The Red Wings will look to capitalize on a relatively successful run through the playoffs by adding a couple of key pieces this offseason. It’s no secret that some of the focus by GM Ken Holland will more than likely revolve around finding a top six forward specifically to pair with Pavel Datsyuk or Henrik Zetterberg as well as a top four defenseman to help offset last offseason’s loss of Nicklas Lidstrom and Brad Stuart.
The big question though at this point for Red Wings fans is who? Who could Holland target this offseason after holding his cards close to chest prior to the trade deadline.
According to Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press, the Wings could have their eye on a couple of Blackhawk forwards in Bryan Bickell and Viktor Stalberg.
Here’s what St. James has to say on the two:
Bickell, 27, is 6-feet-4 and 220-plus pounds, the size that could make him a valuable net-front presence. He could be all the more important to the Wings if they don’t get Daniel Cleary re-sign...