Quick Hits: Friday the 28th

Doug Pensinger

Red Wings Stuff

Tatar finding consistency in Grand Rapids | ProHockeyTalk
The Red Wings' prospect has 23 points in 27 games. Now we have to see if he's going to get a chance in the NHL before he loses patience in North America and heads overseas.

Top 10 Griffins Moments of 2012 - MiHockeyNow
Remember Conklin?

Red Wings European prospects: Calle Jarnkrok flourishing, Teemu Pulkkinen off to slow start | MLive.com
Mattias Backman and Alexei Marchenko, a pair of defensemen selected in the late rounds in 2011, are playing well in Sweden and Russia, respectively.

Lockout Casualty Stories: The Production Line | PuckBuddys
PuckBuddys with a great interview of TPL's Rob Discher in the wake of the lockout claiming one of the best hockey blogs period.

Around the League

Why haven’t more NHL fans cancelled their season tickets? | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
If you're wondering why teams aren't worried about fans not coming back, here's a good reason.

Gonchar? Gonchar. Pens Reportedly in on Former Defenseman - PensBurgh
It would be hilarious to see the kind of value that Pittsburgh would have to give up to get the 38-year old Gonchar back.

WJC 2013, USA vs. Germany recap: Americans roll, 8-0 - SBNation.com
Canada only won by six and allowed three goals to Germany. I think that this settles it: the USA is objectively better at hockey than Canada.

A Note To The Critics of "Too Many Men On The Ice" - Anaheim Calling
A follow-up to the previous day's series of posts.

Blame This Goat - Battle of California
We need someone to blame, and Penny has just the goat for the job.

You lost your fantasy football league because fantasy football is stupid - SBNation.com
I'm sorry to hear that your fantasy football team failed to win the championship. Just know that it isn't your fault. Fantasy football is dumb, and everyone else is dumb except for you.

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