Red Wings in market for veteran depth 

February, 15, 2012

Jimmy HowardAnne-Marie Sorvin/US PresswireJimmy Howard and the Red Wings are in good shape heading into the trade deadline.
Last year, on the day of the NHL's trade deadline, the Vancouver Canucks acquired Max Lapierre from the Anaheim Ducks and Chris Higgins from the Florida Panthers. GM Mike Gillis gave up nothing more than Evan Oberg, Joel Perrault and two third-round picks to make it happen. On a day filled with trades, it barely registered a ripple.