Patrick Roy resigns as Avalanche coach

Former Detroit Red Wings nemesis Patrick Roy has resigned as head coach of the Colorado Avalanche, a position he had held since 2013. In addition, Roy is also resigning as vice president of hockey operations, effectively terminating his professional relationship with the Avalanche. Roy returned to Colorado to serve as vice president of hockey operations … Read more

Tigers recall Warwick Saupold from Toledo, place Cameron Maybin on the DL

The Detroit Tigers are getting some bullpen help. They’ve recalled right-hander Warwick Saupold following Tuesday night’s 15-inning marathon against the Seattle Mariners. CONFIRMED: @MudHens RHP Warwick Saupold promoted to #Tigers. — John Wagner (@JohnWagnerSport) August 10, 2016 Saupold’s stay in the big leagues may be short stayed, however. Bruce Rondon is expected to re-join the … Read more

Report: Prince Fielder’s career may be over

According to multiple reports, former Detroit Tiger Prince Fielder’s career is over following his second neck surgery last month in just over two years. Sources: Prince Fielder’s career appears over. #Rangers expected to hold press conference tomorrow. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) August 9, 2016 Fielder, currently with the Texas Rangers, required a cervical fusion to … Read more

WATCH: KHL Defenseman Attempts to Fight Everyone

Talk about a hothead! A pre-season game between the KHL’s Kazakhstan-based club Barys Astana and the China-based Kunlun Red Star was suspended just minutes after the opening face-off. The reason? Barys defenseman Damir Ryspayev decided to turn into a one-man wrecking crew and attempt to fight everyone he saw. https://twitter.com/JeffVeillette/status/762682992728866816 Ryspayev began by sucker-punching a Kunlun player, and … Read more

Red Wings prospects ranked No. 21 in NHL

The Detroit Red Wings and their fans have every reason to feel optimistic about the team’s future. Their plethora of young talent waiting in the wings (pun?) is enough to make anyone have confidence that the Red Wings will be able to continue their winning ways. However, Brett Slawson of thehockeywriters.com wasn’t quite as kind to … Read more

Happy Birthday Dylan Larkin! [Video]

Detroit Red Wings forward Dylan Larkin exploded onto the scene during the 2015-2016 NHL season, and quickly became an integral part of Detroit’s offense. He scored his first NHL goal in his first NHL game, and hasn’t looked back. He’s viewed as one of the key pieces to Detroit’s future success, and will be looking to build off a successful rookie year.

Today, Larkin celebrates his 20th birthday, so let’s also celebrate by re-living his best moments from his first year with the Red Wings!

Happy Birthday Xavier Ouellet!

The Detroit Red Wings have a plethora of young, promising defensemen currently being groomed in Grand Rapids as members of Detroit’s AHL affiliate. Perhaps the most promising is Xavier Ouellet, who has already seen NHL action and is on the verge of taking the next step in his career.

Today, he’s celebrating his 23rd birthday! so let’s celebrate by taking a look back at his first NHL goal!

Petr Mrazek career highlights [Video]

Petr Mrazek has emerged as the starting goaltender of the Detroit Red Wings, and was recently signed to a new contract to keep him in Hockeytown for the next two seasons. Let’s re-live some of his best saves in the Winged Wheel so far!

MLB, NHL to begin streaming live games on Twitter

Fans will soon be able to watch baseball and hockey games on Twitter. Twitter announced that it will begin live-streaming games from the NHL and MLB, in addition to a new nightly show called The Rally, produced by mobile video company 120 Sports. They’ll be available once per week to logged-in and logged-out Twitter users in the US and … Read more

Red Wings re-sign Mitch Callahan to one-year deal

The Detroit Red Wings have made an additional roster move today, inking prospect forward Mitch Callahan to a one-year deal. UPDATE: The #RedWings today re-signed right wing Mitch Callahan to a one-year contract: https://t.co/qmdyKrMfr8 pic.twitter.com/B26HZOq9DP — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) July 21, 2016 The contract is worth $600,000 at the NHL level and $175,000 in the … Read more

Brad Richards announces retirement from the NHL

Former Detroit Red Wings forward Brad Richards is officially hanging up his skates. [email protected]_1991 retires from @NHL after 15 seasons: https://t.co/AEJvYRsL50 — NHLPA (@NHLPA) July 20, 2016 Richards, 36, spent 15 seasons in the NHL and suited up for the Tampa Bay Lightning, Dallas Stars, New York Rangers, Chicago Blackhawks, and most recently, the Detroit … Read more

Luke Glendening excited to return to Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings forward Luke Glendening was a walk-on at the University of Michigan and ended up earning their captaincy. Now, he’s under contract with Detroit through the 2020-21 Season. After signing a four year, $7.2 million deal ($1.8 million cap hit), he reiterated how fortunate he felt to be back. “It’s a huge blessing,” Glendening … Read more

Red Wings ink D Filip Hronek to entry-level deal

The Detroit Red Wings made another roster move Thursday, signing prospect defenseman Filip Hronek to a three-year entry-level deal. UPDATE: The #RedWings today signed D Filip Hronek to a three-year entry-level contract: https://t.co/E0j1F84iZW pic.twitter.com/o3vAT2m6bH — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) July 14, 2016 Hronek, 18, was selected 53rd overall in the second round of this year’s … Read more

Red Wings re-sign Pulkkinen to a one-year deal

The Detroit Red Wings have locked up another one of their young assets, re-signing forward Teemu Pulkkinen to a one-year deal. The Red Wings official twitter feed broke the news with a nod to the popular Pokémon app craze: UPDATE: The Detroit #RedWings today re-signed RW Teemu Pokémon to a one-year contract: https://t.co/5krS3tHNqa pic.twitter.com/E5EKDGWbon — Detroit … Read more