Found March 27, 2013 on It's Always Sunny in Detroit:
via hockeysfuture.com Red Wings young gun Gustav Nyquist has had a busy week.  He scored a goal, was demoted, promoted, and was then a healthy scratch.  Getting jerked around is something that happens for young players. The Wings’ general manager, Ken Holland, started off a rather funny (and long, but worth it) fake conversation over Facebook that included Henrik Zetterberg, Todd Bertuzzi and a handful of opponents.   Stick tap to Nightmare on Helm Street
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