Quick Hits: Pavel Datsyuk Named Lady Byng Trophy Finalist

Red Wings News

Red Wings 3, Lightning 0: Petr Mrazek bounces back strong as Detroit turns in best effort of series | MLive.com
A 3-0 victory and a 2-1 series lead. A phenomenal game has put us in an optimal position to place a firm grip on this series. Let's keep the foot on the pedal, and LGRW!

2015 Lady Byng finalists: Datsyuk, Kopitar and Hudler | ProHockeyTalk
Congratulations to Pavel Datsyuk on being nominated for the Lady Byng Memorial Trophy! And not bad on Jiri Hudler's part either!

Detroit City Council approves zoning changes for $450M Red Wings arena | MLive.com
After being postponed for 273rd time, the Detroit City Council has finally approved zoning changes to the Wings' new arena. I'm excited to see the construction finally begin to move along, and I think Detroit will be as well. Around 10,000 jobs will be created as a result of the new arena.

Griffins coach Jeff Blashill says 'not one thing' discussed about Red Wings job | MLive.com
Blashill will have plenty to discuss when he is the next head coach of the Maple Leafs.

NHL News

Burrows has rib injury; won't play Game 4 | TSN
The Canuck's Alexandre Burrows suffered a scary injury yesterday and had to be stretchered off the ice during practice.

Blues vs. Wild recap: What you need to know about Game 3 - CBSSports.com
The Wild shutout the Blues on Monday night and now hold a 2-1 series lead. Game 4 is tonight in Minnesota.

Details on Jarret Stoll drug case emerge in arrest report | Puck Daddy
This really has not been the Kings' year, has it?

The Oilers better not mess up Connor McDavid - SBNation.com
Craig MacTavish: "Challenge accepted."

Dustin Byfuglien, others need to step up | USA Today
In all due respect to the Jets, I did not think that they had any chance to beat the Ducks, regardless of how well they played.

Hobey Baker finalist Hyman won’t sign with Florida | ProHockeyTalk
Dylan Larkin's teammate and a Panthers' draft pick will most likely be a free agent this summer. Should the Wings take a look at him?

Dustin Byfuglien avoids discipline, channels Marshawn Lynch with media (Video) | Puck Daddy
As long as they stick together as a team, they will be alright (until the Ducks sweep them, of course).

Capitals bruiser Tom Wilson blasts Islanders’ Lubomir Visnovsky with massive hit | The Hockey News
Tom Wilson laid out Visnovsky! Massive hit!

Lazar makes get well card for Chris Phillips - Sportsnet.ca
Curtis Lazar was able to draw a pair of decent bodies and heads, but the legs are lacking in substance.

This Jets fan is so excited about hockey he poured beer on his head - SBNation.com
I wonder what the city of Winnipeg will do if the Jets actually win a playoff game.

Let's Go Red Wings!