Quick Hits: 3-0 Red Wings, Design Petr Mrazek's Pads, Tim Peel

For Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Detroit Red Wings News

Zap: Red Wings 3 - Lightning 1 - Winging It In Motown
bcurt58: "Raise your hand if you had Quincey scoring the first goal by a defenseman for Detroit."

Detroit Red Wings: Jeff Blashill Urges Team To "Earn This" | Octopus Thrower
Not only do the Detroit Red Wings have a new coach in Jeff Blashill, they also have a new philosophy to inspire them in Blashill's "Earn This" Philosophy.

Detroit Red Wings' Dylan Larkin is seizing every opportunity - NHL - Craig Custance Blog - ESPN (Insider only)
Dylan Larkin is attempting to become the rare Red Wings teenager to survive in the NHL. I think he's doing just a bit better than surviving.

Red Wings announce details for ninth annual Breast Cancer Awareness Night - MiHockey - MiHockeyNow & MiHockeyMag
Will be this Friday night against the Carolina Hurricanes.

Petr Mrazek Is Giving You The Chance To Design His Goalie Pads " CBS Detroit
WIIM logo, anyone?

Listen to WIIM Radio: October 13 - Winging It In Motown
You can never get enough Dylan Larkin.

Watch Dylan Larkin's celebrations from Wolverines, Griffins, Team USA and Red Wings - MiHockey - MiHockeyNow & MiHockeyMag
Once again, never too much Dylan Larkin.

Around the NHL

Game 4: Tampa Bay Lightning run out of steam, drop first game of the year to Detroit Red Wings - Raw Charge
View from the enemy.

NHL won't follow NFL in ban on fans' highlight tweets, gifs - NHL - SI.com
"The good news for fans of accounts like @MyRegularFace and countless others who are sharing the game’s top moments: probably not."

Even NHL coach’s challenge can’t save us from Tim Peel | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Jay Beagle doesn't touch Martin Jones, and Jones focuses on trying to draw contact instead of, you know, actually stopping the puck. This goal should have counted.

Maple Leafs ranked worst team in North America - Sportsnet.ca
Enjoy, Babcock!

Longing for the Old-School Waiver Draft " Grantland
I've always thought the waiver draft was an odd bit of useless maneuvering. This article confirms my suspicion that it was never anywhere near as entertaining as it's being sold.

30 Thoughts: The aftermath of the Mike Richards settlement - Sportsnet.ca
More Mike Richards thoughts, and did Henrik Zetterberg launch a profanity-laden speech at the end of the 2012-13 regular season before the Dallas game where he carried the team on his back into the playoffs?

Connor McDavid scores first NHL goal with a sweet deflection - SBNation.com
Barely deflected it. Not sure I'd call that "sweet." But you know whose first NHL goal was really sweet?

Quick Bite: Sharks Trounce Capitals, Win Third Straight - Fear The Fin
What the hell, the San Jose Sharks were supposed to suck.

The waiting is the hardest part. Pens lose 3-2 to Montreal - PensBurgh
How was Montreal's third goal allowed to happen? The hooking at the opposite blue line couldn't possibly be more blatant.

Canucks cap off first road trip with 3-0 shutout win over Kings - Nucks Misconduct
Three home games, three regulation losses for the Los Angeles Kings.