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Red Wings Weekly, Vol. 1

Welcome to Red Wings Weekly, a look at how Hockeytown’s heroes have fared in the past seven days, although for the sake of having all of March covered, this will […]

by · March 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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A Look at the Young Devils Defensemen: the Kids Are Alright

As we all know, no one can predict the future, but as of right now the future is looking bright for the New Jersey Devils defense. During their three Stanley […]

by · September 24, 2013 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
Adam Almquist: Detroit’s Budding Swedish Yoda

Adam Almquist: Detroit’s Budding Swedish Yoda

“Size matters not”…Yoda If Master Yoda were a sophomore AHL defenseman, he would be Adam Almquist. Even Almquist’s ears, while not freakishly enormous or green, have a Yoda-ish appearance.  Detroit […]

by · September 20, 2013 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Niklas Kronwall: Detroit’s Norris Trophy Snub

Niklas Kronwall: Detroit’s Norris Trophy Snub

At the onset of the shortened season, the defensive corps of the Detroit Red Wings was a big question mark. Many were skeptical of a defensive lineup that had no “superstar” to bolster its […]

by · May 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings
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Detroit Red Wings – A Team That Stays Relevant

With the departure of future Hall-of-Famer Nicklas Lidstrom and Thomas Holmstrom to retirement, this shortened season was supposed to be the Detroit Red Wings’ year of rebuilding. Scratch that “rebuilding” […]

by · May 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings
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Zetterberg Continues To Prove His Worth As Red Wings’ Captain

After Nicklas Lidstrom’s retirement at the end of the 2011-2012 season, many Detroit fans were left wondering who would take on the captaincy on one of the most storied franchises […]

by · April 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings
Rumor Has It: Pavel Datsyuk Set to Retire After Next Year?

Rumor Has It: Pavel Datsyuk Set to Retire After Next Year?

The Detroit Red Wings have undergone their fair share of turbulence this season. Not only did they lose out on Ryan Suter and Zach Parise in free agency last year, […]

by · March 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings
Lundqvist makes a save here on the Caps, but ultimately loses the game (Tom Turk/THW).

News and Notes From the NHL’s Opening Weekend

After a nearly four month layoff, the NHL opened its abbreviated 2012-13 (is it still ’12-13 or just ’13?) season with some spirited action over the Martin Luther King Day […]

by · January 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Newcomer Tarasenko scored on his first 2 shots Saturday (TSN Photography)

Changing of the Guard? St. Louis Blues vs. Detroit Red Wings

For as long as any Blues fan can remember, the Detroit Red Wings have been a thorn in the side for their favorite team.  From Steve Yzerman’s overtime killer in […]

by · January 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
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Dogfight in Detroit

    Chicago is speedy. St. Louis is dirty.  Nashville is both.  The only reprieve will come against a Nash-less Columbus.  Detroit will play each of these teams nearly SEVEN […]

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Mike Babcock Talks Wings Defence on the Fan 590

As a Detroit Red Wings fan the reality of Nicklas Lidstrom retiring has really not set in. Like most, I have repressed that memory and have not had to deal […]

by · January 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings
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Vote Now: Gretzky, Lemieux……Then Who?

Many people believe Wayne Gretzky is the greatest player to ever live since he owns nearly every NHL scoring record. There are other fans out there who believe Mario Lemieux […]

by · December 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, News/Commentary