Quick Hits: Steve Montador's Family Sues, Alex Semin to the KHL, and Florida Panthers Arena Vote Passes

For Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Detroit Red Wings News

RECAP: Capitals edge Red Wings in Shootout, 3-2 - Winging It In Motown
I want to blame Jimmy Howard for the shootout, but the dude made 38 saves.

Detroit Red Wings junior prospects a variety pack of possibilities - Hockey's Future
Hockey's Future really likes the junior-level prospects we have.

Dylan Larkin Arena Cam Video - NHL VideoCenter - Detroit Red Wings
Dylan Larkin joined NHL Tonight after the 5-4 OT thriller against Nashville.

Listen to WIIM Radio: Early December Edition - Winging It In Motown
I promise they talk about actual hockey once you finish laughing at the first five minutes of the show.

Around the NHL

The Canadiens place Alex Semin on waivers - Eyes On The Prize
Yesterday's news was that the Montreal Canadiens placed Alexander Semin on waivers. He shockingly went unclaimed, and he has been assigned to St. John's of the AHL but is exploring playing the balance of the season in the KHL.

Recap: Sorry Mike! Caps Clip Wings 3-2 in Shootout - Japers' Rink
View from the enemy. Also, they're not sorry.

NHL Gets Rid Of Compensation Rule. Oilers Still Owe A Pick. - The Copper & Blue
Detroit will still get their pick from the Babcock-to-Toronto move. - J.J.

Broward County passes Panthers lease agreement for BB&T Center
Broward County gives the Panthers a 13-year subsidy that the Panthers can back out of in eight if they lose $100M in that time. It's a race! - J.J.

Family of Steve Montador sues NHL - Article - TSN
The NHL's treatment of the concussion issue is going to be coming out in more detail in the coming years and it's going to be very ugly. - J.J.

A cautionary tale for offense-first teams like the Dallas Stars | ESPN
I think I'm going to be sick.

Game 28 Afterwords: Four Goalies, Eleven Goals - Defending Big D
The Dallas Stars nearly blew a four-goal lead.

Kuzma: West Coast Express 'a dream scenario'
"We weren’t afraid to speak our minds and speak up," said Bertuzzi. "Some people might have thought it was brash or not the way you’re supposed to do it — but we respected each other and valued opinions on what we saw out there."

Brad Marchand continues to own real estate in Alain Vigneault's head - Stanley Cup of Chowder
Larry Brooks asked Vigneault a question and got kind of a smart-ass answer and now Bruins fans are whooping about it like it's a big deal. Cool story, bro. - J.J.

Streaking Ho-Sang opens up to Yahoo about criticism, learning from Tavares and being "a s*** head" - Lighthouse Hockey
In an interview with Yahoo.ca's Buzzing The Net, Islanders prospect Josh Ho-Sang talked about his battles with Hockey Canada, the intense scrutiny he's under and his highly-publicized exit from Islanders training camp for sleeping late.