Post Tagged with: "Jimmy Howard"

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Red Wings Earn Early Points in Spite of Strenuous Schedule

Following an injury-marred 2013-2014 campaign, the Detroit Red Wings and their fans were ready to turn the page. While the June release  of  the 2014-15 regular season schedule offered a sense of renewed optimism, […]

by · October 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Vezina Watch: Is Jimmy Howard a Contender?

Jimmy Howard wasn’t the Jimmy Howard Detroit Red Wings fans got used to seeing last year. It doesn’t help that Howard has lost Nicklas Lidstrom, Brian Rafalski and Brad Stuart […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
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4 Observations from Red Wings’ Opening Night Win

The Detroit Red Wings opened the 2014-15 season against the team that eliminated them from the playoffs last year, the Boston Bruins. Only this time, the Red Wings had a […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Another Long Year Ahead for Jimmy Howard

No room for the kids to play Despite strong preseason performances from Xavier Ouellet, Alexey Marchenko & Nick Jensen, it looks like the Red Wings will keep the same defensive corps […]

by · October 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Top 5 Red Wings Players Who Need To Bounce Back

Top 5 Red Wings Players Who Need To Bounce Back

1. Darren Helm According to Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock, Darren Helm is the best third-line center in the NHL. But that’s only if he’s healthy. Therein lies the […]

by · August 28, 2014 · 4 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Jimmy Howard’s 2013-2014 Season by the Numbers

Prior to the start of the 2013-2014 season, the Detroit Red Wings granted goaltender Jimmy Howard a six-year, $31.8 million extension that will carry him through the 2018-2019 season. His […]

by · July 13, 2014 · 10 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Can the Bruins Steal a Game in Detroit?

The Boston Bruins have been one of the best teams in the NHL over the past five seasons, making two appearances in the Stanley Cup Finals with a win in […]

by · April 22, 2014 · 2 comments · Boston Bruins
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Babcock To Jimmy Howard: Give Us Good Goaltending

Since taking over the Detroit net in 2009, Jimmy Howard and the Detroit Red Wings have been eliminated in round one three out of the last four seasons. Coincidence? Maybe […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Hockey News: Winter Classic Time; Dion Phaneuf Contract Extension

Dion Phaneuf will be a Maple Leaf for the next seven years. Is he worth the money? [National Post] More reaction to the Phaneuf contract extension. [The Leafs Nation] Would […]

by · January 1, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
Dion Phaneuf and Dave Bolland have both had their futures in Toronto questioned in 2014 (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Who’s Down and Who’s Out at the Winter Classic?

Every year, fans and media hear the same line from players and management. That their struggles – their frustrations – can’t be blamed on their team’s injuries. But it seems […]

by · December 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Winter Classic
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The Winter Classic: Cold With a Chance of Uncertainty

Stepping out of my hotel, it hit me like a blistering gust of wind that there wouldn’t be any issue when it came to maintaining the ice at Michigan Stadium. […]

by · December 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs, Winter Classic
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Team USA Olympic Goaltending Options

The United States Olympic Hockey team is starting to come together, and the 2014 Sochi games are just around the corner. It’s that time of year when the air is […]

by · December 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics