Morning Hits: Lupul, Datsyuk, Johnson, Etem, Zolnierczyk, Haula and Zucker
- Updated: December 11, 2013
- Darren Dreger: Some teams could receive $20 million in TV rights, $20 million in revenue sharing and $5 million if escrow is factored in.
- Jonas Siegel: Maple Leafs Joffrey Lupul said he’s ready to play tonight. He’s been out for seven games with a groin injury.
- Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press: Red Wings Pavel Datsyuk returned to the lineup centering Johan Franzen and Todd Bertuzzi.
- Joe MacDonald: The Bruins have recalled Nick Johnson from the AHL.
- Eric Stephens: The Ducks have sent Emerson Etem back to the AHL.
- Dave Molinari: The Penguins have sent Harry Zolnierczyk to the AHL.
- Michael Russo: The Wild have sent Erik Haula back to the AHL and recalled Jason Zucker.