Originally written on Kukla's Korner  |  Last updated 11/16/14
The day after the Detroit Red WIngs' 3-2 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets, it's not exactly a stunner to hear the Free Press's Helene St. James state that the Wings chose to "take an optional" as the team's going to be playing 2 games over the course of 2 nights this weekend (against Nashville and Vancouver) and will be wrapping up slates of 3-in-4, 4-in-6 and 5-in-8 nights...All with the team sporting some truly poor statistical (and otherwise) performances during their 0-3-and-2 stretch.... That's a lot of games, so while the Wings' waiving of Jan Mursak seems a bit off, though he definitely needs to play, the Wings received some good news in the injury department, as. St. James reported: Per Ken Holland, #RedWings D Kyle Quincey has left leg injury, but day-to-day. Unlikely to play Saturday, possible for Sunday. — Helene St. James (@HeleneStJames) February 22, 2013 Johan Franzen at practice, should return to #redwings lineup soon. twitter.com/HeleneStJame...

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