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Dominik Hasek Retirement Night Also Special for Red Wings

Dominik Hasek Retirement Night Also Special for Red Wings

Dominik Hasek arguably was one of, if not the best, goalie in the NHL during the 1990s. He certainly earned the nickname “The Dominator.” Two nights after Teemu Selanne’s No. […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres, Detroit Red Wings
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50 Years Ago in Hockey – Wings Send Crozier South

With no games on the National Hockey League schedule last night, we take a look at happenings in and around the world of hockey. Wings give Crozier a vacation The […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings, Hockey History
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X-Man Next Generation – The Rise of Xavier Ouellet

Just before the start of the season, the Detroit Red Wings made their final roster move – demoting defenseman Xavier Ouellet to the Grand Rapids Griffins. When asked about the […]

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2015 All-Star Jimmy Howard: Detroit’s Fallen Star

Within an hour of being the only Detroit Red Wing named to the 2015 All-Star Game, Jimmy Howard gave the puck away behind his own net, resulting into a goal […]

Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Can the Red Wings Win Without Jimmy Howard?

Hours after being named the Detroit Red Wings’ only All-Star, Jimmy Howard suffered a groin injury in his team’s 3-1 loss to the Washington Capitals on Saturday. The injury happened […]

by · January 11, 2015 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
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Q&A With Red Wings Prospect Mitch Callahan

Mitch Callahan is one of the veterans on a young Grand Rapids Griffins team this season. The sixth-round pick in 2009 was drafted for his ability to agitate and get […]

Pavel Datsyuk is the perennial 2-way forward… and he’s Russian (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Current Contributors for the Detroit Red Wings

Note: Teemu Pulkkinen has been called up from Grand Rapids to replace Johan Franzen who has been placed on the IR. Nyquist’s Assists Gustav Nyquist has heated up lately by […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Detroit Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Grading the Red Wings at the Halfway Point

After the Detroit Red Wings picked up a 3-2 win against the Calgary Flames to end their western Canada road trip, they have officially reached the halfway point of the […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 9 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Riley Sheahan – Detroit’s Unheralded Future Star

Entering the 2010 NHL Draft after his freshman year at Notre Dame, Riley Sheahan was heralded for his defensive prowess. Rich Michalowski of noted that Sheahan was a “great […]

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Now Is the Time to Let Teemu Loose

Despite beating the Edmonton Oilers 4-2 on Tuesday night, the Detroit Red Wings received some bad news. Forward Tomas Jurco was held out of the third period due to an […]

Detroit Red Wings center Stephen Weiss  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Red Wings: Matchup Against Oilers Just What Doctor Ordered

After a hard-fought game against the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday, the Detroit Red Wings didn’t start off their road trip the way they were hoping to. However, the next matchup […]

by · January 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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4 Reasons for the Detroit Red Wings’ Thriving Season

#4  Playing For Keeps Coach Mike Babcock said this is the best team he has put on the ice since the 2008-‘09 season when the Detroit Red Wings were one win […]

by · January 5, 2015 · 4 comments · Detroit Red Wings