Former Red Wings coach Jacques Demers suffers stroke

Quebec Senator and former NHL coach Jacques Demers is currently in stable condition at a Montreal hospital after suffering a stroke on Wednesday night. Demers, 71, led the Montreal Canadiens to a Stanley Cup championship in 1993, and also coached the Quebec Nordiques, St. Louis Blues, and Tampa Bay Lightning. But Red Wings fans will forever … Read more

Red Wings’ final three regular season opponents

Following two straight victories last week, the Red Wings find themselves back in the playoff picture. There’s only three regular season games remaining on the schedule, and they’re all equally important as they’ll decide whether or not Detroit’s playoff streak is extended to a 25th consecutive year. Here are their final three regular season opponents. 

“Missed opportunities” could define Red Wings’ season

The Detroit Red Wings entered Montreal on Tuesday night with a chance to overtake the Boston Bruins for third place in the Atlantic Division with a victory over the Canadiens, who have no chance at the playoffs. They didn’t get it done, and now find themselves trailing the Philadelphia Flyers by two points for the … Read more

Red Wings’ next three opponents

Following an embarrassing drubbing at the hands of the Pittsburgh Penguins Saturday at Joe Louis Arena, the Detroit Red Wings will look to rebound and get back on the winning side of things as the end of the regular season draws closer. Their work doesn’t get any easier as they aim for their 25th consecutive … Read more

FLASHBACK: Anthony Mantha scores first career NHL goal

Detroit Red Wings prospect Anthony Mantha, recently called up from the Grand Rapids Griffins, made his home debut for Detroit at Joe Louis Arena against the Montreal Canadiens. With plenty of family and friends in attendance, including grandfather and four-time Stanley Cup champion Andre Pronovost, Mantha took center stage. At 17:27 of the second period, Mantha … Read more

Sheahan, Nyquist among Detroit’s scoring disappointments this season

Much has been made all season about the Detroit Red Wings’ offensive struggles. Currently, they rank 22nd overall in NHL team scoring with 184 goals, which is less than non-playoff teams like Columbus, Arizona, and Calgary – certainly not an ideal stat for a team looking to extend its record playoff streak. While Detroit’s goal-scoring … Read more

Jared Coreau’s mask is a looker!

In response to Petr Mrazek’s illness, the Detroit Red Wings have called up goaltender Jared Coreau from the Grand Rapids Griffins. Red Wings fans may not be very familiar with him, but the first thing they’ll notice about the Perth, Ontario native (aside from his 6’5 stature) is the outstanding Red Wings artwork on his … Read more

Red Wings’ week at a glance

The Detroit Red Wings are coming off a three-game home stand, during which they earned four of a possible six points. They’ll head out on the road for four straight away from the Joe looking to gain additional ground in an extremely tight Eastern Conference. Here are Detroit’s next three opponents. [tie_slideshow] [tie_slide] Tuesday, March … Read more

Niklas Kronwall suffers apparent knee sprain

The Detroit Red Wings may once again be without the services of defenseman Niklas Kronwall for an extended time. He suffered a lower body injury in the 2nd period of Detroit’s 3-2 overtime victory over the New York Rangers on Saturday afternoon and did not return to the game. Afterwards, he said he didn’t feel … Read more

Three reasons why the Red Wings will make the playoffs

[tps_header]We’ve looked at the reasons that would cause the Detroit Red Wings to miss the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time in over two decades. Now, let’s lighten the mood a little bit and look at the reasons why Red Wings fans needn’t worry, because their team will be in the post-season for a … Read more

3 Reasons why the Red Wings will miss the playoffs

[tps_header]Detroit Red Wings fans have gotten used to their team being in a tight race for a playoff spot near the regular season’s end for the past few seasons. This year is going to be no different, though many fans think this could be the year that Detroit’s playoff streak comes to an untimely end. … Read more

Red Wings sign defenseman Dan Renouf

The Detroit Red Wings have reached a two-year, entry level deal with University of Maine defenseman Dan Renouf. Listed at 6-foot-3 and 209 pounds, Renouf was the leading scoring defenseman for the Maine Black Bears, whose alumni include current Red Wings Jimmy Howard and Gustav Nyquist. Renouf scored 10 goals, 28 assists, and had a plus-14 rating … Read more