Quick Hits: Kyle Quincey Surgery, Justin Abdelkader Contract Extension

For Thursday, November 12, 2015

Detroit Red Wings News

Report: Kyle Quincey to Miss Six Weeks with Ankle Surgery, Datsyuk May Return Friday - Winging It In Motown
Sucks that Quincey now will have had both ankles operated on. And oh yeah, Pavel Datsyuk could return tomorrow.

Report: Abdelkader, Wings close on 7-year extension | The Detroit News
*rolls up a newspaper* No! No, bad Kenny! Bad Kenny! No. No!!

Is Detroit about to sign John Wensink? - Stanley Cup of Chowder
Everybody else in the league knows it's a bad deal. Why doesn't Holland?

Around the NHL

Who would you remove from the Hockey Hall of Fame? (Roundtable) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
I wonder if (but highly doubt) the Hockey Hall of Fame actually has a mechanism by which it removes people.

Zeitgeist: To increase scoring, NHL to test out straight jackets for goalies - Lighthouse Hockey
Now they'll really have to focus on their lateral movements!

Remembering hockey’s bravest on Veterans Day | SI.com
Eleven players who made the ultimate sacrifice.

Bettman says Hurricanes in no danger of relocation - Article - TSN
I honestly had no idea they were even on the radar for relocation.

Could crossbar cameras be the answer on goal-line calls? - Article - TSN
How about we try it out and see for ourselves that way?

The Captain and the General - Pension Plan Puppets
PPP fanpost about Syl Apps.

Non-goalie solutions to the NHL's lack of scoring - Arctic Ice Hockey
"Due to advancements in scouting and video technology, the NHL is not going to be able to find a long-term solution to low goal-scoring and boring games."