The Complete Twitter Guide To The Detroit Red Wings

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last 6 years, you’ve heard of, and are likely on, the social networking service known as Twitter. As the popularity of Twitter has grown, so to has the number of celebrities, world leaders, athletes, and other “important” people using the site. Now at over 350 million users, you can find almost anyone you desire on the site, this of course includes several Detroit Red Wing players, media members, and others related to the organization. So without further adieu, I present to you The Complete Twitter Guide To The Detroit Red Wings.

Last update – 8/28/2012


THW Accounts:

THW Red Wings

Andrew Johnson (Detroit Red Wings Writer)

 Official Team Accounts:

Detroit Red Wings

Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL Affiliate)

Toledo Walleye (ECHL Affiliate)

Player Accounts:

Current Players:

Justin Abdelkader

Cory Emmerton

Jonathan Ericsson

Jakub Kindl

Gustav Nyquist

Jordin Tootoo

Brendan Smith


Adam Almqvist (Grand Rapids Griffins)

Andreas Athanasiou (Barrie Colts)

Mattias Backman (Linkoping HC)

Mitch Callahan (Grand Rapids Griffins)

James de Haas (Clarkson University)

Landon Ferrar0 (Grand Rapids Griffins)

Gleason Fournier (Grand Rapids Griffins)

Martin Frk (Halifax Mooseheads)

Tomas Jurco (Grand Rapids Griffins)

Mike McKee (Western Michigan University)

Jake Paterson (Saginaw Spirit)

Trevor Parkes (Grand Rapids Griffins)

Alan Quine (Peterborough Petes)

Riley Sheahan (Grand Rapids Griffins)

Ryan Sproul (Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds)

Tomas Tatar (Grand Rapids Griffins)

Former Players:

Dick Axelsson (Frolunda Indians)

Fabian Brunnstrom (Frolunda Indians)

Mike Commodore (Tampa Bay Lightning – Free Agent)

Kris Draper (Retired)

Brett Hull (Retired)

Joe Kocur (Retired)

Igor Larionov (Retired)

Brad Marsh (Retired)

Darren McCarty (Retired)

Kevin Miller (Retired)

Mike Modano (Retired)

Mattias Ritola (Modo Hockey)

Jamie Rivers (Retired)

Brendan Shanahan (Retired)

Aaron Ward (Retired)

Official News Media Accounts:

The Detroit Free Press – Red Wings

Fox Sports Detroit


MLive – Red Wings

 News Media Member Accounts:

Michael Caples (MiHockeyNow)

Bob Duff (The Windsor Star/MSNBC/The Hockey News/Postmedia)

Darren Eliot (Fox Sports Detroit/Sports Illustrated/TSN/MiHockeyNow)

David Guralnick (The Detroit News)

Brian Hedger (

Shannon Hogan (Fox Sports Detroit)

John Keating (Fox Sports Detroit)

Ansar Khan (MLive)

Gregg Krupa (The Detroit News)

Ted Kulfan (The Detroit News)

Chuck Pleiness (Macomb Daily)

Bill Roose (Red Wings Official Site)

Brendan Savage (MLive)

Helene St. James (Detroit Free Press)

Trevor Thompson (Fox Sports Detroit)

Dana Wakiji (Fox Sports Detroit)

Justin White (Fox Sports Detroit)

Blog/Blogger Accounts:

The 7th Round Pick

8 Legged Freaks

George Malik (The Malik Report – Kuklas Korner)

Hockeytown Beat

Nightmare On Helm Street

Octopus Thrower

The Production Line

Red Wings Central

Isaac Smith (Bleacher Report)

On The Wings

The Triple Deke

Winging It In Motown

The Wizard Of Os

Other Accounts:

Fox Sports Detroit Girls

Not Pavel Datsyuk (Parody hilarity)

Red Wings News Feed


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