Larkin seizing opportunity to stick with Wings

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DETROIT -- The coach had already chatted with the media. Nearly every other player on the Red Wings had hung up their equipment, headed to the showers and moved on with the rest of their Monday afternoon.

That’s when Dylan Larkin walked into the Red Wings dressing room. The impressive rookie was one of the last off the ice, not taking anything for granted after a strong start to his season.

“I like to take extra shots,” he explained simply.