Quick Hits: Dan Cleary Re-signs, HockeyFest Information, Rich Peverley Retires

For Monday, September 7, 2015

Detroit Red Wings News

Red Wings Sign Dan Cleary, Stupidly Waste Roster/Cap/Contract Space - Winging It In Motown

VIDEO: Drew Miller talks youth hockey, advice for young players - MiHockey - MiHockeyNow & MiHockeyMag
Drew Miller reminisces on his days of youth hockey, life lessons the sport can import, having Ryan Miller to shoot on, advice for aspiring pro hockey players, and his days at Michigan State.

Preliminary Lineup for HockeyFest Announced " CBS Detroit
Red Wings Alumni have already been announced, but here's the list of active players and event and ticket information.

Red Wings prospect Chase Pearson looking to add more offense to his game in USHL this season | MLive.com
The fifth-round draft pick, who is the son of former NHL player Scott Pearson, will spend one more season in junior hockey before playing for the University of Maine in 2016-17.

Jonas Gustavsson gets tryout with Boston Bruins - NHL.com - News
Welp, chalk up some losses if Jonas Gustavsson starts against the Red Wings at any point this season.

Around the NHL

Rich Peverley Announces Retirement, Will Join Dallas Stars Player Development Staff - Defending Big D
The former Stars forward will work with amateur prospects in junior hockey and the NCAA.

What happens when KHL team refuses to pay its players? (Puck Daddy Interview) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Mark Dekanich just wants what he’s owed by Medvescak Zagreb because he says the team hasn’t paid him for services rendered.

Florida Panthers will bring hockey to Dominican Republic Sept. 8-10th | ProHockeyTalk
This is pretty cool. They previously visited Puerto Rico and the Bahamas.

Tampa Bay Lightning lose goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy for 2-3 months after surgery to remove blood clot - Raw Charge
Thoracic Output Syndrome related surgery sidelines projected Tampa Bay backup Andrei Vasilevskiy for the start of 2015-16.

Why it's tougher than ever to become an NHL referee - Sportsnet.ca
It’s a new National Hockey League season and there's a fresh crop of zebras, as the transformation of the NHL’s officiating department continues.

Yzerman says there's no update on Stamkos extension | theScore
So the update is that there's no update. Got it.

Linden: Canucks summer moves about ‘long-term vision’ | ProHockeyTalk

Flyers fans using GoFundMe to buy rival Pittsburgh Penguins | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
"As of Sunday morning, the GoFundMe has raised 790 … dollars." You know, I'm sure they could negotiate the price down some.