Quick Hits: Red Wings Roster Moves, Game Losses

For Monday, October 19, 2015

Detroit Red Wings News

Dan Cleary Will Report To Grand Rapids - Winging It In Motown
"I just needed some time."

More land buys near new Red Wings arena | The Detroit News
More tangential arena news.

Walleye facing high expectations on the ice | The Toledo Blade
A Toledo Walleye season preview. Also featured is coach Derek Lalonde, who was interviewed for the job in Grand Rapids when Jeff Blashill became head coach of the Red Wings.

Red Wings’ Johan Franzen headed to IR with post-concussion-like symptoms | The Hockey News
We already knew Johan Franzen was out, but he was finally officially put on injured reserve over the weekend.

Jamie: Five reasons to be giddy about the Red Wings | Detroit Free Press
Two losses this past weekend shouldn't tamper the excitement of the season.

Red Wings give breast cancer patient surprise 'Dream Day' with the team - WXYZ.com
"She's fighting breast cancer for a third time. The Red Wings [celebrated] her determination as part of the ninth annual Breast Cancer Awareness Night at Joe Louis Arena."

Red Wings Recap: Everything is terrible again. Wings lose 4-1 - Winging It In Motown
Ugly games made for ugly losses. Carolina recap here.

Gallagher's controversial goal raises replay questions - Sportsnet.ca
"But but but the puck was in before contact!!!" You can't see the image because technology is failing, but the goal shouldn't have counted

Stick tap to nickname1234 for posting that photo in the gamethread on Saturday.

Around the NHL

Canadiens vs Red Wings recap: Still Perfect - Eyes On The Prize
View from the enemy. Carolina perspective here.

Tyson Barrie suspended 3 games for high hit on Simon Despres | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Simon Despres was put on IR Saturday.

Coyotes' Joe Vitale taken to hospital after vicious fight with Bruins' Kevan Miller | theScore
Latest update is that he's apparently going to miss an upcoming road trip.

A Crisis of Confidence - The Cannon
It'd be difficult for anybody to be confident when they're dead last in the league and also the only team still left at zero points.

Steve Mason confirms family issue impacted performance in 7-1 loss - Broad Street Hockey
Let's hope everything is OK with Steve Mason.

Slava Voynov has been unable to play in the KHL - Sportsnet.ca
Well, so much for that plan.

McBattle of Hallberta - The Copper & Blue
Connor McDavid finally had a good AND productive game.

Chris Herren on beating addiction in hockey | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Can't wait for the next player to "betray" Dean Lombardi.