Bah, Larsson Bolts

This, frankly, sucks. If nothing else, Larsson theoretically provided Thomas McCollum with play-enhancing competition in the AHL, something I’m not convinced Jordan Pearce can do going forward. There was also a chance of Larsson filling in as Jimmy’s backup after next season. The Wings may now be forced to rush McCollum along.

I hope they can find a veteran AHL-level goalie that can mentor the kid.

Larsson may not have had a future with the Wings thanks to Howard and McCollum, but he may have had a future in the NHL. That’s a lot less likely now.

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  1. [...] Wings have brought back former Griffins goalie Joey MacDonald to replace that flake Daniel Larsson. Mac will help McCollum develop by providing some needed competition in GR. No taking the starting [...]

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