This picture gets a lot more ominous in this context, no?
Not much for news today that we didn't cover yesterday, but there are a few different looks on the big stories.
Hockeytown, no limits (except the $98M threshold, apparently)
Columnist claims Red Wings are "no longer the chosen ones" in NHL | ProHockeyTalk
John Niyo points out the obvious.
Tick Tock: Time to Change Course? " The Production Line - TP:60
Hollis at TPL agrees with Niyo, but says it a bit more eloquently (and a bit more fatalistically).
KuklasKorner : Abel to Yzerman : Freep Expert Claims Wings Can’t Attract Free Agents Because…Hudler Left
Chief at A2Y is always good to find the diggers who climb out of the woodwork to take pot-shots at the Wings.
More On Tootoo — On the Wings
Matt from OtW found an old piece on Tootoo that helps put things in perspective for the little wrecking ball.
Around the League
2012-2013 Minnesota Wild Lines and Pairings - Hockey Wilderness
As a reminder: even after today's signings, this is what the Wild will look like.
News Flash: Canucks Already Lost The NW Division - Nucks Misconduct
At least we only have to face the eventual cup-champion Wild four times instead of six like the Canucks do.
How Ryan Suter said goodbye to Nashville Predators | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Well at least Suter was nice about leaving the Predators. What a guy (who I hope goes -4 in every game against Detroit for the rest of his life).