Found April 12, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
This one should be filed in the, “No fooling” department, from ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun: You can add Jim Nill to the long list of names the Montreal Canadiens are compiling in their GM search. A source told ESPN.com that the Habs contacted the Detroit Red Wings regarding Nill, their well-respected assistant GM. In the past, the Wings have always said “No” to any team calling about him. Given Detroit’s history of not allowing teams to speak with Nill, I don’t think he’s going anywhere. I’m fairly confident he’s staying in Detroit.  
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