Howard Continues Stellar Play

Standard Spin: With some of Detroit's usual scoring studs not performing up to their usual standard, Jimmy Howard has emerged as the Red Wings' early MVP.  On Saturday he recorded his NHL-leading 23rd win of the season (33GP) and also secured his 4th shutout of the year (good for a tie for second in the NHL).  Howard is playing solid game-in and game-out and fantasy GMs with his rights should leave him where he should be: in the starting line-up. (Jan.1)