Five Storylines to Follow in the Boston/Detroit Series

Five Storylines to Follow in the Boston/Detroit Series

In the only first round matchup that features two Original Six teams, there will be plenty of storylines worth following for fans of both teams. The matchup of two of […]

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Babcock To Jimmy Howard: Give Us Good Goaltending

Since taking over the Detroit net in 2009, Jimmy Howard and the Detroit Red Wings have been eliminated in round one three out of the last four seasons. Coincidence? Maybe […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Detroit Goaltending: Be Friends With The Monster

A “Big” Help Standing at 6′ 3” Jonas Gustavsson makes his presence felt wherever he goes. Throughout the 2013-2014 NHL season, the man known as “The Monster” in Detroit asserted […]

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Why The Red Wings Need To Push For The 7th Seed

The Detroit Red Wings have pulled off an incredible feat, qualifying for the playoffs for the 23rd consecutive season despite an incredible 396 man games lost. A lot of the […]

by · April 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
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The 2014 Grand Rapids Griffins Offseason Gameplan

Earlier in the month, I outlined what I thought was the best possible offseason gameplan for the Detroit Red Wings. Today, I want to focus on the minor league club […]

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Jack Adams Award: Making a Bid for Babcock

  Head over to the Detroit Red Wings home page and you’ll find a promotion for tickets to Round 1 Home Games of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Playoff hopes […]

by · April 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Playoff Beards – Which Red Wings’ Have Best Post-Season Facial Hair?

The Detroit Red Wings have a rich history of growing some of the most manly playoff beards the National Hockey League has ever seen. From Mickey Redmond‘s old school mutton […]

by · April 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Daniel Alfredsson Made Correct Decision To Join Wings

A Tale Of Two Teams Sorry Ottawa fans… but Daniel Alfredsson‘s decision to leave the nation’s capital for the motor city was the right call. Yet, it was a move that […]

by · April 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Riley Sheahan – Detroit’s Overshadowed Young Gun

Over the last month or so, fans across the NHL have seen highlight reel plays made by Tomas Jurco, Tomas Tatar, and Gustav Nyquist. Fans of other NHL teams have […]

by · April 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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The Detroit Red Wings Offseason Gameplan

I know the Wings are in the midst of their push for a  23rd consecutive playoff berth, but it’s never too early to think about the offseason gameplan, especially one […]

by · April 2, 2014 · 19 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Why There Is Still Hope For Brendan Smith

For the last three years of Nicklas Lidstrom’s illustrious career, Detroit Red Wings’ fans heard that the next big thing was coming. They heard the praises being sung about the […]

by · April 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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3 Reasons Why the Red Wings Should Pursue Christian Folin

One-year-ago the Detroit Red Wings hit the NCAA jackpot by signing Danny DeKeyser. The former Western Michigan Bronco defender has proven to be one of Ken Holland’s best free agent […]

by · March 29, 2014 · 4 comments · Detroit Red Wings