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Waivers Could Again be Problematic for Red Wings

Waivers Could Again be Problematic for Red Wings

September 21st, 2017 As it presently stands, the Detroit Red Wings have 31 players on their preseason roster who would require waivers if they were to be sent down. That number doesn't include possible fourth-liner Tyler Bertuzzi, who does not need waivers to be sent to Grand Rapids, still unsigned Andreas Athanasiou,...
Projecting the Red Wings Defense Pairs

Projecting the Red Wings Defense Pairs

September 15th, 2017 The Detroit Red Wings will begin training camp this weekend heading into 2017-18 without a playoff streak to uphold for the first time in a quarter-century. While they are leaving Joe Louis Arena behind and beginning a new era at Little Caesars Arena, the team will face more questions than answers...

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Can the Red Wings Impress in New Arena?

For the first time in nearly 40 years, the Detroit Red Wings will play hockey inside of a brand new building. The Wings' new barn, Little Caesars Arena, is an impressive state of the art facility that celebrates the team's historic past while also looking forward to the franchise's future. The... September 8th, 2017

Wennberg Deal a Comparable for Red Wings, Larkin & Mantha

Now that the ink is dry, the Detroit Red Wings should take note of the contract that was recently agreed to between the Columbus Blue Jackets and budding star Alexander Wennberg. Why? Because Dylan Larkin and Anthony Mantha will need new deals next offseason, and they’re both due for a hefty... September 6th, 2017

The Grind Line: Red Wings to Watch at NHL Prospect Tournament

Regardless of your confidence level heading into the season, it’s finally time for Detroit Red Wings hockey. The 2017-18 campaign kicks off this week with the annual NHL Prospect Tournament, which is hosted by the Red Wings in Traverse City. Before training camp opens, Detroit’s top... September 5th, 2017

Red Wings Best Options If Athanasiou Leaves

If I had predicted at the beginning of the summer that Andreas Athanasiou would still be unsigned on September 4, you'd probably have laughed. After all, at the time it seemed like a slam dunk for general manager Ken Holland to retain such an electrifying asset. He outscored almost all of the 10... September 5th, 2017

Red Wings Should Start Fast-Tracking Prospects

It all came crashing down for the Detroit Red Wings in 2016-17. The team missed the NHL's postseason for the first time in 26 years, Pavel Datsyuk walked away from his contract to play out the remainder of his career in Russia, and Hockeytown mourned the loss of two of its most iconic figures,... September 2nd, 2017

Evgeny Svechnikov: Red Wings Next Russian Star

Over the last 25 years, the Detroit Red Wings have had their fair share of skilled Russian hockey players. From Sergei Fedorov and the rest of the legendary "Russian Five" to Pavel Datsyuk, the Wings can attribute a lot of their last two decades of success to these polarizing foreign players. Now... August 30th, 2017