Larkin on North America’s World Cup roster

Detroit Red Wings forward Dylan Larkin has been named to Team North America’s 23 man roster for the upcoming World Cup of Hockey. In addition to his strong rookie campaign with the Red Wings, Larkin continued to impress on the international stage, representing the United States at the 2016 IIHF World Championship. In 10 games … Read more

Why the Red Wings should trade for Corey Perry

Even though you most likely read that title and scoffed, hear me out. The Detroit Red Wings’ offense needs help. Goal scoring was down this season from last, and every player on the roster took a step backwards in terms of overall offensive production. If GM Ken Holland intends on keeping his team a playoff … Read more

Nyquist pulled from Belmont Stakes

Kentucky Derby winning horse Nyquist has been pulled out of the Belmont Stakes on June 11 due to a blood disorder. Nyquist, who is coming off a third place finish in last weekend’s Preakness, will have to undergo an antibiotic treatment. The condition was revealed after the race, when Nyquist ran a 102-degree temperature. Tests … Read more

Happy birthday Kris Draper!

One of the members of the famed “Grind Line”, Kris Draper will forever be remembered by Detroit Red Wings fans for his hard work and contributions to four Stanley Cup championships in 11 years. Today is his birthday, and we’ll celebrate by re-living his overtime goal in Game 2 of the 1998 Stanley Cup Finals to put Detroit up 2-0 over Washington.

WATCH: Cameron Maybin hits first HR of 2016

Tigers outfielder Cameron Maybin has been a welcome addition to the lineup. Since his return on Monday, Maybin came into Saturday’s game 8 for 13 in his first four games and the team went 3-1 in those games.

In the 3rd inning in Saturday’s game vs the Tampa Bay Rays, Maybin stayed on fire with his first home run of the season, a solo homer to left.

Red Wings expected to interview Todd Richards

The Detroit Red Wings have already filled one half of their two assistant coaching vacancies with the hiring of former Bruins assistant and former Detroit draft pick Doug Houda. They have a good idea on who they’d like to hire to fill the second opening on Jeff Blashill’s staff – former NHL head bench boss … Read more

WATCH: Joe Louis Tribute Video

Born in Alabama, adopted by Detroit.

Boxing great and Motor City icon Joe Louis would have been 103 years old today. Detroiters are reminded daily of his legend while passing the “Fist” in Hart Plaza, as well as the Red Wings playing in the venue named for him. In honor of his birthday, here are some of his greatest highlights.

 

 

3 options the Red Wings have for assistant coaching vacancies

The Red Wings have two assistant coaching vacancies to fill before the start of the 2016-17 Season. Tony Granato accepted the head coaching position at the University of Wisconsin, while Pat Ferschweiler was reassigned to Detroit’s press box. The good news is the Red Wings have several options to replace them. GM Ken Holland and … Read more

Little Caesars Arena won’t have LED roof

The recently named Little Caesars Arena is coming along nicely, and is scheduled to open in time for the 2017-18 season. Fans are excited for the new building, but it was recently revealed that the new home of the Detroit Red Wings will be without one of the state-of-the-art features that reportedly was to be included in … Read more

Injured Drew Miller wants to return to the Red Wings

One of the most underrated penalty-killing forwards in the league, Drew Miller’s season was cut short by injuries, appearing in only 28 games during Detroit’s 2015-16 campaign. He had previously played in 164 consecutive regular season games the past two years. He’s set to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1 after making $1.35 … Read more