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Cole arrives in Detroit, delivers Benn’s apology to Zetterberg | ProHockeyTalk
Jamie Benn could not have given Zetterberg a phone call?

Griffins Q&A: Spending time with Petr Mrazek, the hottest goalie on the planet | MLive.com
When asked about what defenseman he would have playing in front of him if he could only choose one, Mrazek answered Niklas Kronwall. What was more interesting was that Jakub Kindl was on his shortlist of "really good" defensemen.

New Wings enjoy first day with teammates - Detroit Red Wings
I see no reason as to why Erik Cole and Marek Zidlicky will not be great fits with the team. I'm excited to see how they play tonight!

Stephen Weiss not bothered by trade talks with Toronto, happy to remain with Red Wings | MLive.com

Good point by Weiss here: "If something comes up, something comes up and you deal with it at that time. Nothing other than that, really. Just go about your business."

NHL News

Lupul, Phaneuf and Elisha Cuthbert threaten lawsuit vs. TSN, Leafs fan | Puck Daddy
Well that escalated quickly...

Did Calgary’s Mark Giordano do enough in 61 games to win the Norris? | The Hockey News
Giordano still has a chance, but his chances obviously took a huge blow now that he is out for the rest of the season. P.K. Subban and Kris Letang will both be considered strong candidates for the Norris, but my choice is still Giordano.

Jeremy Roenick on the trade deadline and '90s NHL stories - SBNation.com
Good interview with Jeremy Roenick talking about Monday's trade deadline.

Playoff watch — what the bubble teams need to do | ProHockeyTalk
The Panthers have a decent chance of catching the Bruins for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. In the West, things are a bit trickier. The Flames, Kings, and Sharks are all fighting for the third divisional spot in the Pacific Division.

Power Rankings: Rangers go all-in at trade deadline | CBSSports.com
The Wings moved up three spots to number eight in CBS Sport's latest power rankings. The Predators remain at the top spot.

Video: Wilson says he’ll never ask Thornton or Marleau to waive no-trade clauses | ProHockeyTalk
Sportsnet talked about this during their trade deadline show. The Sharks window to move Thornton and Marleau for a significant return has closed. At this point, it may just be better to keep them.

NHL 2015 trade deadline report card: Puck Daddy’s winners, losers | Puck Daddy
Puck Daddy gave the Wings a "B" grade for their moves at the deadline.

Beleskey, Ducks working on contract extension - Sportsnet.ca
There was some trade talk regarding Matt Beleskey before the trade deadline, but he is still a Duck, and is working on an extension to stay in Anaheim.

Breaking down all the deadline deals | TSN
Scott Cullen gives his opinion on all of the trade deadline's deals.

Let's Go Red Wings!