Quick Hits: Shootout Woes; Flames Fire Feaster

Mike Carlson

Red Wings News

Shootout woes continue for Red Wings | ProHockeyTalk
I just don't get how we can be 0-6 in the shootout with all of our skilled players.

Tampa Bay 2, Detroit 1 (SO): Red Wings' shoot-out struggles have 'cost us a lot of points so far' | Detroit Free Press | freep.com
Had we won all of our 6 shootout losses, we would currently be in second place in the Atlantic.

Red Wings haven't fared well after regulation time, but Mike Babcock says they're competing hard | MLive.com

My problem with our lack of winning shootouts is that we're not scoring. Look at last night, Monster let in one goal, but we couldn't score a single one to win it. And it's not like the Lightning had Lundqvist in net, they had Ben Bishop.

Winger Tyler Bertuzzi enjoying strong season with OHL's Guelph Storm - Yahoo Sports Canada

I have to admit, I was skeptical about his ceiling when he was drafted, but he's really proving me wrong this season.

Filppula, Tampa Bay Lightning have been a strong free agent match - NHL.com - NHL Insider

I still think that Weiss will pay better dividends than Filppula.

NHL News

Jay Feaster fired as Calgary Flames GM, Brian Burke to take over interim role | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
You knew this was coming eventually.

Jay Feaster's tenure with the Flames: An abject failure - SBNation.com
You can't say that he's been a great GM.

Mike Santorelli and the other free-agency bargains this season - CBSSports.com
In case you were wondering, Daniel Cleary is not on this list.

Mendes: Suspension won't change how Senators' Cowen hits | TSN

Cowen's just a dirty player.

The randomness of goalies - SBNation.com
Since 2009-10, Jimmy Howard has been in the top-10 in save percentage 3 times.

Report: Calgary permitted to speak with Nieuwendyk for GM gig | ProHockeyTalk

He was with the Flames when they won their only Stanley Cup in 1989.

Canadiens' Emelin ejected for elbow on Downie - Sportsnet.ca
He's facing a suspension.

Hockey player makes a little fan's day - SBNation.com
The only good thing that the Wild have ever done.

PHOTO: US National U-18 team to wear Darth Vader 'Star Wars' jerseys - CBSSports.com

I've never watched Star Wars, so I may not be the right person to judge, but this is one ugly jersey.

Let's Go Red Wings

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