Quick Hits: Merry Christmas Eve!

Red Wings News

Red Wings 6, Sabres 3: Detroit scores three power-play goals in third to end six-game skid | MLive.com
We won! We won! What a great early Christmas present from the Wings!

Wings lose Kronwall to upper-body injury | FOX Sports
Hopefully Kronwall is alright.

NHL News

Who have been the best and worst shootout goalies in 2014-15? | ProHockeyTalk
Jimmy Howard has been one of the worst shootout goaltenders this season. But, so has Jonathan Quick.

Who’s No. 1, Connor McDavid or Jack Eichel? WJC will help solve the debate | The Hockey News
It might not resolve the debate, but it will certainly allow us to have another glimpse at these two future NHL stars.

Zemgus Girgensons maintains All-Star vote lead; Kane, Toews gain ground | Puck Daddy
Girgensons still has a 400,000+ lead over Patrick Kane.

Eichel named Team USA captain for World Juniors | ProHockeyTalk
A sign of things to come?

Sharks F Scott to have phone hearing Wednesday for butt-end on Ducks D Jackman | TSN
The words "John Scott" and "phone hearing" have a familiar ring to them.

NHL Power Rankings: Predators continue to surprise early on | CBSSports.com
The Red Wings have fallen to 10th place in the rankings. The Blackhawks held the top spot with the Oilers being ranked last in the NHL.

Avs’ Bordeleau out 8-10 weeks with fractured kneecap | ProHockeyTalk
Ouch! Bordeleau already missed time this season with a back injury.

This NHL mom sent her son an adorable message before his MSG debut - SBNation.com
Imagine what she will be like when he makes his first appearance at the glorious Joe Louis Arena.

Hardest hockey quiz: Test of NHL trivia skills - Sportsnet.ca

I received a 24% on the quiz. It was pretty difficult.

Let's Go Red Wings!