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Andrew is a passionate hockey fan at heart, and has been since a very young age. Residing in Michigan, he grew up with the team he currently covers at THW, the Detroit Red Wings.

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Four Detroit Red Wings Sign Overseas

Just four days into the latest Gary Bettman orchestrated NHL lockout and four Detroit Red Wings are confirmed to be headed overseas. Russian paper Sovietsy Sport reports that all-star forward […]

by · September 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Justin Abdelkader Receives Well-Deserved Raise From Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings announced the signing of RFA Justin Abdelkader on Friday, handing him a hefty and well-deserved raise.

by · September 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, News/Commentary, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Carlo Colaiacovo Becomes Latest Question Mark For Detroit Red Wings Defense

The Detroit Red Wings announced the singing of UFA defenseman Carlo Colaiacovo on Friday. It’s a signing that brings the team more questions than answers.

by · September 14, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Red Wings’ Defensemen Under Immense Pressure Heading Into 2012-13

The Detroit Red Wings have been a playoff team for the last 21 seasons, in that time making six Finals appearances and winning four Stanley Cups. One of the most […]

by · August 16, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, News/Commentary, Previews and Predictions
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Attitude May Be Tomas Jurco’s Greatest Attribute

There’s no question Tomas Jurco is a talented individual, but it’s becoming clear that his attitude may be as big of a plus as his abilities…

by · August 8, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Prospects
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Red Wings Alumni Roster Continues To Grow, Still Missing Big Names

On Thursday afternoon the Detroit Red Wings announced some noteworthy additions to their 2012 Sirius XM Hockeytown Winter Festival Alumni Showdown lineup with the aid of a highlight package that […]

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Fabian Brunnstrom’s Departure No Surprise, No Loss for Red Wings

According to a report from Swedish news outlet Expressen on Wednesday, 27-year-old forward Fabian Brunnstrom has signed a three-year deal with the Frolunda Indians of the Elitserien, Sweden’s top professional […]

by · July 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Free Agents, News/Commentary
Red Wings Sign Hossa-like Prospect Marek Tvrdon

Red Wings Sign Hossa-like Prospect Marek Tvrdon

It’s not the signing Detroit Red Wings fans were hoping to hear about Monday morning, but it’s a signing nonetheless. Via the Macomb Daily’s Chuck Pleiness: “The Wings have signed […]

by · July 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, News/Commentary, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Red Wings Sign Familiar Faces Samuelsson, Tootoo; Trade Coming?

As Sunday’s “free agent frenzy” dwindled the Detroit Red Wings decided to liven things up a bit, making two rapid fire signings that took Hockeytown by surprise, the first of […]

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Jonas Gustavsson Brings Question Marks To Detroit

Just one week after having his negotiating rights traded from Toronto to Winnipeg, goaltender Jonas Gustavsson hit the open free agent market at noon on Sunday. 40 minutes later he […]

by · July 1, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, News/Commentary, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Red Wings Assistant Jeff Blashill Moved To Grand Rapids: Demotion, Promotion, Neither?

It was just 1 year ago that up-and-coming coaching prodigy Jeff Blashill announced his resignation from the head coaching job at Western Michigan University in order to accept an assistant […]

by · June 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Detroit Red Wings, News/Commentary
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2012 Detroit Red Wings Draft Recap: Videos, Quotes, And More

For the Detroit Red Wings, Friday’s round 1 of the 2012 NHL Draft came and went as expected, without a sound. After trading away their 19th overall pick to acquire […]

by · June 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, News/Commentary, Prospects