Evgeny Svechnikov already paying dividends for Red Wings

Evgeny Svechnikov is already paying dividends for the Detroit Red Wings. The former 2015 1st round selection has made the most of his debut this season, scoring twice in the two games that he’s played. He tallied in Detroit’s 5-3 win on Saturday night, and again during last night’s setback. For the Russian forward, it … Read more

Top 5 Detroit Red Wings goaltenders of all-time

We all know that throughout the history of the Detroit Red Wings, great men have worn the winged wheel between the pipes. Amazing saves have been made, and championships have been won with these goalies in the net for the Red Wings. These are the 5 greatest goaltenders in Red Wings history. #5 – Mike … Read more

Dylan Larkin to miss Red Wings’ series vs. Chicago with upper-body injury

The Detroit Red Wings will be without their captain for their upcoming two-game series against the Chicago Blackhawks. Head coach Jeff Blashill announced that Larkin would be missing the next two games with an upper body injury suffered during Thursday’s win over Nashville: Jeff Blashill says Dylan Larkin (undisclosed) will miss Red Wings weekend series … Read more

Bobby Ryan happy to be with Red Wings, but understands if trade happens

Detroit Red Wings forward Bobby Ryan happens to be playing on a one-year contract, and has been listed as a prime candidate to be flipped at the trade deadline in exchange for draft capital. But until or if that happens, Ryan is certainly enjoying his time wearing the Winged Wheel. “When I signed, I knew … Read more

Odds for next NHL coach to be fired released

NHL: Detroit Red Wings at Washington Capitals

Detroit Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman made the call to retain head coach Jeff Blashill for another season, despite the fact that his team compiled an NHL worst 17-49-5 record last season prior to the COVID-19 shutdown. Yzerman’s reasoning for his decision was that it wouldn’t be fair to judge Blashill’s performance as a … Read more

Steve Yzerman punches Rob Ramage before doing Floyd Mayweather impersonation [Video]

Steve Yzerman may not have been in very many fights in his career with the Detroit Red Wings, but you are about to see that he was capable of floating like a butterfly and stinging like a bee if needed. Well, actually, as you will see in the video below, Yzerman stings like a bee … Read more

5 Former Detroit Red Wings who should have their number retired

There is no question about it that the Detroit Red Wings have had a storied history which has included some great players. Of those players, only eight have had the honor of having their number retired. No. 1 – Terry Sawchuk No. 4 – Red Kelly No. 5 – Nicklas Lidstrom No. 7 – Ted … Read more

Former NHL All-Star Jeff O’Neill rips Mike Babcock with scathing comments

It’s no secret that former Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock has an impressive coaching resume. However, his career came under scrutiny following his dismissal by the Toronto Maple Leafs last season. Multiple reports from former (and current) players painted Babcock in a less-than-flattering light regarding his treatment of them and coaching style. One … Read more

Jeff Blashill still has “no idea” when Tyler Bertuzzi will be back for Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings have been without forward Tyler Bertuzzi since he suffered an upper body injury in early February against the Florida Panthers. And according to head coach Jeff Blashill, there’s no official timetable for his return. While speaking after today’s practice at Little Caesars Arena, Blashill said that he’s got “no idea” when … Read more

Why the Red Wings should bring back Tomas Tatar

The Detroit Red Wings need goal scoring. A former player of theirs is rather good at depositing the puck behind opposition goaltenders. And he just so happens to be a pending free-agent. Let’s talk about a Tomas Tatar reunion in the Motor City. Originally drafted 60th overall by the Red Wings in 2009, Tatar would … Read more

Steve Yzerman explains how he judges progress of rebuilding Red Wings

It hasn’t been the most pleasant of seasons for the rebuilding Detroit Red Wings. Following a modest 2-2 start to the 2020-21 campaign, they’ve won just three additional games and currently sit at 5-12-3. Among their problems is a maddeningly inefficient powerplay and difficulty scoring goals. However, their win-loss record isn’t how GM Steve Yzerman … Read more

Steve Yzerman gives update on injured 1st round pick Lucas Raymond

While things on the ice may not look very pleasant at the time being for the Detroit Red Wings, fans can rest their hat on the knowledge that their team is projected to enjoy a bright future. However, one major part of the future suffered a setback that will keep him sidelined. Thankfully, not for … Read more

Top 5 Detroit Red Wings trades in past 30 years

The Detroit Red Wings have had a long history of success, including making the playoffs for 25 consecutive seasons (1991-2016). A lot of their success can be attributed to drafting, but there is another aspect that has made this team great over the decades. Trades have helped complement the draft success to earn the team … Read more