Originally written on Kukla's Korner  |  Last updated 11/9/14

DETROIT - JUNE 06: Niklas Kronwall #55 of the Detroit Red Wings against the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game Five of the 2009 NHL Stanley Cup Finals at Joe Louis Arena on June 6, 2009 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)
File this line under, “Blog post starters you’re regrettably going to read me saying rather regularly between now and the draft”: This morning’s most notable Red Wings news story comes from Sweden, because Niklas Kronwall has changed his mind about remaining in Detroit to supervise the building of a new home, and instead, he’s going to leave for Stockholm with Henrik Zetterberg, Johan Franzen and Jonathan Ericsson to take part in the World Championships. Why the change in thought? The Swedish press went into overdrive after the Swedish Ice Hockey Federation announced that Kronwall would join the team, so it didn’t take long to find out. Kronwall told Expressen’s Gunnar Nordstrom and Johan Larsson that he was able to delay the big decision-making regarding architectural plans for a few weeks so that he can join his brother Staffan (who just signed with Lokomotiv Yaroslavl’s new KHL team, by the way) and his teammates at the Worlds:Continue reading "Red Wings overnight report: ...
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