.
Tuesdays With Hildy: The Great Ref Conspiracy - St. Louis Game Time
Sorry Blues fans, there is no conspiracy against you. Just stop putting yourself in situations to take dumb penalties. And the Datsyuk hit on Jackman? Really? After all the crap Jackman pulls, you can't really complain about him getting some of his own medicine. Ya know, it's kind of fun having the Blues relevant again.
Video: Taylor Hall is cut very, very badly in warmup | Backhand Shelf | Blogs | theScore.com
Very scary moment with Hall in warmups. Thankfully it wasn't a more serious injury.
John Tortorella not amused by Rangers owner James Dolan’s Stanley Cup talk | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Hey now, there is only one owner that can say "Cuppy Cuppy Cuppy."
Pancakes fan Dustin Penner autographed box of Aunt Jemima; there’s syrup behind Kings bench | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Glad to see Penner can laugh about this. The syrup bottle behind the bench is pure gold.
Let's Go Red Wings.