Quick Hits: The Dropping Out Edition

In Red Wings Land

Wallinder and Mastrosimone will be two Wings prospects you won’t get to see at the WJC if the event still goes off as planned.

In better news, Joe Hicketts will have something to do!

Around the NHL

The article itself is behind ESPN’s paywall, but all the names are available in the pic (as long as you’re willing to click through and possibly zoom).  The biggest missing name I could come up with is Darius Kaspairaitis, but the Modern International Region has the strongest contenders for me.