NHL: Andreas Athanasiou

Contract discussions not finished between Red Wings, Athanasiou

The Detroit Red Wings and speedy forward Andreas Athanasiou appeared to be on the verge of a messy separation after the team wasn't meeting his contract...
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LOOK: Detroit Red Wings 2017 training camp roster revealed

On Friday, September 15, the NHL season officially kicks off when the Detroit Red Wings have their first training camp practice in Traverse City, Michigan,...

Could Tyler Bertuzzi crack the roster for the Red Wings come opening night?

Tyler Bertuzzi may be the only Grand Rapids Griffins player to join the Red Wings roster for the 2017–18 season. At least, he’s one...

MUST WATCH: ‘Navigating Little Caesars Arena’

As we all know by now, the new Little Caesars Arena will soon be open for business. Both the Detroit Red Wings and the...

Red Wings sign two NHL veterans to professional tryout contracts

While the Detroit Red Wings continue to play the waiting game with forward Andreas Athanasiou, they've taken steps to try and replace the offense they...

GALLERY: Inside look at the now completed Little Caesars Arena

The time has finally come. On Tuesday, there was a ribbon-cutting ceremony held outside Little Caesars Arena, the soon-to-be new home for both the...
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Report: Andreas Athanasiou playing in the KHL a “probability”

The rebuilding Detroit Red Wings are in serious danger of losing one of their only offensive threats. A recent report revealed that Andreas Athanasiou was considering...
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Athanasiou agent: Considerable difference between Detroit, KHL offers

As if the recent revelation that forward Andreas Athanasiou was flirting with an offer from the KHL wasn't enough for Detroit Red Wings fans bitter with...

On this date: Gordie Howe is inducted in the Hockey Hall of Fame

The late great Gordie Howe, on this date, August 24th, in 1972, was inducted in the Hockey Hall of Fame, only one year after...
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JUST IN: Andreas Athanasiou considering leaving Red Wings

Forward Andreas Athanasiou may not be with the Detroit Red Wings for the 2017–18 season. According to sources, the restricted free agent is in...
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REPORT: Detroit Red Wings captain hints at retirement date

Detroit Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg will most likely not play out the final years of the 12-year $73-million contract he signed in 2009....

LOOK: Ice and other fancy gadgets installed at Little Caesars Arena; first octopus sighting

Hard to believe we're already less than four weeks away from the official opening of Little Caesars Arena in the new District Detroit downtown....

LOOK: Little Caesars Arena holding special ‘Preview Week’ prior to official opening

Want to get an exclusive, in-depth look and grand tour of Little Caesars Arena prior to its official opening? Now is your chance! https://twitter.com/LCA_Detroit/status/897897103204208641 Olympia Entertainment...

Former Red Wings coach and GM Bryan Murray dies at 74

There is some sad news to report out of the world of hockey this afternoon. Former Detroit Red Wings general manager and head coach...

LOOK: Al Sabotka spotted driving Zamboni down Woodward Avenue

Al Sabotka is a Red Wings' lifer. Come the official opening of the 2017-18 hockey season, he will be manning the Zamboni at the...
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Red Wings may be over salary cap to begin 2017-18 season

With the way that their cap situation is looking, the Detroit Red Wings figure to be over the salary cap once the 2017-18 season...

Chris Chelios, Ron Rolston tabbed as assistants for Team USA Olympic Hockey

The coaching staff for the United States men's ice hockey team in the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympics next February will certainly have some names...

Red Wings sign top draft pick Michael Rasmussen to a three-year deal

Good news for Red Wings fans. They came to terms with their top draft pick on Saturday, inking center Michael Rasmussen to a three-year...
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LOOK: Detroit Red Wings ‘Final Farewell’ to the Joe will bring tears to your...

As the 2016-2017 Detroit Red Wings season started to wind down, we knew we were not only witnessing the end to an amazing playoff...
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Red Wings looking for Jimmy Howard to regain starting role in net

The good news for the Detroit Red Wings is that they have a trio of goaltenders they can play whenever, which is a growing...
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BREAKING: Detroit Red Wings agree to deal with Tomas Tatar

According to reports, the Detroit Red Wings have agreed to a 4-year, $21.2 million deal with Tomas Tatar. https://twitter.com/DetroitRedWings/status/888496319228071936 https://twitter.com/AnsarKhanMLive/status/888493360629022720 With the move, the Red Wings are...

Player Profile: Getting to know Red Wings’ top pick Michael Rasmussen

The Detroit Red Wings selected Michael Rasmussen, 18, with the ninth overall selection in the 2017 NHL Draft. Time to get to know the franchise's...

LOOK: Little Caesars Arena scoreboard is a sight to behold

Fans of both the Detroit Red Wings and Detroit Pistons are sure going to be in awe as they watch their teams play at...

Tomas Tatar hints at leaving Detroit should long-term deal not be reached

Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas Tatar filed for arbitration earlier this week, with the public intention of seeking at least upwards of $5 million per season...

Red Wings, Griffins renew partnership through 2022

The Detroit Red Wings and the AHL's Grand Rapids Griffins have been partners since 2002, and now they've signed an agreement that will see that...
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Tomas Tatar makes contract demands known to Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings signed restricted free-agent Xavier Ouellet to a two-year contract extension earlier this week. Now, they've turned their attention to Tomas Tatar...
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JUST IN: Red Wings re-sign defenseman Xavier Ouellet

The Detroit Red Wings locked up one of their own restricted free agents today, signing defenseman Xavier Ouellet to a two-year contract extension. https://twitter.com/DetroitRedWings/status/881939423004438532 The French...

Sidney Crosby would “love” to play goal and face ex-Red Wing 1-on-1

Pittsburgh Penguins superstar forward Sidney Crosby isn't very popular around the NHL fan bases outside of Pittsburgh. Needless to say, he still isn't well...

Detroit Red Wings sign Michigan native Luke Witkowski to 1-year deal

Following the signing of veteran defenseman Trevor Daley, the Detroit Red Wings have made another roster move, inking defenseman, and Holland, Michigan native Luke...

REPORT: Detroit Red Wings to sign defenseman Trevor Daley

The Detroit Red Wings are reportedly going to make their first addition of free-agency shortly with the signing of veteran defenseman Trevor Daley. The contract is...

NHL showing that a hard salary cap can fix a lot of problems in...

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Report: Detroit Red Wings ‘contender’ for Stanley Cup Champion defender

When the Detroit Red Wings enter the 2017-2018 regular season they will be hoping to start a new playoff streak. That being said, they...

Breaking: Little Caesars Arena worker perishes after falling from catwalk

There is tragic news out of Detroit this morning. A 46-year-old worker, believed to be an electrician, has passed away after he fell 75 feet...

Report: Hobey Baker finalist Spencer Foo considering Red Wings

Former Union College hockey standout Spencer Foo is reportedly close to making a decision as to which NHL team he'd like to suit up...

BREAKING: Chris Osgood learns Hall of Fame fate…at least for now

Heading into Monday, the hopes were that former Detroit Red Wings goalie Chris Osgood would find out he was headed for the Hockey Hall...

Taking a closer look at the Detroit Red Wings 2017-2018 schedule

After coming off a disappointing season last year, the Detroit Red Wings look to turn things around in 2017-2018. If you are looking to...
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Wait, what? Detroit Red Wings draft defenseman named ‘Lindstrom’ in 2nd Round of NHL...

In 1989, the Detroit Red Wings drafted a defenseman by the name of Nicklas Lidstrom in the 3rd Round of the NHL Draft. Over...

Detroit Red Wings select C Michael Rasmussen with No. 9 pick in NHL Draft

The Detroit Red Wings were positioned to select in the top 10 (9th overall pick) of the NHL Draft for the first time in...

Golden Knights select Tomas Nosek from Red Wings in Expansion Draft

The Detroit Red Wings won't be losing Petr Mrazek to the expansion Vegas Golden Knights, but they will be losing a young piece that...

Detroit Red Wings 2017-2018 Home Opener Announced

The entire 2017-2018 NHL schedule will be released until tomorrow but on Wednesday, the Detroit Red Wings announced that they will play their home...
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3 Red Wings that need to have a bounce back season

Poor defense and special teams are big reasons why the Detroit Red Wings finished at the bottom of the league in 2016-17. Many players...
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Red Wings expose Petr Mrazek for the NHL Expansion Draft

Well, this is certainly an interesting and unexpected development. The NHL expansion draft is June 18-20, and each team was able to protect seven forwards,...

Grand Rapids Griffins celebrate Calder Cup win with McDonald’s

Wheaties cereal has been dubbed throughout the years as the "breakfast of champions". While there's no word on what the Calder Cup champion Grand...

Penguins repeat as Stanley Cup champions

This season, the Detroit Red Wings playoff streak officially came to an end. And now, another milestone of theirs has been snapped. The Pittsburgh Penguins...

Gordie Howe’s name to be removed from Stanley Cup

There will be several new names on the Stanley Cup this season, and they'll belong to either the Pittsburgh Penguins or the Nashville Predators. Unfortunately,...

REPORT: Red Wings parting ways with Chris Chelios

The Detroit Red Wings and Chris Chelios have parted ways. According to TSN's Darren Dreger, Chelios is exploring potential opportunities with the NHLPA, and the...

On This Date: Igor Larionov scores triple overtime game winner in game three of...

A storied franchise with a vast array of memorable moments, the Detroit Red Wings keep us busy in the "on this date" department. For this...

Griffins fall to Crunch in Game 3, still lead Calder Cup series 2-1

For the first time in the 2017 Calder Cup Finals, the Grand Rapids Griffins have suffered the taste of defeat. The Syracuse Crunch got on the board...
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JUST IN: Detroit Red Wings release preseason schedule for 2017-2018 season

With the Stanley Cup Final in full swing, many Detroit Red Wings fans are already looking towards the next season. It all starts with the...

Luke Glendening undergoes ankle surgery, expected to miss 3-4 months

Detroit Red Wings forward Luke Glendening underwent successful surgery on Monday to repair tendon damage in his ankle, and is expected to miss the...

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