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Kesler just made it 4-1. I'm exhausted and going to bed.

The Canucks could score 10 more goals in the final minutes here and I won't feel bad about the Wings' effort tonight except on the power play. It feels like the forwards spent too much time trying to make up for the absent defense.

The good news is that it won't be a problem forever. Eventually the team will be healthy and the power play looks a lot different with Nicklas Lidstrom and Brian Rafalski than it does with Kyle Quincey and Garrett Stafford.

Still no worries from me. I can't wait until deadline day.

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The Grand Rapids Griffins move in to Vancouver tonight. Jimmy Howard gets the start in goal and the blueline will feature Derek Meech, Kyle Quincey, Jonathan Ericsson and Garrett Stafford. Yes, that means that Chris Chelios is out.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 2/23/2008 at 2:04 PM

 

Who in the world is Garrett Stafford? I haven't even heard of him! D: This is already looking bad. I still have yet to watch last night's third period.

Posted by Mathieu_Datsyuk132351 on 2/23/2008 at 3:16 PM

 

Who in the world is Garrett Stafford? I haven't even heard of him! D: This is already looking bad. I still have yet to watch last night's third period.


Garrett Stafford = rock star, New Age.

Posted by skyguy52 on 2/23/2008 at 8:15 PM

 

The Grand Rapids Griffins move in to Vancouver tonight. Jimmy Howard gets the start in goal and the blueline will feature Derek Meech, Kyle Quincey, Jonathan Ericsson and Garrett Stafford. Yes, that means that Chris Chelios is out.


I like it ... not that I'm happy about the Red Wings injuries, but I think it is good for fans to see what the prospects look like in action.For these young players, it must be E-X-C-I-T-I-N-G.

Posted by skyguy52 on 2/23/2008 at 8:17 PM

 

The Grand Rapids Griffins move in to Vancouver tonight. Jimmy Howard gets the start in goal and the blueline will feature Derek Meech, Kyle Quincey, Jonathan Ericsson and Garrett Stafford. Yes, that means that Chris Chelios is out.


Cheli needs a rest anyway.I hope he recovers fully and soon, though <img src="http://forums.detroithockey.net/public/style_emoticons/<#EMO_DIR#>/suspect.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":suspect:" border="0" alt="suspect.gif" />

Posted by skyguy52 on 2/23/2008 at 8:19 PM

 

I would have liked to see Kindl. The Wings think he can be a top-two defenseman. But if he's not ready now, no sense in calling him up.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 2/23/2008 at 9:10 PM

 

Hartigan is in for Drake tonight. The actual Griffins (as opposed to the ones playing as Red Wings) beat the Canucks' farm team today.

With Ken Daniels by himself at the end of pregame, catmandu said "He is by himself 'cause Murphy's playing?"

Posted by YzerFan19 on 2/23/2008 at 10:05 PM

 

Drake is in, Hartigan must have just taken the warm-up.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 2/23/2008 at 10:18 PM

 

Meech hurt. Murphy just left the booth to go put his gear on.

Edit: Meech returns. Larry breathes a sigh of relief.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 2/23/2008 at 10:33 PM

 

Wings are due for a lucky bounce, after the deflection off of Ericsson just now and the one yesterday.

Huge save by Howard!

Posted by YzerFan19 on 2/23/2008 at 10:42 PM

 

Meech with an important goal for the first of his career.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 2/23/2008 at 10:47 PM

 

Wings too cute on the five-on-three. Ugh.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 2/23/2008 at 11:18 PM

 

f*cking weak roughing call, Vancouver power play goal. How important is it to have blown that five-on-three now?

Posted by YzerFan19 on 2/23/2008 at 11:24 PM

 

All I can say is ---- U G L Y --- very U g L y

Posted by skyguy52 on 2/24/2008 at 6:21 AM

 

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