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 snuck by the Anaheim Ducks in Round 1 of the NHL playoffs, despite trailing by a game three times in the series. After falling behind to the Chicago Blackhawks in Round 2, they responded again in a big way. Det... Read Post
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