On the Ninth Day of Christmas, the Red Wings Gave To Me…

December 22nd, 2009 by Matt Hutter Leave a reply »
As kids (and maybe some adults, I'm not trying to crush any dreams here) eagerly await the gifts provided by a jolly fat guy in a red-and-white suit, I thought of another group of guys in red and white who could make my Christmas especially joyous.

From Dec. 14 to Dec. 25, I will mimic the pattern of the "12 Days of Christmas" song by asking for one thing on the first day, two things on the next day, and so on until Christmas.

But, as this is the season of giving, I'd love for all of you to give me your thoughts on what you'd like from the Red Wings for Christmas, so please, post away!

For the record, I don't like NHL players playing in the Olympics, but that's a matter for another article.

Suffice to say, patriotism not withstanding, as a pro hockey player, your responsibility is to the team that pays your salary, the fans who provide the capital to do so, and your teammates who rely on you.

That being said, and given the Red Wings' season to date, I'd love nothing more than the following:


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