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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 […]

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50 Years Ago in Hockey – Hawks, Wings Relax Between Games

While the Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Maple Leafs took verbal shots at each other after their tumultuous game one, the Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Black Hawks relaxed and took […]

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50 Years Ago in Hockey – Favourites Take Openers

The Stanley Cup playoffs opened last night in Detroit and Montreal and went pretty much as scripted, with the favoured Canadiens and Red Wings posting victories.  Both games were close, […]

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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