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Behind Enemy Lines: A Red Wings Game at Staples Center

Late last week, I made a trip to the West Cost to visit a friend I had known since middle school. He moved out to California in July for an […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings

David Legwand Trade: One Year Later

March 2nd will mark the one-year anniversary of the Nashville Predators trading David Legwand to the Detroit Red Wings. Last year, the Nashville Predators were out of playoff contention and […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Pavel Datsyuk Not Enthusiastic About World Cup Format

In this translated interview, originally appearing on, Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk discussed the World Cup format, praised young defenseman Alexey Marchenko, and remembered playing with Brett Hull. Datsyuk is […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Should Detroit Make a Push for James Wisniewski?

Earlier this month, I wrote about the possibility of Marek Zidlicky being a trade target for the Detroit Red Wings. It’s no secret that the team has been on the […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 13 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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If I Were Mike Babcock: Red Wings Lineup Changes

First things first, if I were Mike Babcock, I would sign a contract extension, immediately. With that being said, if I were Babcock, I would make a few small changes […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 27 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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What Are Detroit’s Best Puck Possession Line Combinations?

What goes in to designing the perfect three-man forward line combination? You’ll often see fans and bloggers alike creating their own line combinations based on attributes such as speed, grit, and […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
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Jakub Kindl Surprises in Return for Red Wings

Jakub Kindl has not suited up for the Detroit Red Wings since they played the Ottawa Senators on December 27th, 2014. He sustained an elbow injury in practice the very […]

by · February 22, 2015 · 2 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Predators, Red Wings to Play Alumni Game Feb. 28

The Detroit Red Wings and Nashville Predators may have been the most underrated rivalry in the NHL. Prior to the conference realignment set in the 2013-14 season, there was not a bigger […]

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Do the Red Wings Need to Trade With Alexey Marchenko?

The Detroit Red Wings are in the market for a right-handed defenseman. That has only been talked about ad nauseam for the past month. However, with Tyler Myers going to […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 7 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Red Wings Prospect Petr Mrazek Motivated to Improve

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Petr Mrazek is back in Grand Rapids where he started the 2014-15 season with the Griffins, but just because he currently isn’t helping the Detroit Red […]

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Detroit Gets its Wings Clipped

Last Wednesday, the Detroit Red Wings were looking to build on a three-game winning streak as they headed to the CONSOL Energy Center to take on the Pittsburgh Penguins. The […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Red Wings Trade Target: Would Phaneuf Be a Good Fit?

During a segment on Hockey Night In Canada that ran this past Saturday night, Damien Cox and Elliotte Freidman speculated about Dion Phaneuf’s availability and possible suitors. When they mentioned Los […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 2 comments · Detroit Red Wings