Quick Hits: Injury Updates; Rangers Extend Lundqvist

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Red Wings can't hold onto two-goal lead, falter in third period in 6-3 loss to Philadelphia Flyers | MLive.com
At times the team looked as good as they have all season, at other times, not so much.

Datsyuk says he’s headache free; just getting headaches from media now | Macomb Daily

I expect him to be back against the Panthers on Tuesday at the earliest.

Duff: Emmerton seeking redemption with Red Wings | Windsor Star

I like Emmerton. The problem is that he has no future with the team. Especially with Sheahan being basically a lock to make the roster next year and Ferraro and Glendening are both close as well.

QMJHL: Mantha scores 31st and 32nd goals of season as Val-d'Or blasts Rimouski - Yahoo Sports Canada

All I am going to say is that I am all aboard the Anthony Mantha bandwagon.

NHL News

Sergei Bobrovsky out 4-5 weeks with groin injury; who takes Blue Jackets’ crease? | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Looks like they'll have to run with Curtis McElhinney.

Henrik Lundqvist contract extension: Rangers sign goalie to 7-year deal - SBNation.com
He will be 39 when this deal is over. I wonder how much the Rangers will like this deal in 5-6 years...

Florida won’t release Barkov for World Juniors: ‘No way he’s going anywhere but here’ | ProHockeyTalk
Tough break for Team Finland.

The good, bad & ugly of Lundqvist’s new seven-year, $59.5 million deal with the Rangers | Post-to-Post
The good: you have tied up Lundqvist long-term. The bad: you have tied up Lundqvist for 7 years. The ugly: you have tied up Lundqvist for the next 7 years and a cap hit of $8.5 million.

2014 World Juniors: USA Hockey Announces Camp Roster - SB Nation College Hockey
Although there are no Red Wings prospects on the team, 3 Michigan players made it. Congrats to JT Compher, Andrew Copp, and Tyler Motte. Go Blue!

Your! Call: Which NHL club is Gretzky most likely to go to? | TSN
None if you ask me. I think he is done with working for/with the NHL. He's making a lot of money doing whatever promotion stuff he is doing right now. I don't think he really wants to get back into coaching or managing.

Report: Lundqvist to make $11M in first year of new deal | ProHockeyTalk

A handsome salary for a handsome dude.

Leafs' Bozak having MRI; Kessel leaves practice early | TSN
More bad news for the Leafs.

The top 10 hockey bloopers of 2013 | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
That anthem is an instant classic!

Report: Steven Stamkos targeting an early February return - CBSSports.com
Right in time for the Olympics.

We are going to learn a lot about the Toronto Maple Leafs - SBNation.com
Just like the Wings, the Leafs have lost their top players to injuries. Unlike the Wings, their top players are Dave Bolland and Tyler Bozak.

Video: Brandon Prust drops huge uppercut on Cam Janssen | ProHockeyTalk

Jeez. What a hit!

NHL trade rumours: Stastny part of Habs' big deal? - Sportsnet.ca
I highly doubt that this will happen.

Let's Go Red Wings!

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