• Red Wings' Quincey Recovered From Ankle Surgery

    News: Kyle Quincey is fully recovered from offseason ankle surgery.
    Analysis: Kyle Quincey underwent the operation in May to remove bone chips from the ankle after his mobility was compromised at various points this past season, resulting in him missing nine games. Now skating at 100 percent health and bracing himself for training camp, Quincey will look to build on his career-best plus-10 rating from a year ago. Following the Red Wings' offseason acquisition of Mike Green, Quincey is expected to see his minutes decline as he moves from the second to third defensive pairing, where he'll likely play next to either Brendan Smith or Jakub Kindl.
  • Red Wings' Quincey Having Ankle Surgery

    News: Kyle Quincey will have surgery next week to remove bone chips from his ankle, NHL.com's Bill Roose reports.
    Analysis: Kyle Quincey should have plenty of time to recover before the start of training camp, as this sounds like a relatively minor procedure, and it's likely something he played through during the playoffs. He only has 31 points over 155 regular season games the last two years, but he's under contract through 2015-16, and should be able to secure a similar role next season.
  • Wings' Quincey Picks Up Assist Saturday

    News: Kyle Quincey assisted on the Red Wings' lone goal in Saturday's 5-1 Game 2 loss to the Lightning.
    Analysis: After finishing the regular season with just 18 points across 73 games, Kyle Quincey has tallied assists in both of the Red Wings' first two playoff games. Still, don't count on the production continuing, as he mostly profiles as a stay-at-home type on the blue line.
  • Wings' Quincey: Four Points In Last Four Games

    News: Kyle Quincey picked up two assists in Saturday's win over the Lightning. He now has four assists and a plus-six rating in his last four games.
    Analysis: He may provide some cheap fantasy value over the next handful of games -- check the wire and see how (if) he can help your boys.
  • Wings' Quincey Logs 18 Minutes In Return

    News: Kyle Quincey returned to the lineup Wednesday in a 2-1 victory over the Rangers after missing the previous five games.
    Analysis: Kyle Quincey isn't much of a scoring threat with 13 points in 53 games, but he's a solid defender and eats up a lot of minutes. He's more important to the Wings than to anyone's fantasy team.
  • Red Wings' Quincey Expected Back Wednesday

    News: Kyle Quincey (ankle) has received clearance to play and is expected to return to the Red Wings' lineup Wednesday against the Rangers, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.
    Analysis: Kyle Quincey had been forced out of the previous five games with bone chips in his ankle. It's already been confirmed that Quincey will need surgery at some point to address the issue, but for the time being, he plans on playing through the injury and delaying any procedure until the offseason. It will surely require some pain tolerance on the part of the blueliner, who has posted three goals and 10 assists over 52 games.
  • Red Wings' Quincey To Sit Another

    News: Kyle Quincey (ankle) will not play Saturday against the Predators, MLive.com's Ansar Khan reports.
    Analysis: Kyle Quincey received clearance to resume practicing this week, but has only been able to get on the ice for about a total 45 minutes thus far. The Red Wings will need to see Quincey get in a little more work with the rest of the team before he becomes a candidate to return to the lineup. His next chance to play will come next Wednesday against the Rangers.
  • Red Wings' Quincey Skates, But Won't Play Thursday

    News: Kyle Quincey (ankle) participated in the Red Wings' morning skate, but won't play Thursday against the Sharks, MLive.com's Ansar Khan reports.
    Analysis: Kyle Quincey will sit out for a fourth straight game, but does at least look to be on his way toward a return. He received clearance to practice Wednesday, and with another positive day Friday, he might receive the go-ahead to play Saturday in Nashville.
  • Wings' Quincey Cleared To Practice

    News: Kyle Quincey, who is dealing with bone chips in his ankle, has been cleared to practice, MLive.com's Ansar Khan reports.
    Analysis: Per the report, Kyle Quincey, who last suited up on Feb. 18, can delay surgery on his ankle until the offseason. It's unclear, however, when Quincey will be ready for game action, but assuming no setbacks in practice, we'll consider the blueliner day-to-day.
  • Red Wings' Quincey Has Bone Chips In Ankle

    News: Kyle Quincey is dealing with bone chips in his ankle and will visit with a specialist Tuesday, MLive.com's Ansar Khan reports.
    Analysis: The defenseman will likely be forced to address the issue with surgery at some point, but he's hoping to delay that until the offseason. Kyle Quincey's meeting with the specialist should provide him with more information regarding his injury, along with an expected timetable for his return. If the specialist rules that Quincey won't be able to postpone his operation, he would likely be forced to miss six weeks, which would sideline him for the remainder of the regular season.