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In Red Wings Land

Jeff Blashill, Red Wings players have much to gain at Worlds | MLive

“I had a chance to have conversations with Patrick Kane and Johnny Gaudreau and Jack Eichel and see how they do things, how their teams do things. You pick up lots of things, and whether you realize it or not they make you better in the long run.”

I enjoyed reading the quote above. Jeff Blashill should absolutely be picking the brain of all the top players on Team USA and learning whatever he can to become a better coach for the Red Wings.

Around the League

2019 NHL Draft Prospect Rankings: May | Sportsnet

Vasily Podkolzin is falling and Alex Turcotte is on the rise.