The Detroit Red Wings lost to the New York Rangers, 3-0 today, in a battle of teams fighting for playoff spots. In the realigned NHL, Gary Bettman has moved the Red Wings into the Atlantic Division of the Eastern conference. At puck drop, the Red Wings were in fifth place in the Atlantic Division, and... Show More Summary
The Detroit Red Wings' decision to acquire center David Legwand instead of acquire a defenseman at the NHL trade deadline magnified a problem that has been hiding since mid-December. When the Detroit Red Wings traded for David Legwand...Show More Summary
Mostly when I turn on the news in Detroit, it’s the usual of corruption, a few murders, something about the Red Wings, and the meteorologist laughing as he tells me more snow is coming. This story, however, actually made me pay attention because it was almost jokingly implausible. A woman was found in her garage, in the backseat of her Jeep, mummified, for SIX years.
The NHL trade deadline has come and gone, and the flurry of activity has finally subsided. The Detroit Red Wings acquired center David Legwand from the Nashville Predators for Patrick Eaves, Calle Jarnkrok and a conditional third-round...Show More Summary
When the clock struck 3 p.m. on Wednesday, it appeared the Detroit Red Wings had remained utterly silent on trade-deadline day—then came the news that one of Detroit’s more familiar foes would now become a much-needed friend. No oneShow More Summary
After missing a game Tuesday night against the New Jersey Devils, it appears Detroit Red Wings star Pavel Datsyuk could be absent from the lineup for several more contests as well. The Red Wings' official Twitter account confirmed the...Show More Summary
With the NHL trade deadline looming, rumors swirl regarding high-profile players and possible new destinations. In Detroit’s case, it may not make a move this season. In the past the trade deadline has been somewhat of a holiday forShow More Summary
Last night's win over the Red Wings, his 684th all-time, was either Martin Brodeur's last start as a Devil, or his last start as a Devil until Friday (when NJ takes on Detroit again in the first half of back-to-backs). So no one knew quite how to act. Read more...
The NHL trade deadline is just over 24 hours away (Wednesday at 3 p.m. ET) and Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland is looking for a deal to make the Red Wings better heading down the stretch. The Red Wings have some "holes"...Show More Summary
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Few things get NHL fans as excited as the race to the trade-deadline day. While nothing beats the excitement of the playoffs, the trade deadline is easily the second-most adrenaline-filled event of the NHL season. It stands to reason...Show More Summary
The trade deadline is one of the most exciting days of the season for hockey fans, and it’s fast approaching. It’s a time when rumors swirl around big-name players, competing teams look to improve their lineup and others begin the rebuilding...Show More Summary
Maybe Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock should wear his lucky tie the rest of the season. He was sporting the charmed McGill neckpiece again during the gold-medal game in Sochi as Team Canada claimed a second consecutive Winter...Show More Summary
NHL play returned Tuesday night following the Olympic break, and the Detroit Red Wings are in a unique predicament. Henrik Zetterberg will likely miss the remainder of the regular season after undergoing surgery to repair a herniated disc in his back. Show More Summary
As the Detroit Red Wings resume their 2013-14 season, the remaining schedule looks more like a sprint than a marathon. The Red Wings' return to action is highlighted by back-to-back games on the road Wednesday and Thursday (at Montreal...Show More Summary
The Detroit Red Wings get back to work Wednesday night in Montreal after the conclusion of the 2014 Sochi Olympics. The Red Wings need to hit the ground running, as they are holding on to the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern...Show More Summary
As the Detroit Red Wings prepare to thaw themselves out from the freeze brought on by the Winter Olympic Games, the stark reality of their current situation is once again coming to the forefront. The Red Wings will enter action Wednesday...Show More Summary
The Detroit Red Wings will be back in action next Wednesday against the Montreal Canadiens, looking to maintain their hold on the eighth and final playoff spot. Their season so far has been tumultuous at best, as some of their players...Show More Summary
Every hockey season is chock-full of magical moments, and in Detroit, this year has been no different. Spectacular plays on the ice, career milestones and touching instances have created substantial memories for the organization, players...Show More Summary
The prospect depth the Detroit Red Wings have up front is all the rage right now. Players like Tomas Jurco, Riley Sheahan and Anthony Mantha are garnering attention, but Detroit’s defensive prospects are just as promising. Having a full cupboard in the farm system is an integral part to the long-term success of a professional franchise. Show More Summary