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Red Wings News

Detroit Red Wings have decision to make on Stephen Weiss, who is unsure about role in 2015-16 | MLive.com
If we can move Weiss in a deal for a player like Dion Phaneuf, then that is the route to go. If not, buy him out.

Middle school student wears Red Wings jersey to Tennessee school, dad says he was bullied - WXYZ.com
The Winged Wheel shall never be defeated!

Andy Miele is thriving in Grand Rapids as he continues to prove doubters wrong | MiHockey
If the Wings did not have an overabundance of centers, I think Miele would be given a call-up.

NHL News

Stepan up: Rangers best Caps in overtime of Game 7 | ProHockeyTalk
I was rooting for the Capitals to win the Cup, but now that they are out of the playoffs, I hope the Rangers win it.

Todd McLellan to coach Edmonton barring 'major collapse': Report | Puck Daddy
McLellan is a really good coach, and with a rejuvenated Oilers' team, I think he can be successful in Edmonton.

Members of KHL team may wage legal battle to get paid | ProHockeyTalk
HC Sochi players have not received any pay since January. Cory Emmerton and Ryan Whitney both play for the team.

Report: Rich Peverley may be able to resume career after heart scare | CBSSports.com
Peverley has not played in over a year since collapsing on the Dallas Stars' bench. Whether he is able to pull off a comeback or not, it is great news that he at least may have a chance.

Reports say NCAA goalie of the year Zane McIntyre to sign with Bruins | The Hockey News
McIntyre was named the NCAA's best goaltender this season.

Coveted North Dakota d-man Stecher going back to school | ProHockeyTalk
Defenseman Troy Stecher has received quite a bit of interest from around the NHL, but will return to the University of North Dakota for his junior year.

Price takes blame for Habs' playoff exit | TSN
I would not blame Carey Price at all for the Habs elimination. The Canadiens need to become a more well-rounded team if they want to win the Cup.

Boudreau: There’s ‘no doubt’ Perry will play in Game 1 of West finals | ProHockeyTalk
Corey Perry was injured during Game 5 of the Ducks' series against the Flames after a hit by Matt Stajan.

Why Phil Kessel should be Montreal’s top trade target | The Hockey News
If the Habs can acquire Kessel at a low cost, the move makes a lot of sense. This is how the Canadiens can improve their offense.

Which NHL coaching vacancies are the most attractive? | USA Today
It is kind of hard to believe that the Oilers and Sabres are the top-two coaching vacancies right now. That is what Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel can do to a franchise.

Let's Go Red Wings!