Found February 23, 2012 on
Nightmare on Helm Street:
Detroit welcomes Vancouver to the Joe tonight in hopes of extending their record setting home winning streak to 24. The Canucks however have their sights set on ending the streak tonight.Puck drops at 7:30pm on FSDClick the jump for more
Kyle Quincey will make his return to Motown tonight after Ken Holland fixed the only mistake he has ever made as a GM, when he kept Meech and let Quincey get pulled off waivers. Quincey will also play the point on the 2nd power play unit.The buzz over the last few days is that the Canucks are sure they will end the Wings home win streak tonight. If the Wings show up and dominate like they have the last 23 home games, then there should be no problem sending the Canucks packing. If they play the kind of Hockey they played Tuesday in Chicago, then we are in trouble.Vancouver has the best power play in the league, and is 2nd on the road. Detroit needs to stay out of the box. Vancouver has a lot of aspiring actors that can draw penalties on par with ...
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A few days ago, Kyle Quincey was traded from Colorado to Tampa Bay to Detroit. The trade left Tampa Bay with two first round picks in this coming draft. One of the picks likely being a top 10 pick, and the other being around the 25-30 range.
Tick Tock Kenny Holland has told us all he made a mistake when he waived Kyle Quincey. Three years later, because it’s the Winged Way, he’s brought him back to Hockeytown. That’s what Holland does, you know. He lets them go with a promise that if they behave and improve and drop him a BFF text now and again? A spot will open up and it’s home again, home again.
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The Red Wings got help from one former player to acquire another as they take aim at the Stanley Cup. The Wings added toughness to their blue line Tuesday by acquiring defenseman Kyle Quincey from Tampa Bay for Detroit's first-round pick in the June draft.
After getting dealt to Tampa Bay in exchange for Steve Downie, the Lightning have now moved Kyle Quincey to Detroit.
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The Avalanche bolstered its forward corps and decreased the log jam on defense today by acquiring forward Steve Downie from the Tampa Bay Lightning for defenseman Kyle Quincey.
The Avalanche jettisoning of defenseman Kyle Quincey and adding of winger Steve Downie in the three-team trade Tuesday can be justified in the competitive sense. I get that. Colorado had a numbers issue on defense and needed more grit, or at least grit with some talent accompanying it, at forward.
But two additional things jumped out at me, and I couldn’t resist saying them from...
I think the Avalanche did.
In case you missed the news – and I did at first because, well it was a day off and I was actually taking a nap when it happened (hey, I need a little sleep now and then, get off my @!#) – the Avs dealt Kyle Quincey to Tampa Bay today for forward Steve Downie. TB then flipped Quincey to Detroit for a first-round pick.
First off, why I think...
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The Tampa Bay Lightning have traded right wing Steve Downie to the Colorado Avalanche for defenseman Kyle Quincey, a source confirmed to ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun.
I'm bitter. Howard played great and line 1c was incredible, but all the talk will be about Vancouver snapping the streak. Whatever.Full recap after the jump:
The icing call was terrible and it cost the Wings the game. Plain and simple. Still, if the whole team had played well, it wouldn't have mattered. Franzen seemed bored out there on the PP and the fact that he was...