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Mrazek is ready, but the Red Wings might do the same thing the did to Howard and wait one more year to make sure he is over ripened.
Legwand was demoted to the fourth line by the end of the year and while Quincey played well this season DeKeyser and Smith played better.
Detroit Red Wings’ Ken Holland exploring trades, but feels good about young talent – Detroit Free Press
There is a lot of young talent that can be used in a trade, but Holland needs to make sure he does not break up the depth the Wings have because of the talent.
Report: Red Wings assistant Bill Peters candidate to coach Panthers - The Detroit News
He has done a decent job with the Wings, but if he gets the job in Florida I am not sure anyone will be sad to see him leave.
Almqvist has a great shot and is a smart player, but is an undersized defender. A year or two in the SHL could help his development or hurt him beyond repair, but being stuck in Grand Rapids for more than a couple years can be frustrating.
Defenseman Dan Boyle could be an enticing free-agent target for Red Wings – Detroit Free Press
The New York Islanders traded a fifth round pick for his rights and will get the first chance to sign him, so everyone might just have to cross him off their list.
June Birthdays – Detroit Red Wings
Happy Birthday to everyone born in June!