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Breaking down the Red Wings' nicknames

From Detroit Free Press:

 

FORWARDS


Dan Cleary: Clears


Pavel Datsyuk: Pavs


Kris Draper: Drapes


Valtteri Filppula: Fil


Johan Franzen: the Mule


Darren Helm: Helmer


Tomas Holmstrom: Homer


Marian Hossa: Hoss


Jiri Hudler: Hudee


Tomas Kopecky: Kopey


Kirk Maltby: Malts


Mikael Samuelsson: Sammy


Henrik Zetterberg: Hank


DEFENSEMEN


Chris Chelios: Cheli


Jonathan Ericsson: Big E


Niklas Kronwall: Kroner


Brett Lebda: Lebs


Nicklas Lidstrom: Swede


Andreas Lilja: Lils


Derek Meech: Mooch


Brian Rafalski: Rafi


Brad Stuart: Stuie


GOALIES


Ty Conklin: Conks


Chris Osgood: Ozzie

Thought this was an interesting article from a few days back.

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