Quick Hits: Red Wings Hockey Is Here

For Friday, October 9, 2015

Detroit Red Wings News

Dan Cleary Clears Waivers/Xavier Ouellet Sent to Grand Rapids - Winging It In Motown
Dan Cleary clears waivers, and he and Xavier Ouellet were sent down to Grand Rapids to make room for Jakub Kindl and Alexei Marchenko, both of whom were activated off injured reserve.

No shortage of storylines as Detroit Red Wings open regular season against rival Toronto Maple Leafs | MLive.com
Honestly, I don't think it's possible for there to be a shortage of storylines right at the season opener. Too many questions, not enough answers just yet.

Detroit Red Wings' Pulkkinen a good fit with Sheahan, Franzen | Detroit Free Press
"I need to play good, the team needs to win. This is my favorite thing to do." It'll be our favorite thing too, if you can make it happen, Pulky.

Mike Green Twitterview transcript | The Malik Report - Kukla's Korner
"No it's a hotdog, completely different." I like this guy already.

Holland: Babcock will get warm reception in return to Detroit - Audio - TSN
The Red Wings general manager appeared on Leafs Lunch.

Around the NHL

Jack Eichel scores his first career goal in his NHL debut - SBNation.com
Jack Eichel 1, Connor McDavid 0. America wins.

Maple Leafs will trot out same lineup versus Red Wings | MAPLE LEAFS | Toronto M
What to expect tonight for the Red Wings' opener. Maple Leafs roster against the Canadiens here.

Game 1: Lightning take season opener 3-2 in overtime - Raw Charge
Lightning win the first OT game under the new format.

Senators Start Season Strong Against Sabres - Silver Seven
Ottawa takes advantage of a coach's challenge, spoils the Jack Eichel first goal celebration.

NWHL players tweet inspiring #TBT posts ahead of inaugural season | SI.com
This is pretty great. Also, their season starts this weekend.

Kings, Richards working on settlement - Article - TSN
So this case might still never have a real resolution.

Wild Storm Back with 4 goals in the 3rd period to defeat the Avalanche 5-4 - Hockey Wilderness
Hey, nice job holding a lead, Colorado. Good job, good effort.

The Who’s Who of NHL Teams | High Heels and High Sticks
Posted by lania in yesterday's Quick Hits. Accurate post is accurate.

Coyotes place towering enforcer John Scott on waivers | ProHockeyTalk
Almost like you need some offensive skill to stick around in this league.

Wild’s Matt Dumba is throwing hits for charity this season | The Hockey News
How many hits did he throw in the Wild's comeback win against Colorado?

Game Recap Bruins 2 - Jets 6: Failure to Launch. - Stanley Cup of Chowder
The Bruins probably miss Milan Lucic a lot.

Torres Accepts Suspension, Releases Statement - Fear The Fin
Raffi Torres announces that he will accept his 41 game suspension, which is a nice change of pace in NHL discipline for once.