He's already got the sweater apparently. Just add another number in front of the 6 (that isn't a 1) and we're good to go. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Hockeytown, No Limits
Wings seem prepared to offer defenseman Justin Schultz spot on blue line | Red Wings Front
I'd absolutely freakin' love to see the Wings go hard after Schultz. It's time to do things a little different and shake it up a bit. Getting a stud 22-year-old defenseman (who shoots right I might add) is a way to make some noise and show you're serious about trusting young players and building towards the future. Suter and Schultz. Get it done, Kenny.
Potential Bonus Draft Picks - The Production Line - TP:60
Make sure to check out Petrella's awesome write-up on some of the top players who went undrafted. There could be some diamonds in the rough on this list.
Red Wings have short list of assistant coaching candidates, hope to have someone in place soon | MLive.com
Coach Draper? Coach Chelios? If they can fix the power play then I am sold.
A highlight video scouting report: Damien Brunner " The Detroit Hustle
If you needs some more Brunner highlights...this is the place to go.
Around the NHL
Stage set for start of CBA talks between NHL and NHLPA - Yahoo! Sports
The players' union is holding its final meetings as it prepares to enter into labor negotiations with the league.
2012 NHL Draft Final Grades - The Copper & Blue
Derek Zona breaks down the draft grades for all 30 teams. Find out what grade he gave the Wings.
Isles Offered Entire Draft | BlueJackets Xtra
If this is true, it adds another chapter to the hilarious ineptitude of the Jackets' front office.
Winnipeg Jets sign Ondrej Pavelec to a 5 year, 19.5 million dollar contract - Arctic Ice Hockey
The Winnipeg Jets have signed their prized UFA goaltender to a 5 year $19.5 million dollar contract. That is both huge money and huge term for an unproven goaltender. AIH hopes he pans out.
Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2012 odds: Beyond Joe Sakic and Brendan Shanahan, who else makes the cut? | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
We know it'll include Joe Sakic. It'd be really nice if it included either Fred Shero or Pat Burns or both. We're pretty sure it won't include your mother.
Toews on Kane: "He’s still learning" | ProHockeyTalk
For reference, Jonathan Toews is seven months older than Patrick Kane.
New User Setting: Hiding Signatures - Blog Huddle
Did you know that you can hide signatures on SB Nation profiles? That might come in handy if you ever plan on perusing certain network sites.
Let's Go Red Wings.