Tuesday, July 2, 2013
Wings' FA wish list
By Victoria Matiash
With Valtteri Filppula likely headed elsewhere, a second-line center appears to top the Detroit Red Wings' offseason wish list. According to MLive.com's Ansar Khan, Red Wings GM Ken Holland intends to reach out to a few free-agent forwards in hopes of filling that void.
"I'll express interest, see what they're thinking," Holland said. Khan suggests one 30-year-old member of the Florida Panthers is one solid candidate.
"... The Red Wings have interest in Florida's Stephen Weiss. Other centers scheduled to hit the market include Mike Ribeiro (Washington), Matt Cullen (Minnesota), Derek Roy (Vancouver) and Tyler Bozak (Toronto) ..."