This evening's crop of Red Wings-related news is a little "scattershot" in nature, but that's the nature of the late-June beast:
First, speaking of "late June," it's not often that a Sunday TV sports show talks about the Red Wings at all, but WXYZ's 7 Sports Cave's" "Fast Five Minutes" led off with Wings talk, and Matt Sheppard...
Read all about it at USA Hockey...
from Nicholas J. Cotsonika of Yahoo,
No player in the NHL today was in the league the last time the Wings missed the playoffs. Nine of the franchises in the NHL today weren’t in the league the last time the Wings missed the playoffs.
The Wings’ oldest player, Todd Bertuzzi, was 15. The Wings’ youngest player, Dan DeKeyser, had just been born.
DeKeyser was born...