Detroit Red Wings Morning Links: Blashill Talks New Signings

OTTAWA, ON - DECEMBER 29: Danny DeKeyser
OTTAWA, ON - DECEMBER 29: Danny DeKeyser /

Another week of the offseason is upon us as the season inches closer and closer. There’s plenty of great links to start off the week.

Detroit Red Wings head coach, Jeff Blashill, talked about the Trevor Daley and Luke Witkowski signing. In the article, Blashill appears to be quite optimistic about what each player brings to the table.

More on Tatar

My NHL Trade Rumours breaks down the current situation with Tomas Tatar as the forward still has yet to re-sign with the Wings. Will he be a possible trade target now or later down the road?

Development Camp

The Detroit Free Press talks to Red Wings prospect John “Jack” Adams, who gets confused by his own name too.

Team Zetterberg took the victory in the prospects scrimmage in Traverse City, Michigan yesterday. We have the scrimmage recap which included a fine performance from goaltender Keith Petruzzelli. You can find that here.

Givani Smith talks about his options regarding where he will play this upcoming season with It appears the Guelph Storm may be where he ends up.

Todd Nelson Q&A

Craig Custance of talks with Grand Rapids Griffins head coach Todd Nelson. They talk tactics, Nelson’s aggressive style, and more. You can find that article here.

Xavier Ouellet Becomes a Dad

The Red Wings defenseman has a new addition to his family. Congrats!

Around the League

Danny DeKeyser was named to the 40-most eye-popping plays of the 2016-17 season. His goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning was scored off the faceoff as he put the puck into the offensive zone as it came off the boards and of off Ben Bishops skate and into the back of the net. It came in at no.11 on the list of 40 plays.

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