Red Wings Free Agent Rumors: 5 Ways to Fix Their Goaltending Situation

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Red Wings Free Agent Rumors: 5 Ways to Fix Their Goaltending Situation
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The Detroit Red Wings entered the free agency period looking to fill the void left by Brian Rafalski’s retirement as well as add a backup goalie.  By signing Mike Commodore and Ian White, along with the opportunities that Jakub Kindl and Brendan Smith will get this season, the Wings feel they have a solid defensive unit.

Since the defensive signings the Wings have been focused on adding a backup goaltender for Jimmy Howard.  There were not very many goalies available that would fit what they were looking for. 

Tomas Vokoun was on their radar prior to his signing with Washington.  The contract offers were similar but he had a better chance to start in Washington than he did in Detroit.

What options are left for the Wings?

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