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The Detroit Red Wings 2015 Offseason Gameplan

Another season has come and gone for the Detroit Red Wings. We saw the Wings extend their amazing playoff streak to 24 years and push an exceptionally talented Tampa Bay […]

by · May 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Will Daniel Vladar enjoy the same type of success in the NHL that Petr Mrazek has experienced thus far? (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

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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Tomas Jurco in Grand Rapids Could Mean Money Mistake

Just over a week ago, fellow Red Wings Contributor Brandon Peleshok discussed whether sending forward Tomas Jurco back down to the Grand Rapids Griffins would allow him to rediscover his […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Detroit Red Wings Brendan Smith - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Smith or No Smith – Time To Part Ways With Brendan Smith?

Following the 2011-2012 AHL season, Hockey’s Future provided this talent analysis for Brendan Smith, Smith, who is regarded as a high-end offensive defenseman, is a silky smooth skater who moves effortlessly. […]


Is Logan Couture’s Fine Too Lenient?

On Friday, San Jose Sharks forward Logan Couture was fined $5,000 for his slew-foot of Detroit Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith. Here’s the play in case you missed it. Couture […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 3 comments · Detroit Red Wings
The Islanders will have to put away the Red Wings in order create more distance between themselves and the 5-8 seeds in the Eastern Conference playoff picture. (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

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 […]

Milan Lucic and David Krejci as linemates? Reilly Smith owners will definitely take that line assignment this late in the season. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Q & A With Boston Bruins’ Reilly Smith Part One

After being traded to the Boston Bruins before the 2013-2014 season, Reilly Smith has blossomed into a solid top six forward. Playing with Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron last season, […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins
Detroit Red Wings – Niklas Kronwall – Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

The Key to Sustained Success for the Red Wings’ Powerplay

Over the past six games, the Detroit Red Wings finally got their powerplay going, scoring seven goals in their past 25 chances (28.0%) and have seen their overall powerplay% (PP%) […]

Detroit Red Wings Brendan Smith - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

The 2014-2015 Detroit Red Wings’ X-Factor – Brendan Smith

Training camp is just over a month away and the anticipation is building. The Detroit Red Wings’ roster is largely set, aside from Daniel Alfredsson’s decision and the re-signing of […]

by · August 10, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Advanced Stats, Detroit Red Wings
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Why There Is Still Hope For Brendan Smith

For the last three years of Nicklas Lidstrom’s illustrious career, Detroit Red Wings’ fans heard that the next big thing was coming. They heard the praises being sung about the […]

by · April 1, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings
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Red Wings’ Smith Continues To Gamble

  From a Gamblers Anonymous forum: “If and when I ever get to the utopian state of truly feeling that, whatever the results, whatever the misfortunes or good fortunes that […]

by · September 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings
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Five Red Wings To Watch Heading Into NHL Training Camp

The NHL is set to open training camps in just over a week. With the summer spending spree all but over, teams must now evaluate their latest transactions, as well […]