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Red Wings News

Red Wings' Henrik Zetterberg says Johan Franzen due for 'a Mule game' Friday vs. Flames | MLive.com
He's been due for one for a while.

Toast your favorite Red Wings - Detroit Red Wings - News

It's the Toast of Hockeytown.

Red Wings reassign Luke Glendening to Grand Rapids as Johan Franzen ready to return Friday | MLive.com

Question for you guys: Can we no longer call up Sheahan without losing him on waivers?

Red Wings 'play the right way,' rediscover winning formula with good structure, puck possession | MLive.com

How about we continue to play the right way tonight?

Video: Tomas Tatar’s First Goal of 2013-14 Season Leads Red Wings Past Canucks |

Tatar's the man.

NHL News

Fair-Weatherism Is Ok | The Hockey Writers
Thanks to Josh for this. Oh, and fair-weatherism is NOT ok.

Burke in editorial: Banning fighting would render accountability ‘extinct’ | ProHockeyTalk
As you may have noticed, I am obviously in favor of fighting, and while I am biased, you have to at least partially agree with Burke here. He has a point.

Avs send Steve Downie to Flyers in exchange for Max Talbot | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
First "big" trade of the season.

Ducks send Sbisa to AHL for conditioning assignment | ProHockeyTalk
He's missed 13 games this year with an ankle injury.

Photos: Eye on Hockey's NHL Halloween Costume Contest 2013 - CBSSports.com
Georges Laraque won this hands down.

Manny Malhotra completes comeback, signs with Hurricanes - SBNation.com
Great story for a great guy. Good to see him back in the NHL.

Montreal’s Parros, Pacioretty nearing return | ProHockeyTalk
Montreal has been battered with injuries this season.

2014 Olympics Tracker: P.K. Subban not a lock for Team Canada? - CBSSports.com
Subban will be on Canada's Olympic team, there is no doubt about it. I'd be SHOCKED if he wasn't.

John Scott suspended 7 games for head shot on Loui Eriksson | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports

That's about right. Wouldn't mind seeing him get 3 more games but this is fine.

Varlamov will travel to Dallas, Avs won’t recall a goalie | ProHockeyTalk
Status quo in Colorado.

Alexei Emelin agrees to 4-year contract extension with Canadiens - SBNation.com
He hasn't played a game so far this year due to an injury to his left knee.

Russian official: Semyon Varlamov arrest an effort to weaken Sochi Olympic team | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports

You're kidding me right?

VIDEO: Pascal Dupuis rips tooth out on Penguins bench - CBSSports.com
I bet you LeBron, Messi, David Ortiz, and Cam Newton wouldn't do that.

Why did the Avalanche add Talbot for Downie? | Post-to-Post
It's simple, Talbot has won Stanley Cups, Downie hasn't.

Rangers lose F Moore for seven to 10 days with oblique strain | TSN
The Rangers are already without Nash and Callahan.

Tuukka Rask would probably like this one back - SBNation.com
McCollum would have saved that.

Enstrom passing on Olympics to focus on Jets | TSN
What happen to helping your homeland! Kom igen nu Tobias, det här är väl ett skämt?

Let's Go Red Wings!

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