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Wings’ Cap Situation

Posted in Hockey Thoughts with tags , , , , on June 1, 2010 by davepoleck

Here is what the Wings’ cap situation looks like with the one year, $6.2 million deal for Nicklas Lidstrom. Continue reading


One More Year

Posted in Hockey Blogs with tags , , , , on June 1, 2010 by davepoleck

According to a bunch of sources in Detroit, Nicklas Lidstrom will be returning for one more season with the team. The deal will be announced later today, but it is expected to be around $6 million for the year. That will free up about $1.5 million in cap space for the team to turn their sights on free agents Patrcik Eaves, Drew Miller, Tomas Holmstrom, Todd Bertuzzi and Darren Helm.

The next on Holland’s list will definitely be veteran forward Tomas Holmstrom who Detroit will probably look to extend for another two years.

42 and out!!!!

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , on January 14, 2010 by davepoleck

Well, it took Nick Lidstrom half a season, but he finally got his SECOND goal of the season tonight. Yes, I just wrote that. His last goal was in the third game of the season, which was 42 games ago.