JUST IN: Red Wings recall defenseman Dan Renouf from Grand Rapids

The Detroit Red Wings announced a roster move following their 3-2 overtime win over the Wild on Sunday, recalling defenseman Dan Renouf from the...

Chelios: No veteran free agent wanted to play for Mike Babcock

Boy, talk about some serious accusations. During an interview with 97.1 The Ticket's Jeff Riger, former Detroit Red Wings defenseman Chris Chelios didn't hold back...
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Henrik Zetterberg is Red Wings nominee for Masterton Trophy

The Detroit chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers Association's unanimously voted Detroit Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg as the nominee for the 2017 Bill...
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NHL Commissioner: ‘Assume NHL won’t be at 2018 Winter Olympics’

The 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea begin in less than 11 months, and it appears one of the main events will be...
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Red Wings bring up Ben Street from Griffins

The Detroit Red Wings have made a roster move today, recalling forward Ben Street from the Grand Rapids Griffins under emergency conditions. https://twitter.com/DetroitRedWings/status/844198225733140482 Red Wings GM...
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Riley Sheahan should be left unprotected for NHL expansion draft

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not...
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Tomas Jurco: My girlfriend and I “were so bored” in Detroit

Former Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas Jurco began his NHL career with promise, but it went completely unfulfilled during his short tenure with the...
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LOOK: Kris Draper pens article in Players’ Tribune about 1996 facial injury from Claude...

Former Detroit Red Wings forward Kris Draper was one of the central figures of the legendary Red Wings/Colorado Avalanche rivalry in the late 1990s...
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Detroit recalls D Brian Lashoff from Grand Rapids

The Detroit Red Wings recalled defenseman Brian Lashoff from the Grand Rapids Griffins on Thursday. He will add depth to Detroit's defense with a compact...
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Anthony Mantha could return to the lineup Wednesday against Colorado

After sitting out the last two games as a healthy scratch, Detroit Red Wings forward Anthony Mantha could return to the lineup on Wednesday...
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BLOODY FIGHT! Former Wolverine Jacob Trouba gets in bloody battle with Calgary’s Sam Bennett

For the 2nd time this week, a fellow Michigander gets in a spirited bout in an NHL hockey game. Earlier this week it was...
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Henrik Zetterberg: Red Wings are “too easy to play against”

The Detroit Red Wings looked decent for the first half of the 1st period against the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night, outshooting the Bruins...
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Red Wings recall G Jimmy Howard from Grand Rapids

The Detroit Red Wings have recalled goaltender Jimmy Howard from the Grand Rapids Griffins. https://twitter.com/HeleneStJames/status/839587710461440007 He was injured back on December 20, in a loss to...
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Red Wings’ D Ryan Sproul out for remainder of season

The Detroit Red Wings will be without defenseman Ryan Sproul for the remainder of the season due to an ACL injury. https://twitter.com/HeleneStJames/status/839153885453299712 He slid heavily into...
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VIDEO: Happy Birthday, Danny DeKeyser!

Detroit Red Wings defenseman Danny DeKeyser celebrates his 27th birthday today! DeKeyser was born in Macomb, MI and grew up playing hockey in the Detroit...
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FIGHT!! Former WMU Bronco Luke Witkowski goes toe-to-toe with New York’s Tanner Glass

One of the best hockey fight's we've seen all season took place on Monday night in Tampa, as Lightning defenseman and Holland, Michigan native...

Detroit Red Wings call up D Robbie Russo from Grand Rapids

The Detroit Red Wings called up defenseman Robbie Russo from the Grand Rapids Griffins Sunday afternoon. https://twitter.com/BrendanSavage/status/838500119444078597 Russo will likely fill the role of defenseman Ryan...

Red Wings D Ryan Sproul to miss time with sprained knee

The Detroit Red Wings will be without defenseman Ryan Sproul for an extended period of time. He slid hard into the boards during the second...
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OUCH: Goal-less Riley Sheahan nails Coach Blashill on the bench with puck (w/ VIDEO)

As if we needed more reasons to ridicule Riley Sheahan. The only Red Wings forward yet to light the lamp this season somehow managaed...
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OOPS! Kronwall’s brutal turnover leads to Flames goal (w/ VIDEO)

Niklas Kronwall has had plenty of moments he'd like to forget this season, but what happened Friday night in Calgary is one of the...
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Jeff Blashill: ‘We will make the playoffs because of Henrik Zetterberg’

Confidence in your team is never a bad thing to have. Detroit Red Wings head coach Jeff Blashill certainly displayed that during an interview...
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BUZZER BEATER: Tomas Tatar beats the clock to tie the game against Calgary

Sports fans are used to seeing buzzer beaters in the month of March, just usually not on the ice. Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas...

The time has come for Ken Holland to step down as Red Wings GM

The Detroit Red Wings are stuck in their worst season in nearly three decades and are all but mathematically eliminated from the Stanley Cup Playoffs....

GM Ken Holland defends his deadline moves

The Detroit Red Wings parted ways with Tomas Jurco, Brendan Smith, Steve Ott, and Thomas Vanek leading up to the NHL's Trade Deadline, and...
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Red Wings recall Mitch Callahan from Grand Rapids

The Detroit Red Wings recalled forward Mitch Callahan from the Grand Rapids Griffins on Wednesday. https://twitter.com/HeleneStJames/status/836973555174666240 Callahan will likely replace forward Steve Ott in the lineup....
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Red Wings deal Thomas Vanek to Florida

The Detroit Red Wings have sent forward Thomas Vanek to the Florida Panthers. https://twitter.com/tsnbobmckenzie/status/836983172801970176 https://twitter.com/craigcustance/status/836985267248455680 In return, Detroit gets a 3rd round pick and a prospect, which...

Red Wings trade Steve Ott to Montreal

It's officially trade deadline day in the Motor City, and the Red Wings have made yet another move, sending grinder Steve Ott to the...
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Red Wings trade Brendan Smith to Rangers for pair of draft picks

Defenseman Brendan Smith's time with the Detroit Red Wings has come to an end. The Red Wings have traded Smith to the New York Rangers in...
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No stranger to trades, Thomas Vanek “won’t be surprised” if he is dealt by...

The NHL trade deadline is Wednesday afternoon, and for the first time in decades, the Detroit Red Wings are poised to be sellers. One member...

JUST IN: Detroit Red Wings sign Nick Jensen to extension

According to reports, the Detroit Red Wings have signed defenseman Nick Jensen to a 2-year extension. https://twitter.com/AnsarKhanMLive/status/836248837966680066 https://twitter.com/DetroitRedWings/status/836248388345675776 Jensen, who is 26-years-old, was originally drafted by the...
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RUMOR: Red Wings talking trades with Maple Leafs

The NHL trade market is set to ramp up in the next few days, as teams have until Wednesday at 3pm to set their...

BREAKING: Red Wings trade F Tomas Jurco to Blackhawks

The Detroit Red Wings have traded forward Tomas Jurco to the Chicago Blackhawks. In return for Jurco, the Wings receive a 3rd round pick...
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Elliotte Friedman: Red Wings are “open for business”

It's been a dreary season for the Detroit Red Wings. With just 22 games remaining on the schedule, they're dead last in the Atlantic...
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Report: Red Wings could potentially extend Brendan Smith rather than deal him

Well, this probably isn't the news that most Detroit Red Wings fans were expecting. NHL Insider Chris Nichols reported on Tuesday that per TSN's Bob McKenzie, the...
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Drew Miller wants out of Detroit, seeking trade and fresh start

The Detroit Red Wings sent Drew Miller down to the Grand Rapids Griffins back on January 31 and has played in just five games for...

ON THIS DAY: Gordie Howe eclipses 50 points in a season for 21st time...

The late Detroit Red Wings legend Gordie Howe has countless milestones to his name. February 21 marks the 47th anniversary of yet another record...
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What has happened to Dylan Larkin?

The Detroit Red Wings are in danger of missing the playoffs for the first time since the 1989-1990 season. They sit in last place...

Has anyone seen Justin Abdelkader recently?

  Where the heck is Justin Abdelkader? The Muskegon, MI native and former Michigan State Spartan has been a ghost for the Red Wings all season....

Thomas Vanek expected to return tonight against St. Louis

The Detroit Red Wings take on the St. Louis Blues Wednesday night at home, looking to end a four-game losing streak. The team received...

Red Wings F Gustav Nyquist suspended 6 games by NHL

The NHL Department of Player Safety came down relatively hard on the Detroit Red Wings' Gus Nyquist on Wednesday, handing him a six game...

Jeff Blashill’s odds of being next NHL coach fired now 8-1 following four-game slide

The Detroit Red Wings are at the bottom of the Atlantic Division, which has resulted in the chances of head coach Jeff Blashill being the next...

Red Wings to wear ‘Mr. I’ patch honoring Mike Ilitch

The Detroit Red Wings will be honoring owner Mike Ilitch with a special shoulder patch on their jerseys starting tonight when they host the...

Pavel Datsyuk welcomes Pavel Jr. to the world!

Former Detroit Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk's family has just gotten bigger. https://twitter.com/DMilsteinHockey/status/831142390899556352 Datsyuk confirmed through his agent Dan Milstein that he and his wife Maria...

JUST IN: NHL commissioner Gary Bettman says All-Star Game will come to Little Caesars...

On Monday, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman joined the Jamie and Stoney show on 97.1 the ticket to talk about the passing of Mike Ilitch and...

JUST IN: Mike Ilitch visitation schedule announced

On Friday, Mike Ilitch passed away at the age of 87. He was always loyal to his teams, his fans, and to the city...

Gus Nyquist offered in-person hearing for high-stick on Jared Spurgeon

Detroit Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist could be missing the next few games. Following his dangerous high-stick to the face of Minnesota Wild forward Jared...

Kris Draper, Kirk Maltby fondly remember Mike Ilitch

Kris Draper and Kirk Maltby were integral members of Detroit's famous "Grind Line," and both have their name on the Stanley Cup four times...

Red Wings F Gus Nyquist sends dirty cheap shot to Wild’s Spurgeon (VIDEO)

Detroit Red Wings forward Gus Nyquist could be in some hot water with the NHL Department of Player Safety after he sent a cheap...

Mike Ilitch returned the Detroit Red Wings to prominence

"I always told people you were too smart to get involved with a lousy team like this," I said. He almost blushed. "Well, you know I've always wanted...
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Scotty Bowman and Steve Yzerman react to Mike Ilitch passing

The Detroit Red Wings hired Scotty Bowman in 1993 to help put them over the top, and the team enjoyed three Stanley Cup championships...