Quick Hits: The Exclamation Point Edition

In Red Wings Land

Troy Stecher puts golden exclamation mark on year of struggles, sorrow - National Post

And in a year where the Richmond native was rocked by the sudden death of his father, Peter, endured the disappointment of not being retained by his hometown club and then slogged through a COVID-challenging and difficult season with the struggling Detroit Red Wings, he wasn’t going into hiding.

That’s not Stecher. Never was and never will be.

Around the League

NHL fines Bruins’ Bruce Cassidy $25,000 for criticizing officials - NBC

This is the fourth fine the Bruins have been handed in the series following Nick Ritchie ($5K, elbowing), David Krejci ($5K, slashing), and Jake DeBrusk ($5K, cross-checking) getting hit in the wallet.

Maybe tell your club to stop elbowing people.