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Quick Hits: Babcock praises Holland, Wings Assign Jersey Numbers and Ink Jared Coreau

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Red Wings News:

Mike Babcock calls Red Wings' Holland 'best GM in hockey' | NHL.com

"When they made mistakes they didn't dwell on it, they just went ahead and kept building. They hired good people and let them do their jobs." Thanks, Mike.. But are you only saying this because Toronto doesn't have a GM?!

Red Wings announce Mike Green and Brad Richard's Jersey Numbers | Winging It In Motown

Mike Green will wear 25, and Brad Richards will wear 17.

Red Wings Sign Goaltender Jared Coreau to a One-Year Deal | Winging It In Motown

Red Wings sign goalie Jared Coreau to a one-year deal. After having a fantastic bounce back season in the AHL, I like the deal to see if he is the real-deal.

30 Thoughts: Quotes from Jeff Blashill | Elliote Friedman Sportsnet.ca

Friedman had a chat with head coach Jeff Blashill, where he talks about stuff like Tomas Tatar, Gustav Nyquist, Pavel Datsyuk, and Mike Babcock's hair.

NHL News:

Futures List indicates great depth for 2016 NHL Draft | NHL.com

A look at the top prospects in each junior league. 2016 shaping up to be a strong draft class just like 2015.

WATCH: Top 5 most ridiculous plays from NHL prospect camps so far | CBSSports.com

No Red Wings prospects make the reel, but still some great stuff to watch including five goals from Connor McDavid.

Financial adviser, race car driver convicted for defrauding NHL players | Reuters

Interesting read on a man who has been defrauding NHL players through real estate and business deals.

Do NHL coaches actually like the new coach’s challenge? | Yahoo Sports

It seems that the coach's challenge adds another layer of strategy that fans can enjoy. But how to coaches around the league feel about it?