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5 Ways To Make Watching Detroit Less Painful

Ease the pain.  Find inner peace.  Reach enlightenment.  Forgive yourself.  Cleanse. More sanguine Detroit fans have been saying these things to themselves recently, and we all know why.  The Red […]

by · November 27, 2013 · 4 comments · Detroit Red Wings, Humor
Detroit Red Wings Pavel Datsyuk  - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Red Wings Update: Datsyuk, Bertuzzi Out Wednesday

A strong four-line performance is an absolute must for the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday against a Boston Bruins squad who sits atop the NHL’s Eastern Conference. If it wasn’t […]

by · November 26, 2013 · 2 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Red Wings Update: Zetterberg’s Milestone & Balanced Scoring

Don’t look now, but the Detroit Red Wings have won two out of their last three meetings. Although it’s not exactly a winning streak, the team has certainly taken steps […]

by · November 24, 2013 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
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Can Todd Bertuzzi Ever Be Forgiven?

While Steve Moore, former member of the Colorado Avalanche, knew hockey was dangerous when he started playing it, he did not expect Todd Bertuzzi, former member of the Vancouver Canucks, to attack him the way he did on March 8, 2004.

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Hockeytown: Injuries, Disappointment, and One Man’s Return

It’s been too long for the Red Wings and their fans since they last saw a win. The team hasn’t won in seven consecutive games and have lost eight straight at Joe Louis Arena. Now, it’s not as bad as it could be. During their losing streak, the Wings still notched points in five of the seven games.

by · November 21, 2013 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Athanasiou: The Red Wings’ Newest Young Gun

The Red Wings skated off the ice in Long Island on Saturday trying to hide their disappointment of another week filled with losses. Dating back to November 4, the Wings […]

by · November 18, 2013 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings, OHL
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Video Room: Notes on the Wings’ Latest Loss

Going into Tuesday’s game against the Jets, the Detroit Red Wings were looking to end a rough three game losing streak. It seemed almost perfect that they meet Winnipeg – […]

by · November 13, 2013 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Red Wings: What’s Wrong in Hockeytown?

It wasn’t a rough opening month for the Detroit Red Wings. The team opened the season with a 7-4-1-1 record with Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk leading the way – […]

by · November 11, 2013 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
Gustav Nyquist has been a revelation this year, reminding many Wings fans of a young Henrik Zetterberg (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Waiting on the Red Wings’ Youth Movement

At the end of last season, the Red Wings roster was littered with youth. In fact, there were nine Wings 26 or younger who played in over 10 regular season […]

by · November 6, 2013 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
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Detroit Red Wings: The Week Ahead (October 28 – November 3)

In the week ahead, the Detroit Red Wings are headed back to familiar grounds. They’re taking their game on the road for three games of a four-game West coast Canadian […]

by · October 29, 2013 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Darren Helm’s Long Journey Back to the NHL

Darren Helm has climbed a very tall mountain to get back to the NHL. In the last 18 months he has played in one competitive NHL contest. A range of injuries and setbacks have come his way, but now nearly a year and a half later through all these injuries, Darren Helm will soon be back to being a full time and healthy NHLer.

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October 24: In Red Wings’ History

As I mentioned in an earlier post, the Detroit Red Wings franchise has a storied history. It’s one that they love to honour. It’s one that the team loves to […]