The Wings have plenty of options available to them in the first round of the NHL Entry Draft this summer, where they will draft somewhere between 22nd and 30th. We call that status quo in Detroit, who have become accustomed to drafting late in rounds due to their strong finishes in the league standings. In fact, Jakub Kindl at 19th overall in 2005 was the highest they’ve drafted in decades.
As many people on the outside of the situation looking in have been skeptical of the Plymouth Whalers’ purchase and move to Flint, the man whose opinion really matters is excited about the ordeal. OHL commissioner David Branch put to rest media concerns about the safety of players in a city with such a renown reputation … Read more