At the Joe
Kocur's Cause - Detroit Red Wings - News
I'm still bummed that Joey Kocur started doing this in my hometown of Highland after I had already moved away for school.
Sergei deserves warm welcome home | Fox Sports Detroit
Sergei Fedorov will be cheered -- and cheered loudly -- at the alumni game. I will be wearing my #91 sweater that day too.
Tough guy Mike McKee hopes to improve skills in college before fighting for job with Red Wings | MLive.com
This kid is a completely different bread than what we've seen in the organization the last decade. Here's to hoping he can make a real impact one day.
KuklasKorner : The Malik Report : Red Wings evening news: a charitable recap, Winter Classic ticket news and a vacation hockey ramble
Winter Classic ticket info if you haven't gotten your tickets already.
3rd Round Draft Pick: What is this I don't even: Off-Season Randomness
Jiri Hudler's Korean Pop Star Doppleganger is my favorite thing of August. We can stop with new things for the month now.
Around the NHL
5 Players the Flames Need to Shine for a Successful Season - Matchsticks and Gasoline
Our favorite diminutive hitchhiker Jiri Hudler isn't listed as one of the 5 players Mitch Smith says the Flames need to have a good year, but they certainly do need some guys to step up for them.
As CBA expiration looms, Ryan Miller warns that they "can’t alienate" the fans | ProHockeyTalk
Nothing really new here but, as far as I know, this is the first time somebody from either side has even mentioned that the fans are important in the CBA negotiations.
Report: Visnovsky’s trade grievance remains in limbo | ProHockeyTalk
No date set for the arbitration hearing between Visnovsky and the Ducks, who the D-man claims ignored what he feels is his still-valid no-trade clause left over from when he originally signed his contract in Edmonton.
Canucks’ Manny Malhotra, Jason Garrison, mascot Fin march in Vancouver Pride parade (VIDEO) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
As Harrison Mooney points out, it's more than the two players involving themselves in such an event, but that Fin, the Canucks' mascot was there in his official capacity that makes the boldest statement.
Let's Go Red Wings.