Quick Hits: Eaves Back, Franzen Out

Doug Pensinger

Red Wings News

Johan Franzen out for Detroit Red Wings vs. Canucks, but Patrick Eaves coming back | Detroit Free Press | freep.com
Miller is out too.

Glendening Recalled, Two To Toledo | Grand Rapids Griffins

Nedomlel and Tvrdon head down to Toledo.

Red Wings' Patrick Eaves to make season debut Wednesday; lines shuffled but lineup not set | MLive.com

Soon enough Holland is going to have to make a move.

Griffins Finish Wild 3-2 | Grand Rapids Griffins

Next game for the Griffins is tomorrow against the Charlotte Checkers in Grand Rapids.

Mike Babcock on slumping Red Wings: 'We're not very good right now, (but) we're going to be' | MLive.com

Gustav Nyquist.

Nyquist's Affinity | Grand Rapid Griffins

Gustav Nyquist.

NHL News

Stamkos: Bolts have ‘the quietest 8-3 record in the league’ | ProHockeyTalk
I never realized that they had such a good record.

Fantasy All-Access: Early underachievers, revelations from drafts - NHL.com
Don't give up on Giroux yet, he has to get going soon.

Thomas Vanek Trade: Matt Moulson sounds dumped, because he kind of was - Lighthouse Hockey
I love Lighthouse Hockey's breaking news headline. Head over to the blog to check it out.

Report: Sabres were prepared to make Vanek highest-paid player in NHL | ProHockeyTalk

Wow. He's good but no sane man would pay Vanek more than Crosby, Ovechkin, Datsyuk, Zetterberg, Malkin, Ovechkin, Stamkos, etc...

Is Darcy Regier the right GM to rebuild the Sabres? | The Hockey News
No? If you're going to rebuild, you need to rebuild your front office as well.

New York Rangers return home to Madison Square Garden ready to dig out of early hole - NHL.com - NHL Insider
They spent quite a bit of money re-doing the stadium.

Does goalie fatigue play a role in the shootout? - Fear The Fin
I think it does but not as much as some people think.

‘Frustrated’ Senators hold players-only meeting | ProHockeyTalk

They've lost back-to-backs at home.

VIDEO: Isles fan retires Matt Moulson jersey to bedroom rafters - CBSSports.com
Better rafter raising than the Blackhawks have ever been capable of.

Kings' Clifford fined for knee on Oilers' Nugent-Hopkins | TSN
Fined close to $3000.

Sabres build for the future with trade of Thomas Vanek to Islanders - SBNation.com
As I said yesterday, I think that both sides came out of this trade with their heads held high. However, if you have to pick a winner, I would go with the Islanders. They are only a few players away from being a competitor again and Vanek is one of those players.

Reports: Kaleta won’t take appeal to independent arbitrator | ProHockeyTalk

He's suspended for the next 10 games.

NHL rumors: Blues want to go for it; are they eyeing Ryan Miller? - CBSSports.com
If Miller goes to the Blues you have to think that either Elliot or Halak is a part of the package going back to Buffalo.

NHL’s No-Goal players, a.k.a. people who have been outscored by Mike Smith | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Notable players on this list include Claude Giroux and Derek Stepan.

What’s Garth Snow thinking? | ProHockeyTalk
He thinks that his team can win now, which I believe they can.

Injured C Saku Koivu, G Viktor Fasth sent home by Anaheim Ducks for tests - The Hockey News
Koivu was knocked unconscious by Columbus' Brandon Dubinsky.

Martin Hanzal, repeat offender, suspended 2 games by NHL for Petry hit | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Two games it is for Hanzal.

Sharks ahead of Avalanche, Blues in NHL Power Rankings | TSN
The Sharks have been off to yet another strong start.

Let's Go Red Wings!

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