Found October 22, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
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If you're not into Senators-Alfredsson reunion stuff, if you missed this afternoon's practice post or the news about Jonathan Ericsson being out for 3 weeks, I've got some a) new news and b) repetition. The new stuff starts with Niklas Kronwall speaking with 97.1 FM's Jeff Riger (via RedWingsFeed) about Cody McLeod's 5-game suspension: Continue reading "Red Wings evening news: Kronwall on McLeod suspension, injury stuff, Sens talk & learning from Homer"
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