Found August 17, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
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The Detroit Free Press has posited a pair of "emptying the notebook"-style articles regarding Red Wings GM Ken Holland and coach Mike Babcock's appearances on Detroit Sports 105.1 FM this past Tuesday. On Friday, Brian Manzullo noted that Holland is unconcerned about the Wings' relative lack of size as they move East, and today, Manzullo notes that Babcock was plain old floored by Daniel Alfredsson's desire to come to Detroit--mostly because Babcock got involved in the "wining and dining" process after Alfredsson had already made up his mind: “He was telling us he was coming,” Babcock told ‘Ryan and Rico’ on Detroit Sports 105.1 FM last week. “It was unbelievable how it worked out. Great for us.” Babcock unloaded plenty of praise on Alfredsson, who joined the Wings along with center Stephen Weiss earlier this off-season. Alfredsson, from Sweden along with Zetterberg, played his previous 17 NHL seasons with the Ottawa Senators and, as captain,...
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