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EDITORIAL: It’s a no-brainer, the Red Wings must protect Petr Mrazek

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and...

STREAK SNAPPED: Red Wings officially eliminated from Stanley Cup Playoff contention

All good things must come to an end, and I guess that holds true even for the Detroit Red Wings. The Red Wings amazing 25...

Red Wings famous playoff streak could end as early as tonight

It's absolutely no secret that the Red Wings have struggled this season. Fans have been forced to accept that the team they've watched be...

Hurricanes’ Lack stretchered off ice after Athanasiou scores overtime winner for...

The Detroit Red Wings walked away overtime winners in their 4th straight overtime, as Andreas Athanasiou beat Carolina Hurricanes goalie Eddie Lack to give...

GOTTA SEE IT: Anthony Mantha’s filthy mitts give Red Wings thrilling...

Anthony Mantha scored a goal of the year candidate for the Detroit Red Wings as he fired a shot past Montreal goaltender Al Montoya,...

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...

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...

BLOODY FIGHT! Former Wolverine Jacob Trouba gets in bloody battle with...

For the 2nd time this week, a fellow Michigander gets in a spirited bout in an NHL hockey game. Earlier this week it was...

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...

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...

OTD in 1996: Chris Osgood scores empty net goal [Video]

Former Detroit Red Wings goaltender Chris Osgood was known for making big saves. He was also known as one of the few goalies to...

FIGHT!! Former WMU Bronco Luke Witkowski goes toe-to-toe with New York’s...

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...

WATCH: Tampa Bay F Nikita Kucherov fools Buffalo G Robin Lehner

Most players like to make a move or shoot the puck in a shootout. Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov did something a little...

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...

OUCH: Goal-less Riley Sheahan nails Coach Blashill on the bench with...

As if we needed more reasons to ridicule Riley Sheahan. The only Red Wings forward yet to light the lamp this season somehow managaed...

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...

BUZZER BEATER: Tomas Tatar beats the clock to tie the game...

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

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....

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...

WATCH: Justin Abdelkader scores in OT to lift Wings over Canucks

The Detroit Red Wings have been busy so far at the trade deadline trading away Tomas Jurco, Brendan Smith and Steve Ott. That doesn't...

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...

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...

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...

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...

TBT: Johan Franzen scores four goals against San Jose Sharks [VIDEO]

The Detroit Red Wings have had a horrible season thus far sitting in last place in the Eastern Conference. Let's throw it back to May...

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...

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...

WATCH: Detroit Red Wings and Warrior Hockey surprise FAR Flyers

The Detroit Red Wings and Warrior Hockey teamed up Tuesday afternoon as part of the NHL's 'Hockey is For Everyone' month. They surprised the...

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...

FLASHBACK FIGHTS: Red Wings’ Jordin Tootoo takes on Calgary’s Steve Begin

The Detroit Red Wings playoff streak may come to an end this year. But we can still watch and enjoy some good fights! Former Red...

Red Wings F Gus Nyquist sends dirty cheap shot to Wild’s...

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

WATCH: Mike Ilitch calls defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom ‘Rock of Gibraltar’

Mike Ilitch had great success throughout his lifetime. He wanted each of his teams to succeed so he used his money to bring in...

Former UM star Taylor Lewan wants fighting legalized in the NFL

Taylor Lewan had a checkered career at the University of Michigan. No one can deny his physical skills as an offensive lineman. However, he was certainly...

JUST IN: Red Wings D Ericsson out long term with broken...

The Detroit Red Wings will be without defenseman Jonathan Ericsson for up to 2 months after he suffered a fractured wrist in Thursday night's...

WATCH: Andreas Athanasiou scores beautiful goal against Washington

Detroit Red Wings forward Andreas Athanasiou made the great Alex Ovechkin look like a fool Thursday night. Athanasiou was able to get past Ovechkin and...

OUCH: Jonathan Ericsson leaves game after awkward hit from Backstrom (VIDEO)

Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson was forced to leave Thursday night's game against the Washington Capitals with what the team is calling an...

WATCH: 2002 Red Wings Stanley Cup team honored Tuesday against Columbus

The Detroit Red Wings honored the 2002 Stanley Cup team Tuesday night at Joe Louis Arena when they hosted the Columbus Blue Jackets. https://twitter.com/DetroitRedWings/status/829047809898848260 The Wings'...

HELLO? SIRI?: NHL official pulls out iPhone for video review

Maybe he just needed to phone a friend? Maybe he needed help with the definition of "goal" or in this case "offside". Whatever the case...

BLIND REFS: Minnesota goal stands even when they’re clearly offside (VIDEO)

Another night, another officiating controversy in the National Hockey League. Last night in Detroit, tonight in St. Paul. The play in question tonight was...

GARBAGE CALL: Red Wings lose after blind refs blow missed slash...

Hot wings are usually a good thing, but not tonight. The Red Wings and their 20,000 fans at Joe Louis Arena are steaming tonight...

FLASHBACK FIGHTS: Line brawl between Red Wings and Rangers [VIDEO]

On February 9, 1992 Detroit Red Wings forward Bob Probert and New York Rangers forward Tie Domi dropped the gloves. Both were well known...

Frans Nielsen, Niklas Kronwall out next two games for Red Wings;...

The Detroit Red Wings have put forward Frans Nielsen on short-term IR and in turn are activating forward Steve Ott. https://twitter.com/AnsarKhanMLive/status/828641726906695680 Nielsen will miss at least the next...

INJURY UPDATE: Kronwall, Nielsen out tonight; Howard to play tonight in...

A few injury notes from Nashville, where the Detroit Red Wings morning skate concluded just a couple hours ago. The Wings will be without...

JUST IN: Toronto claims D Alexey Marchenko off waivers from Red...

The Toronto Maple Leafs have claimed defensemen Alexey Marchenko from the Detroit Red Wings today. Marchenko was placed on waivers Friday to make room for...

JUST IN: Red Wings place D Alexey Marchenko on waivers

The Detroit Red Wings announced they have placed defenseman Alexey Marchenko on waivers. The move comes in order to make room for Brendan Smith...

TBT: Gustav Nyquist scores first NHL goal [VIDEO]

Detroit Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist may not be living up to the hype we all once thought he was, but he started his...

Despite All-Star selection, Frans Nielsen has not been worth his contract

When the Detroit Red Wings signed center Frans Nielsen to a six-year, $31.5 million contract in the offseason, the team never expected Nielsen to...

Dylan Larkin returning for Red Wings tonight; Drew Miller being assigned...

The Detroit Red Wings and head coach Jeff Blashill announced on Tuesday that they have assigned forward Drew Miller to the Grand Rapids Griffins. https://twitter.com/AnsarKhanMLive/status/826466649914167297 https://twitter.com/greggkrupa/status/826479581876146177 Dylan...