NHL free agency doesn't start until July 1, but don't tell that to Detroit Red Wings fans. After three straight years of being eliminated in the first two rounds of the playoffs (including a five-game series loss to the Nashville Predators this year) free agency cannot come soon enough for Red Wings fans. As much as fans hate losing players to other teams via free agency, the pain is even worse of losing players to a division rival.
The Detroit Red Wings squandered an opportunity to eliminate the Chicago Blackhawks from the 2013 NHL playoffs in five games. A 4-1 loss in Game 5 at the United Center sets the stage for a sixth game in Detroit Monday, where the Win... Read Post
Sharks, Red Wings, NHL Playoffs DETROIT -- The Detroit Red Wings culture does not call for a hot-shot prospect to save them when they drop the first three games of a playoff series. A slumping veteran is not benched by a head coach ... Read Post