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Detroit Dims the Lightning’s Power

It is widely known that the Tampa Bay Lightning scored the most goals in the regular season. Steve Yzerman built the Lightning to be a fast and striking team, and […]

by · April 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Red Wings Shocked by Johnson, Lightning

The Detroit Red Wings had the perfect opportunity to take complete control of their series with the Tampa Bay Lightning. Up 2-1 in the series and with a 2-0 lead […]

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The Abdelkader Difference: How He Changed Detroit’s Fortunes in Game 3

Justin Abdelkader clearly made a big difference when he returned from his hand injury and made his 2015 playoff debut in game 3. The Muskegon, Michigan native returned to the […]

by · April 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Petr Mrazek No Stranger To Big Saves In Big Games

For most teams in the NHL, starting a rookie goalie in the playoffs, especially when you come into the series as the underdog, is a nerve-wracking proposition. For the Detroit […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Second Chances: Red Wings Inexperienced Youth

Last season the Detroit Red Wings AHL affiliate supplied Hockeytown with youth when their roster began falling off injury by injury. Detroit fans welcomed the young talent of Gustav Nyquist, […]

by · April 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Three Keys To A Game 3 Win For The Red Wings

Despite getting outshot 76-38 in the first two games, the Detroit Red Wings are coming home with a 1-1 split against the best home team in the NHL. However, it’s […]

by · April 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Stevie Y Cup Preview: Lightning vs Red Wings

Today will be a preview of the series matching up the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Detroit Red Wings, the 2 and 3 seeds respectively in the Atlantic Division. We […]

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Detroit Red Wings: 4 Storylines Heading Into the Playoffs

With the Detroit Red Wings earning their 24th consecutive post-season appearance, there are plenty of question marks surrounding the team as they head into their series against the Tampa Bay Lightning. […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Taking a Moment to Appreciate the 2014-15 Red Wings

  When the Detroit Red Wings clinched their 24th consecutive playoff berth against the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night, many fans (including myself) took issue with how they did it. […]

by · April 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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50 Years Ago in Hockey – Ullman Ultimate Leader for Wings

Norm Ullman powered the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-2 win over the Chicago Black Hawks last night and set an NHL playoff record en route.  The Wings now lead […]

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Detroit’s Gigantic Goaltender Controversy

By now, a majority of the Detroit Red Wings fan base is aware that the coach Mike Babcock and his staff have a full-blown goaltender controversy on their hands heading […]

by · April 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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50 Years Ago in Hockey – Wings Whip Hawks

The Detroit Red Wings, just as coach Sid Abel predicted, look to be turning their semi-final series into an offensive display.  The poured a half-dozen goals into the Chicago net last night […]