Quick Hits: DeKeyser Hurt, NHL Has No "Will" or "Desire"

For Friday, October 2, 2015

Detroit Red Wings News

Danny DeKseyser Suffered Lower Left Leg Injury in Pittsburgh - Winging It In Motown
I feel like "There will be no injuries when the Red Wings play Pittsburgh" should have been a BOLD prediction.

Don’t expect Pavel Datsyuk back for Detroit Red Wings before November | ProHockeyTalk
More a confirmation than an update, but it looks like Datsyuk's progressing on schedule.

Red Wings prospect, Firebirds defenseman Saarijarvi adjusting well to OHL - MiHockey - MiHockeyNow & MiHockeyMag
Looks like Vili Saarijarvi is enjoying his first few bites of North American hockey.

Detroit Red Wings Breast Cancer Awareness Night , 10/16/15 " CBS Detroit
Two weeks from today.

Dylan Larkin Needs to be a Part of the 2015 Red Wings Roster - Winging It In Motown
Put Dylan Larkin on the permanent NHL roster yesterday.

Tour touts progress of new Red Wings arena | The Detroit News
I can't wait to see what the finished project looks like.

Mike Babcock set for return to Joe Louis Arena as coach of Toronto Maple Leafs - NHL.com - News
We won't have to wait very long to see Mike Babcock's face again.

Around the NHL

2015 NHL Season Preview | SB Nation
The big site worked its magic again and came up with a beautiful preview of all 30 NHL teams a week before the puck drops.

Jacobs: Not sure if NHL has "will" to expand - Article - TSN
Not sure if the NHL has "will" to play hockey games.

NHL has ‘no desire’ to settle concussion lawsuit, says internal memo | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Looks like the NHL is going down swinging on this one.

Blackhawks schedule Patrick Kane bobblehead night as investigation continues | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Forget "tone-deaf." This is downright callous.

O'Reilly's impaired driving case adjourned - Article - TSN
"This marks the third time the case has been adjourned."

Travis Zajac committed to Devils despite Maple Leafs trade talk | theScore
Does he really have any other choice?