Quick Hits: Blashill's System, NHL Injury Reporting Issues, Arizona Relocation Update

For Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Detroit Red Wings News

Getting To Know Jeff Blashill's System - Defensive Zone Breakouts - Winging It In Motown
Prashanth had a gem yesterday explaining how the Red Wings design their breakouts. Well worth reading a second, third, and maybe a 10th time.

Wayne State Reveals Details of Mike Ilitch Donation - Arenawatch - Curbed Detroit
The Ilitches donated $40 million last week to Wayne State University.

Red Wings announce 'Official Viewing Party' schedule - MiHockey - MiHockeyNow & MiHockeyMag
Want to watch the Red Wings with other fans but can't get into the Joe? How about a trip to Applebee's or the Hard Rock Cafe?

Green practicing again; Datsyuk more involved during drills | MLive.com
Please come back, Mike Green. And you too, Pavel Datsyuk.

#AskLarkin: Waterford native conducts live Twitter chat - MiHockey - MiHockeyNow & MiHockeyMag
Me, responding to the last question: I don't know, I haven't found a Bauer hockey stick I like very much.

Wings' dueling goalies in dead heat | The Detroit News
Talk about Jimmy Howard and Petr Mrazek, plus Chris Chelios joins the team on the ice for practice as an assistant coach.

Petr Mrazek announces his pad design contest winner - MiHockey - MiHockeyNow & MiHockeyMag
I feel like there was a missed opportunity here.

Mark Stone suspended two games for illegal check to the head - Department of Player Safety News
Ottawa Senators forward Mark Stone has been suspended for two games for an illegal check to the head of Red Wings forward Landon Ferraro.

Around the NHL

#MondayMustRead: The NHL’s concussion issues - Article - TSN
"Instead, the NHL’s vague injury reporting criteria only allows the nebulous shadow hanging over concussions to linger."

Connor McDavid Is The NHL's Rookie Of The Month For October - The Copper & Blue

Game #11 Recap: Leafs 4, Stars 1; I believe in James Reimer - Pension Plan Puppets
Second win of the season.

Arizona Coyotes relocation update | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Within the state of Arizona.

Discipline Hearing Tomorrow for Byfuglien - Arctic Ice Hockey
Probably going to be another two games.

Phil Kessel deserved better than the Maple Leafs - Pension Plan Puppets
"For six years, management failed Phil Kessel. Saturday night it was the fans' turn."

Marko Dano called up from Rockford, Bryan Bickell reassigned by Blackhawks - Second City Hockey
And so it's come to pass: The Chicago Blackhawks are regretting giving Bryan Bickell that contract.

Lou Lamoriello on when it's time to bring up the kids - Sportsnet.ca
When the stench and hopelessness of constant losing are gone.

Marek vs. Wyshynski Podcast: NWHL commissioner Dani Rylan, Sportsnet's John Shannon! | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
National Women's Hockey League commissioner Dani Rylan talks about how the league can work financially, the glory of the first month of play and whether physical play (and fighting) can make women's hockey boom.