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DET/TOR Winter Classic Confirmed - Pension Plan Puppets
I still haven't gotten the source link on this fanshot to work, but I looked at the comments while there were still 84 of them and every single one of them was green. Seems like Toronto is as excited about this as we are.

Milestone night for Wings — Babcock (400th coaching win); Howard (100th win); Cleary (200th assist) | Red Wings Front
Congrats to those for their big milestones.

Red Wings beat Coyotes 3-2 in shootout for 13th consecutive home win |
13 straight wins at home now for the Red Wings. One win shy of the franchise record.

Filthiest goal of the night goes to Henrik Zetterberg | Backhand Shelf | Blogs |
Who said Hank can't score in shootouts?

Filppula adds slap shot to repertoire - Detroit Red Wings - News
Slap shot, wrist shot, snap shot, backhand...I don't care. As long as Flip continues to produce (30 goals and 70 points would be awesome), I don't care what kind of shot he takes.

KuklasKorner : Abel to Yzerman : So Hurtful
Sometimes it feels good to be hated.

Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard honored to be All-Star | The Detroit News |
All Star? Check. Next up: Conn Smythe and then Vezina.

All-Star break will be just that for Red Wings' Nicklas Lidstrom | Detroit Free Press |
The all-star game won't be the same with The Perfect Human, but I can't complain about Lidstrom recharging the batteries before a big playoff run.

Around the NHL

All-Star snubs — who’s on your list? | ProHockeyTalk
One of a thousand of these which will have come out by the time they actually play the game. Enjoy!

Habs deal Cammalleri to Flames: Let the deconstruction begin. - Habs Eyes On The Prize
How do you say "dumpster fire" in French anyway?

Report: Philly police issue arrest warrant for Winter Classic assault on Rangers fans | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
The Columbus City Jail is already working on a trade to get this guy. - LA Kings Hockey Blog: EXCLUSIVE - An open letter from Dustin Penner re: Pancakegate
Dustin Penner finally opens up about what happened with the pancakes. What a weird-ass story this has been.

Playing in the Offensive Zone - The Copper & Blue
Look, it's a list of players that includes Mikael Samuelsson shown in a positive light!

Let's Go Red Wings.