clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Quick Hits: Welcome NHL Season

New, comments
NHL: Detroit Red Wings at Dallas Stars Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

The Big Story

NHL toughens up concussion spotters program, deputizes refs - by Greg Wyshynski: Puck Daddy

I don’t know that this is really going to do any good, but in theory, the concept of getting tougher on teams who send players back out immediately after they’ve been concussed is a good one.

In Red Wings Land

Red Wings stress aggressive approach on power play - By Ansar Khan: MLive

The explained “aggressive” approach is simply throwing more pucks at the net than they did last year and getting players in to try to get to the loose pucks that this havoc creates. At times, this is going to lead to a lot of easy clears when the timing is off, so part of what the Wings are going to need to make sure they have down is power play zone entries.

_ _ _

Go ahead and discuss among yourselves or share any interesting stories you come across here. Thanks and LGRW!