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Mike Babcock Coaches With Heavy Heart in Red Wings’ Loss

After a well-played game against Tampa Bay on Saturday, the Detroit Red Wings special teams struggled Sunday against the New York Islanders in a 5-4 loss. Coach Mike Babcock was […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Jake Allen is the future in net for the St. Louis Blues. (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Justin Abdelkader’s Magical Month of March

The Detroit Red Wings still have two more games remaining in the month of March, but it’s already been a memorable month for Justin Abdelkader. On February 28th, Abdelkader had […]

Roger Crozier wins the Calder Trophy.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Crozier Takes Vezina Lead

Detroit Red Wings rookie goalie Roger Crozier continued his storybook season last night by taking a two-goal lead over Toronto Maple Leaf goalies Terry Sawchuk and Johnny Bower in the […]

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Red Wings: Datsyuk, Cole, Sheahan Become Injury Dominoes

The 2013-14 season for the Detroit Red Wings can be described with two words, “youth” and “injury.” The 2014-15 season has been about building off both by a youth movement […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Red Wings’ Issues Go Far Beyond Jimmy Howard

Red Wings’ Issues Go Far Beyond Jimmy Howard

March hasn’t been kind to the Detroit Red Wings, and as a result, they are scratching and clawing for points trying to hold off Ottawa and Boston for third place […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Sid Abel with his two star forwards, Gord Howe and Alex Delvecchio

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Red Wings Clinch Title

The Detroit Red Wings defeated the New York Rangers 7-4 last night to claim their 13th National Hockey League championship, their first in eight years.  The victory took place before 14, […]

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Red Wings Prospect Dylan Larkin: Should He Stay or Should He Go?

View image |   Last summer, the Detroit Red Wings selected Dylan Larkin with the 15th overall selection in the 2014 draft, their highest draft pick since 1991. On […]

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Is Detroit Still “Home, Swede Home”?

The Detroit Red Wings and Swedish-born players: a match made in hockey heaven. Under the guidance of Director of European Scouting, Hakan Andersson, Detroit has been able to draft some of their […]

by · March 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Chad Johnson has not posted great peripheral statistics so far this season, but the Islanders might certainly need to use him in order to keep Jaroslav Halak fresh for the playoffs. (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Detroit Red Wings Continue Mastery of Central Division

With Sunday’s overtime win over the St. Louis Blues, the Detroit Red Wings have continued their dominance over the Central Division. Marek Zidlicky took a shot from the point and […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Abdelkader Ascends Into Top-Six Role for Red Wings

Sometime around 2009, I had a heated discussion with a colleague regarding the Detroit Red Wings’ prospect pool. We were attempting to rank the prospects based on potential and there was a […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Moving on Up: Andreas Athanasiou Climbing Red Wings’ Depth Chart

Andreas Athanasiou has made a name for himself on the Grand Rapids Griffins despite not getting the hype Anthony Mantha got.

Rozsival has taken hits for years trying to contribute to a winner. (Rick Osentoski/USA TODAY Sports)

Ugly Win Just What Doctor Ordered for Red Wings

View image | The Detroit Red Wings needed a win like Mike Emrick needs 70 different ways to say “pass.” And they got it in the ugliest fashion Sunday. […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings