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Tuesday, June 28, 2005

nhl- Wings feel the Draft

Of special interest to Wing fans.

from nhl.com, Hanging among the NHL's elite has made the players, coaches and fans of the Detroit Red Wings very happy. But that success has been a mixed blessing for the club's scouts who have to pluck prospects not only in the second half of the selection order, but also in later rounds.
The Red Wings have done an amazing job in recent years of finding good players in the later rounds of the Entry Draft, which has been very important since the team has traded a number of first-round selections to secure the veteran players who have kept the Wings among the League's best....read on...