Quick Hits: Griffins Lose; Penguins Extend Fleury

Red Wings News

Rangers 4, Red Wings 3 (OT): Second slow start in two nights too much for Detroit to overcome | MLive.com
For a game that was heading towards a worse result, I am pleased that we received a point. One point is better than no points, but, we need get two points from these games!

Lessons Learned | Grand Rapids Griffins
The Griffins lost to the Chicago Wolves yesterday by a score of 3-1. Andy Miele scored Grand Rapids' goal.

Former Red Wing, Now Actor, Sean Avery Quits Play Over Pizza | CBS Detroit
Oh Sean...

Q&A with Red Wings Prospect Andreas Athanasiou | The Hockey Writers
An interview with Andreas Athanasiou.

The Detroit Red Wings vs. Goaltender Interference | The Loser Point
The Wings have been the victim of a few disallowed goals recently.

NHL News

Penguins ink Marc-Andre Fleury to extension, put faith in embattled goaltender | Puck Daddy
While I did expect the Penguins to ultimately extend Fleury, I am shocked that they have done it so early on into the season. If Fleury has another poor display in the playoffs, do you think the Penguins would still have extended him? Probably not.

Jackets’ Johnson suspended three games for illegal check to head | ProHockeyTalk
Johnson hit Carolina's Jiri Tlusty on Tuesday.

NHL's 10 biggest early-season disappointments | USA Today
Matt Moulson has yet to score a goal this season for the Buffalo Sabres. Even though he plays for the Sabres that is bad for a player of his ability.

OHL hits pair of players with 15-game suspensions for vile comments | The Hockey News
The two players tried to apologize, but, the OHL was having none of that.

Pass or Fail: Chicago Blackhawks throwback Winter Classic jersey | Puck Daddy
I am no Chicago expert, but, to me, the jersey looks a lot like their current one.

Report: Blackhawks' Sharp out at least a month with leg injury | TSN

Bad news for the Blackhawks.

Is it time to worry about the Colorado Avalanche? - CBSSports.com

The only worry I have is that the team somehow manages to perform so poorly that they have the ability to draft Connor McDavid or Jack Eichel.

Let's Go Red Wings!