Quick Hits: Lemieux and McCarty in Alumni Game, Voynov in ICE Custody, Toews on Kane Situation

For Friday, September 4, 2015

Detroit Red Wings News

Reports: Claude Lemieux and Darren McCarty both plan to play in Avalanche and Red Wings alumni game - WXYZ.com
Claude Lemieux and Darren McCarty are going to be on the same ice again. There is not enough popcorn for the anticipation.

Henrik Zetterberg says it was time for Mike Babcock to go - Winging It In Motown
"Obviously, it's going to be a different voice behind the bench and sometimes you need that." Landon Ferraro and Gustav Nyquist also gave interviews through Periscope yesterday, along with Henrik Zetterberg.

Sergei Fedorov's ex-manager, Joseph Zada, convicted of fraud
The former Grosse Pointe Shores man who swindled ex-Red Wings star Sergei Fedorov was convicted in Florida today of 15 counts of fraud. Justice for Fedorov.

Big defenseman Patrick Holway hoping to take Maine path to NHL career with Red Wings | MLive.com
The 6-foot-4 Boston native will play in the USHL this season before reporting to the University of Maine, which produced current Red Wings Gustav Nyquist and Jimmy Howard.

Around the NHL

Voynov Taken Into Immigration Custody After Release from Jail - Jewels From The Crown
A hearing before an immigration judge is pending. Until then, Kings defenseman Slava Voynov is under U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody.

Jonathan Toews on Patrick Kane situation: 'You support your teammate' - Second City Hockey
The Chicago Blackhawks captain indirectly addresses the situation on a Winnipeg radio station.

Witness subpoenaed by Patrick Kane grand jury, report says | Sporting News
"WGRZ reported the grand jury's decision on whether to indict Kane is not expected before the end of September."

Jackets' Traverse City Roster & Info about the Invites - The Cannon
Some more rosters for the Traverse City Prospect Tournament were released yesterday, including those of Columbus, Carolina, and Chicago.

Report: Panthers, Huberdeau agree on term, still negotiating salary | theScore
Give him Cody Eakin money.

NHL sets 2016 trade deadline with possibly stellar crop in store | SI.com
I have to admit, if all the names mentioned here actually do get traded, that would make it the best trade deadline ever.

How analytics forecast future success and failure - Article - TSN
This isn't quite as well-known as I thought it would be. The article is less "analytics" and more "Corsi percentage." But the point is still the same: The people who crunch these numbers and look at other data sets for trends try to see what things have the highest impact on winning.

Is this the new Brooklyn Islanders jersey? - Sportsnet.ca
The new Brooklyn Islanders third jersey set for a may have leaked.