Post Tagged with: "Mike Babcock"

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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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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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Todd McLellan, the New Flavor in Philadelphia?

Monday’s news out of San Jose is sure to spark interest throughout the league. After seven years behind the Sharks’ bench, Todd McLellan is now looking for a new team […]

by · April 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Turning Oilers Into Contenders in 7 Steps

The Edmonton Oilers literally won a lottery on the weekend. That, of course, being the NHL draft lottery — better known as the Connor McDavid sweepstakes. This, as Oilers general […]

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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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Top 5 Sabres Coaching Candidates

For the third time in just over two years, the Buffalo Sabres will have a new head coach after general manager Tim Murray fired Ted Nolan at the conclusion of […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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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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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
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Who Should Be the Leafs Next Coach?

Poor Peter Horachek, the guy can’t get a break. Last year, he was tasked to guide the Panthers to the basement after their coach was fired mid-season, and even though […]

by · March 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Abdelkader Ascends Into Top-Six Role for Red Wings

Sometime around 2009, I had a heated discussion with a colleague regarding the Detroit Red Wings’ prospect pool. We were attempting to rank the prospects based on potential and there was a […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Analyzing Gustav Nyquist’s Season – Is The Goose Cooked?

There are going to be two groups of people who read this article. Group one is the group that looks at this 25-year old kid and sees that he has […]

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Andrej Nestrasil Just A Piece in a Long-Standing Rivalry

He may not know it, but Andrej Nestrasil is part of a long-standing rivalry with his former team. View image | gettyimages.com Now, the Detroit Red Wings and the Carolina […]