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Red Wings News

Who Are The Detroit Red Wings' New Rivals | Octopus Thrower
Boston.

The Left Wing Lock" Ranking the Rosters: 2013 NHL Prospects Tournament Players to Watch

What to watch for in this years prospect tournament.

Stephen Weiss Will Prove To Be Best Singing - Octopus Thrower

Do you know who will be the best signing? Luke Glendening.

Yellowcard’s Ryan Mendez Brings Love for Red Wings on Tour | DSS

This is interesting. Worth a read.

Justin Abdelkader on USA Hockey Video - NHL VideoCenter - Detroit Red Wings

Abdelkader interview.

Detroit Red Wings Top 20 features deep and versatile group of prospects - Hockey's Future

Would you really classify Goose as a prospect? I wouldn't.

NHL News

Winter Olympics: Team Canada plays ball hockey, takes line rushes - SBNation.com
Congrats, us Americans are playing real hockey (are we, I really don't know?).

Masters: Pietrangelo not thinking about holding out | TSN
My sources tell me that he is contemplating retirement. And my sources are also telling me that I need it to be hockey season soon. I can't stand any more of this dry news.

Devils re-sign Henrique to six-year, $24 million deal | ProHockeyTalk
$4 million AAV for an overall decent center. That's good.

NHL Pre-season Predictions: Metropolitan Division - No. 8 New Jersey Devils - The Hockey News
Brace yourselves! Here come the predictions!

Russia unveils Olympic hockey jerseys - SBNation.com

Back in mother Russia.

Tampa Bay Lightning, National Hockey League of Nations | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Hockey League of Nations, Tampa Bay Edition.

Fantasy Hockey: Are You Willing to Take a Gamble? | The Hockey Writers
Of these players, Myers and Silfverberg are you best bets.

University of Calgary player fills in for Joe Thornton at walk-through - The Hockey News
Hey Mike, if you ever need anyone again, you know where to find me. I'll be happy to fill in.

U.S. GM Poile: Pominville ‘probably’ should’ve been invited to Olympic Camp | ProHockeyTalk
He can still make the team with a good season.

Sochi 2014: NHL season will impact USA's decisions in goal - SBNation.com
This is an easy one. James Tiberius Howard.

Ilya Kovalchuk weighs in on Russia’s anti-gay laws: ‘I agree, of course’ | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports

I don't get the out-lash towards people like Kovy and Dats. I mean, they grew up in Soviet Russia. What do you expect???

Hockey Canada prepares for life on Olympic-sized ice | TSN

The ice where the small, speedy guys reign supreme.

Former Predator Radulov stripped of captaincy in KHL | ProHockeyTalk
He is replaced by former Penguin Alexei Morozov.

Tweet of The Day (thanks to @RedWingsFeed)

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Babcock on those feeling snubbed by absence from orientation camp: &quot;Do something about it if you&#39;re not here.&quot;</p>&mdash; Jonas Siegel (@jonasTSN1050) <a href="https://twitter.com/jonasTSN1050/statuses/372080408600408065">August 26, 2013</a></blockquote>

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Let's Go Red Wings!

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