In Red Wings Land
Will the Red Wings trade Jimmy Howard? How about Gus Nyquist? Ken Holland absolutely should (and will) listen to offers and needs to pull the trigger on a deal immediately if it involves a 1st or 2nd round pick or top prospect.
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Flyers GM search: In hunt for ‘outsider,’ Steve Yzerman, Ron Francis, and Chuck Fletcher in consideration | Philly.com
“I spent some time in Detroit, and I know Yzerman a little bit,” Scott said. “My sense is he’s pretty committed to someday getting back to Detroit. I think his family is still there. He really put roots down there, and [Red Wings GM] Kenny Holland is getting to a point in his life he’s probably going to do different things someday.”
Where there’s smoke, there’s fire.