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‘Three Things’: One more Adidas jersey tease; Khan on the ‘unprotected’ and Jensen’s ‘numbers’

Of Red Wings-related note this afternoon:

1. The Wings posted one final Adidas jersey tease ahead of tomorrow's league-wide revealing of the NHL's new jerseys:

2. MLive's Ansar Khan examined the Wings' unprotected expansion draft players as they may appeal to the Vegas Golden Knights:

Petr Mrazek

Why he’d appeal to Vegas: Despite struggling the past year-and-a-half, he has shown the ability to excel and has enticing upside at age 25. Could also be used as a trade chip.

Why he wouldn’t: Recent performance has raised red flags. There are better starting options available (namely Marc-Andre Fleury of Pittsburgh) and $4 million is too much to pay for a back-up. Trading him could prove difficult in a tough goalie market.

3. And DetroitRedWings.com's Dana Wakiji looked back at Nick Jensen's 2016-17 season "By the Numbers":

2 - Jensen was second to Mike Green in scoring among Wings defensemen. Green had 14 goals and 22 assists in 72 games. Jensen finished with four goals and nine assists.

49 - Although he didn't join the team until December, Jensen finished with 49 games and ended the season on the top pair with Danny DeKeyser.

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SnarkinLarkin's avatar

NHL Tonight has Vegas picking Martin Frk…

Posted by SnarkinLarkin on 06/19/17 at 04:05 PM ET

NIVO's avatar

whats the big hype over a jersey reveal? replace reebok logo with adidas. there. mystery over.

Posted by NIVO from underpants gnome village on 06/19/17 at 06:43 PM ET

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NHL Tonight has Vegas picking Martin Frk

This seems like a brain dead move when you consider Vegas could probably claim him off waivers prior to the season.

 

Posted by evileye on 06/20/17 at 10:12 AM ET

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