While the holiday season may be finished, the perfect gift for the Gordie Howe fan in your family is currently up for auction. Introducing: his game used skates and stick […]
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Watching Detroit hasn’t been much fun recently and enjoying writing about the team requires even more effort. But here’s another attempt, nonetheless. Film, T.V. and literature are the finest […]
Much was made over the past offseason about Ken Holland hoarding players, specifically forwards, leading to a claustrophobic forward depth chart. Fast forward two months into the season and it […]
HBO ran their first episode last night, (although apparently Canadians have to wait a bit), and while there might not have been a Bryzgalov type to run away with the show there […]
On a team full of stars it’s sometimes easy to overlook the value of other players, like Johan Franzen of the Detroit Red Wings. “The Mule”, as he was nicknamed […]
The HBO 24/7 cameras have already taken shop inside the dressing rooms of the Detroit Red Wings and the Toronto Maple Leafs. Here are some predictions for what to expect […]
The players who ensured Detroit’s survival in the post-Yzerman era are both injured. Without Datsyuk and Zetterberg the Red Wings are forced to stomach an appetizer for a meal […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.