Archive for Mike Babcock

Worry About Jiri?

Posted in Hockey Blogs with tags , , , , , , , , , on October 13, 2010 by davepoleck

Nothing to worry about here. It should be comforting to everyone knowing that Babcock actual said he will be on the third line, but still expects 70 pts from him. Continue reading

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Babcock on Wings’ Lines

Posted in Hockey Thoughts with tags , , , , on June 28, 2010 by davepoleck

I¬†will get to a weekend/Draft recap at some point today…but right now the most important thing is that Mike Babcock talked about the lines for the 2010-11 season. And in talking about that he mentions that he will be starting Datsyuk and Zetterberg on a line together in order to get them going right away. Here is what he briefly suggested:

Zetterberg-Datsyuk-Holmstrom
Bertuzzi-Filppula-Franzen
Cleary-Abdelkader-Hudler
Draper-Helm-Eaves/Miller

Advantage Brodeur?

Posted in Hockey Blogs with tags , , , , , , , , on October 28, 2009 by davepoleck

With the eyes of Team Canada’s decision makers all over Roberto Luongo on Tuesday night, he dropped the ball. The Vancouver Canucks hosted the struggling Detroit Red Wings last night, which gave Luongo a chance to showcase his skill to Team Canada’s executive director, Steve Yzerman, and head coach, Mike Babcock.

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