Quick Hits: Patrick Kane Will Not Be Charged

For Friday, November 6, 2015

Detroit Red Wings News

Red Wings Q&A: Darren Helm on being one of NHL's fastest players, winning Stanley Cup | MLive.com
On Darren Helm's bucket list: "There's a lot of types of fish I want to do."

Examining early differences between Blashill, Babcock - NHL - Craig Custance Blog - ESPN (Insider)
Our own Prashanth Iyer was featured in Craig Custance's look at what's different with the Red Wings now that Jeff Blashill is at the helm.

Pavel Datsyuk could return to Red Wings Lineup in the next week - Winging It In Motown
Not soon enough. Come back, Pav!

Red Wings' Kyle Quincey might need ankle surgery, which would sideline him for about six weeks | MLive.com
Mentioned yesterday, but it's a bit more out in the open now that Kyle Quincey might need to go under the knife.

Brayden Point and Red Wings prospect Joe Hicketts to captain Team WHL in CHL Canada-Russia Series.

Red Wings' Mike Green has first 'real full practice,' status for Friday's game to be determined | MLive.com
Let's hope any new defense pairings with Mike Green will last more than half a period.

NHL -- Sergei Fedorov had an impact at both ends of the ice | ESPN
Sergei Fedorov was the most dazzling display of pure talent the NHL has ever seen or will ever see.

Honors for Lidstrom, Fedorov rekindle Wings glory days | The Detroit News
You know what would really rekindle the Red Wings' glory days? A win.

Around the NHL

DA: Blackhawks' Patrick Kane will not face charges | USA Today
Erie County DA Frank Sedita announced Thursday morning there's not enough proof to pursue sexual assault allegation.

Kane could still face discipline from NHL - Article - TSN
No matter what the punishment, this feels like too little, too late and potentially unwarranted from the NHL.

Blackhawks will 'reassess' Patrick Kane's standing with team in offseason, per report - Second City Hockey
"Nobody seems to be talking about the situation right now other than very basic statements, but it's clear that not all is well with the relationship between the Blackhawks and Kane."

Dale Weise is now Montreal's leading goal-scorer - Eyes On The Prize
Man, the Montreal Canadiens must be really bad if Dale Weise is their leading goal-scorer!

NHL won't vote in December on Las Vegas expansion team | Las Vegas Review-Journal
"NHL commissioner Gary Bettman repeatedly has said there is no hard timetable for a decision on expansion."

Why Mike Babcock’s wrong about wider NHL nets | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Wider nets, taller nets, all-around bigger nets. It's all wrong anyway.

Angela Ruggiero happy to be a part of defense-heavy Hockey Hall of Fame class | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Housley, Lidstrom, Pronger. With Fedorov and Ruggiero rounding out the class, there's almost enough to field a team!

Zach Parise injuried in Wild vs. Predators game after Neal hit | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Could be a serious lower-body injury.

Quick Bite: Top line chews up Panthers - Fear The Fin
Which is closer to the real Florida Panthers: the team that started strong or the recently skidding one?

Devan Dubnyk loses the puck in his pads, Preds score game winning goal - SBNation.com
This is not a good gif because it's not at live speed, but I still think that, so long as the referee was in proper position and could see the puck when he's behind the net, I have no problems with that goal. Just be sure all the same rules apply to the Red Wings.