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Quick Hits: Bertuzzi Says No Hockey

Now all we need is Bert to spin in a circle and blindly throw insults towards Bettman and Daly.

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Red Wings Links

Red Wings players giving up hope of having a season | The Detroit News |
I feel the say way, Bert.

Wings fans can meet McCarty Wednesday | Windsor Star
Your chance to meet a Red Wings' legend.

The Feathered Wheel: The Sizzling Griffins
It's deja vu in Grand Rapids.

Miss the Detroit Red Wings? Some team alumni to take on Carhartt employees in charity game |
Watch the alum and help some folks in need at the same time.

HC Great Debate: Best draft day steals -
Where do Dominik Hasek and Pavel Datsyuk rank among the best late-round draft picks in NHL history?

Lockout Links

Guy Serota removed from NHL lockout mediation, thanks to Twitter hack or terrible jokes | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
If you're confused where the #assmode stuff was coming from yesterday, here's a good primer about the mediator who was on the case for all of two hours yesterday before Twitter got him fired.

We are Kevin Westgarth, David Backes, and Mathieu Schneider, current and former NHL players, AMA : IAmA
NHLPA members did a Reddit AMA yesterday. Here it is.

Federal mediators brought in to assist NHL labor talks | ProHockeyTalk
Mediation is a paint-by-numbers step to the next stage in the labor war: real threat of legal action. Neither side is interested in what the mediators have to say.

2012 NHL lockout Sapping morale - Raw Charge
The best way tod iscribe fans continuing displeasure is to site the fact the ongoing labor strife has rid the NHL fanbase of any positive morale.

The NHL: So incompetent, it can't even heed its own mission statement - Lighthouse Hockey
After dragging fans through the last lockout in 2004-05, the NHL had an advertising agency draft an uplifting new mission statement to be framed and displayed throughout the league. Naturally, it couldn't heed it.

A Note to the Owners - Battle of California
Reality is quickly becoming my vision of what hell is like. No matter what happens, an annoying little gremlin-like nuisance continuously prevents me from watching hockey, while a bunch of pigs...

How's Life Without The NHL? Just Fine, Thanks For Asking - The Copper & Blue
If the NHL lockout is causing devoted fans to meander away, what is happening with casual fans?

End the Lockout