Post Tagged with: "Pavel Datsyuk"

Five Storylines to Follow in the Boston/Detroit Series

Five Storylines to Follow in the Boston/Detroit Series

In the only first round matchup that features two Original Six teams, there will be plenty of storylines worth following for fans of both teams. The matchup of two of […]

2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Is History on the Bruins Side?

2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Is History on the Bruins Side?

After securing the President’s Trophy on Saturday afternoon, the Boston Bruins learned that the Detroit Red Wings would be coming to town for the first round of the playoffs.  Without […]

by · April 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
Dan Bylsma hired Jacques Martin to help cure the team's defensive woes. It's yet to pay off. (Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports)

The One BIG Reason Pens Can Win the East

With the NHL having realigned its teams and divisions for the 2013-2014 season, lets recap the new playoff format before diving into the meat of the article, shall we? In […]

by · April 13, 2014 · 3 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Jack Adams Award: Making a Bid for Babcock

  Head over to the Detroit Red Wings home page and you’ll find a promotion for tickets to Round 1 Home Games of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Playoff hopes […]

by · April 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Gustav Nyquist and Tomas Tatar – The New Datsyuk and Zetterberg?

I was sitting on my couch watching the Detroit Red Wings fall apart in yet another third period against the Toronto Maple Leafs earlier in the week and I couldn’t […]

by · March 20, 2014 · 3 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Oshie's thrilling 4-for-6 shootout was a moment for the ages (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

Commentary: Should the NHL Send Its Players to South Korea?

Whether you’re asking a typical NHL fan or a perennial superstar, the answer is likely the same. Are you serious? Is this even up for debate? Apparently, it is. The […]

by · February 18, 2014 · 2 comments · Olympics
The Olympics' best players come from the NHL (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

Wings Jeopardized Season By Sending Injured Stars To Sochi

Wings’ Management Dropped The Ball The Detroit Red Wings have put their season in peril by sending their two best players to the Sochi Olympics with serious injuries. Instead of demanding that […]

by · February 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings, Olympics
Pavel Datsyuk is fired up in Sochi (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

Pavel Datsyuk To Reporters: “Babcock Is Not My Concern”

  Those Are Fightin Words Pavel Datsyuk‘s media scrums are making waves in Russia. It’s pretty clear by his temperament that Team Russia’s captain is all business heading into the […]

by · February 12, 2014 · 2 comments · Detroit Red Wings, Olympics
Sochi 2014 certainly won't come without some drama

Sochi Will Seal Detroit’s Fate

Does “Russian city near the Black Sea” sound like a place where lovely things happen? No.  Not at all, but Sochi is a place that fits this ominous description.  It’s […]

by · January 29, 2014 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
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The Florida Panthers Aren’t Your Average Cats

                The Florida Panthers are the type of team that can really give their fans heartburn.  On its face, the standings demonstrate that the […]

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5 Movie Quotes For Struggling Red Wings

  Watching Detroit hasn’t been much fun recently and enjoying writing about the team requires even more effort.  But here’s another attempt, nonetheless. Film, T.V. and literature are the finest […]

by · December 18, 2013 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
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Q & A with Johan Franzen of the Detroit Red Wings

On a team full of stars it’s sometimes easy to overlook the value of other players, like Johan Franzen of the Detroit Red Wings. “The Mule”, as he was nicknamed […]

by · December 11, 2013 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings