Red Wings Link Checks: 20/03/12
What a brutal week for the Detroit Red Wings. They went 0-4-1, getting one point out of a possible ten and losing every game on their West coast road trip. The injuries are piling up and the Wings are in free fall to 5th place in the West. here's some of the stories that caught our attention and most are not happy ones.
Rachel Bellono recaps last night's 5-3 loss to Washington
Darren Helm is out 4-6 weeks, reports A.K Bennett
Havlat returns, and Eric Huffman explains his two goals in an OT loss to San Jose
Robert D'Aurelio wonders how the propsed rule changes would affect the Red Wings
Busch tells the tale about how no one showed up against the Kings
Pavel Datsyuk scores on a snipe from a ridiculous angle
Detroit leaves Alex Ovechkin wide open in the slot. Guess what happens?
AROUND THE WEB
2010 1st round pick Riley Sheahan signed a tryout contract with the Grand Rapids Griffins and will forgo his senior year at Notre Dame to sign with Detroit next season
On to goalie's number three and four; Ty Conklin was placed on re-entry waivers and Jordan Pearce might start in New York
Here's some fine excuses about injuries