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Red Wings News

St. James: Red Wings greats Lidstrom, Fedorov perfect for Hall of Fame | Detroit Free Press
The careers of Lidström and Fedorov should speak for themselves here. Sadly, many people forget the latter's phenomenal skill and contributions to the Red Wings and the NHL. If we are talking pure playing ability, Sergei Fedorov may very well be the most skilled player to ever play for the Red Wings.

Experts like Red Wings' selection of forward Evgeny Svechnikov in first round of NHL draft | MLive.com

I like the pick too. A lot.

A testament to Red Wings' 1989 draft: Nicklas Lidstrom poised for Hall of Fame, maybe Sergei Fedorov, too | MLive.com

The 1989 draft may be the best Red Wings' draft ever.

NHL News

Trade: Flyers unload Pronger’s contract, get Gagner from Coyotes | ProHockeyTalk
How is this legal? How? Chris Pronger should not be able to be traded as a player while he at the same time is employed by the NHL in their department of player safety.

Kings put Mike Richards on waivers; buyout likely | Puck Daddy
Mike Richards could still be a good NHL player on a different team, and I expect him to have an opportunity to play again in the NHL this fall.

Devils aren’t interested, but Gomez says ‘I know I can play’ | ProHockeyTalk
Scott Gomez actually had a good season this past year, but he will not be returning to the Devils.

30 Thoughts: Canucks' Bieksa deserves better | Sportsnet.ca
Kevin Bieksa may still be on his way out of Vancouver.

NHL Draft 2015: Pick-by-pick results - SBNation.com
Here is a complete list of all of the picks from last weekend's draft.

Report: Bruins ‘significant contract offer’ to Hamilton was six-years, $33 million | ProHockeyTalk
I may not be a hockey player, but I would take that deal in a heartbeat.

14 best moments of the 2015 NHL Draft | Sportsnet.ca
I was able to go to the draft on Friday, and it was quite enjoyable. Seeing Gary Bettman in real life was something that I have always wanted to do.

Let's Go Red Wings!