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Red Wings News

There was not a lot of Wings' news yesterday.

Jeff Blashill to meet with Ken Holland, but says no further talk on Red Wings job | MLive.com
Until the Griffins' season is over, we will not hear anything official about Blashill becoming the Wings next head coach.

Ex-Wolverine Larkin confident in leap to pros | The Detroit News
I do not expect the Wings to give Dylan Larkin a spot directly out of training camp next season, partially because of our overabundance of centers, and he will most likely spend the majority of his time in Grand Rapids. That said, I fully expect him to receive at least a couple of call-ups.

NHL News

Ducks vs. Blackhawks 2015 final score: Chicago forces Game 7 with 5-2 win - SBNation.com
Let's go Ducks!

Lead investor wants Las Vegas NHL team by 2017 | Sportsnet.ca
If the NHL is willing to put a team in Las Vegas, 2017 seems like a more than reasonable opening for the franchise.

Ehrhoff likely headed to free agency | ProHockeyTalk
Could the Red Wings be interested in Christian Ehrhoff again? Depending on the price, I think he may be worth looking into.

The NHL does the best national anthems in sports - SBNation.com
I agree with this.

Sharks expected to hire Peter DeBoer as head coach: Report | Puck Daddy
DeBoer had an up-and-down tenure with the Devils before being fired late last year. A very interesting hire by the Sharks.

Allen: When it comes to Game 7, Rangers can't be beat | USA Today
Let's go Rangers!

Kings’ AHL team advances to Calder Cup Final | ProHockeyTalk
The Manchester Monarchs will face either the Griffins or the Utica Comets in the Calder Cup final.

Report: Dave Hakstol owes North Dakota $100,000 for taking Flyers job | CBSSports.com
Hakstol had a clause in his contract with North Dakota that he would have to pay them $100,000 if he left them before June 30th, 2015.

Q&A with new NHL salary site General Fanager | Sportsnet.ca
It may not be CapGeek, but General Fanager comes close.

Voynov’s wife in counseling, still doesn’t want to testify | ProHockeyTalk
Slava Voynov's trail begins on July 8th.

NHL POY: Nyquist vs. Eberle | TSN
Vote for Nyquist!

Let's Go Red Wings!