Quick Hits: On Dylan Larkin, Steven Stamkos' Future, Third Jersey Leaks

For Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Detroit Red Wings News

Dylan Larkin sees opportunity to make Detroit Red Wings roster as teenager - NHL.com - NHL Insider
"Dylan Larkin left Michigan after one season of college hockey because he sees the opportunity to make an impact with the Detroit Red Wings at age 19."

Goalie Joren Van Pottelberghe, a Red Wings prospect, thinks North American game suits him | MLive.com
Joren Van Pottelberghe was No. 5 in NHL Central Scouting's rankings of European goalies when the Red Wings drafted him in the fourth round this year. I hope he turns out at least as well as guys like Jonas Hiller and Martin Gerber.

Dylan Larkin hoping Red Wings have changed development philosophy - NHL - SI.com
I'm not sure that the entire development philosophy changes until Ken Holland is no longer the general manager, but maybe the Red Wings are seeing the writing on the wall with other teams having young (and cheap) players on their teams and making big impacts.

Around the NHL

The angles and complications on Steven Stamkos' future with the Lightning - Raw Charge
Of course, the title assumes Steven Stamkos has a future with the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Blackhawks, Islanders still facing challenges with restricted free agents - CBSSports.com
Marcus Kruger in Chicago, Jonathan Huberdeau in Florida, Brock Nelson on Long Island, and Michael Ferland in Calgary still need new contracts.

It's Official: Anaheim Ducks New 2015-16 Third Jersey Leaks - Anaheim Calling
The International NHL Shop has officially released the Anaheim Ducks third jersey design for the coming season, and it's the exact Icethetics design initially reported on August 11.

Pass or Fail: Colorado Avalanche new third jersey for 2015-16 | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
The Ducks' jersey wasn't the only one to leak, as the Colorado Avalanche's third jersey was also leaked.