OctoPulse podcast: Wings in tailspin, Ericsson on waivers, 2020 NHL Draft preview

The Detroit News

Detroit News reporter Ted Kulfan and assistant sports editor Mark Falkner take a look at the Red Wings in a tailspin, defenseman Jonathan Ericsson being put on waivers, and they preview the 2020 NHL Draft with potential Red Wings' draft picks like Alexis Lafreniere, Quinton Byfield, Alexander Holtz and Lucas Raymond.

Sudbury center Quinton Byfield, right, takes a shot against North Bay's Nick King during OHL action.

Here are some of the highlights of this week's show:

1:45: Andreas Athanasiou, Taro Hirose in slumps

3:45: Jonathan Ericsson on waivers

6:30: Central Scouting director Dan Marr

12:20: Sudbury center Quinton Byfield

14:20: Rimoski center Alexis Lafreniere

16:42: Sweden winger Alexander Holtz

18:00: Sweden winger Lucas Raymond

21:00: Erie defenseman Jamie Drysdale

23:30: Russian goalie Yaroslav Askarov

27:20: NTDP's Jake Sanderson, Ty Smilanic

30:00: Overtime

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