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5 things to watch: Pavel Datsyuk rounding into form but Red Wings' offense needs boost | MLive.com
Khan(!) shares his thoughts on what we need to keep our eye on this week. Need more shoot, for sure.

Red Wings’ Datsyuk regains his form | The Detroit News
He may have lost a bit of a step out on the ice, but Datsyuk is without a doubt key to the Red Wings success moving forward.

Osgood experience, preparation net a winner on the air | The Detroit News
A bit of an inside look at what Chris Osgood does to get ready for the broadcast booth. I personally think Ozzie does a nice job on color. He's a bit green still, but he's come a good way from where he started. Will be interesting to see what he's like in another 5 years.

Toast of Hockeytown | Detroit Red Wings
Everyone came to see some 19-year-old kid, I guess.

Around the NHL

Penguins Vs. Blues Recap: A Moose And...Walnuts? | St. Louis Game Time
Tomorrow's opponent beat the Penguins last night.

John Shannon's Top 25 NHL Power Brokers | Sportsnet.ca
Not listed: #26 Prashanth, #41 Kyle ,#69 JJ from Kansas, #876.5 Graham

51 potential candidates to take over as Head Coach of the Montreal Canadiens | Eyes On The Prize
Not 1... not 2... not 3... but 51(!) different hockey folks that could take over the Habs if they decided to fire Michel Therrien (which could happen if Montreal keeps free falling).

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins out 'long-term' after blocking shot with hand (Video) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
The Nuge won't be playing hockey for awhile.

"Safe Is Death": Why B's Now Need To Be Bold, Not Safe, In Trade Market | Stanley Cup of Chowder
They should trade for Tyler Seguin.

Remembering the last (and only) time no Canadian team made the NHL playoffs | ProHockeyTalk
U.S. teams never miss the playoffs.

Linesman punches player, trainer tackles linesman after Junior A fight gets out of hand | The Hockey News
The headline says it all.

Let's Go Red Wings.