Red Wings Try To Bounce Back Against Sharks

[singlepic id=93 w=484 h=100 float=center]   Matchup: Detroit Red Wings vs. San Jose Sharks Venue: HP Pavilion; San Jose, California Time: 10:30 pm EST Television: Detroit– FS-Detroit; San Jose– CSN-California   Usually when the Detroit Red Wings (9-8-3, 21 points, 8th place Western Conference) and San Jose Sharks (9-6-3, 21 points, 8th place Western Conference) get together, it is a … Read more

Red Wings Look To Keep Momentum On Their Side

[singlepic id=83 w=484 h=100 float=center]   Matchup: Detroit Red Wings vs. Los Angeles Kings Venue: Staples Center; Los Angeles, California Time: 10:00 pm EST   Coming off two of their most dominant victories of the season, the  Detroit Red Wings (9-7-3, 21 points, 8th place Western Conference) will look to keep their new found momentum going as … Read more

Black Hockey Stars Of Today,Yesterday And Tomorrow Paid Little Cultural Reverence

Welcome to a new weekly column by Kyle Bauer on various happenings in national and local sports. Normally, this column will run every Sunday, it ran today because Kyle doesn’t know how to use wordpress. Agree or disagree with the author? Please comment below or let him know your thoughts by email, [email protected] or twitter, … Read more

NHL Realignment Proposal: Red Wings Moving East?

KALAMAZOO, Michigan —– A report from CBC’s Elliotte Friedman that aired on tonight’s Hockey Night in Canada has major news regarding NHL realignment for next year. According to the report, the NHL and NHLPA are working on a proposal that has the Columbus Blue Jackets and the Detroit Red Wings moving to the Eastern Conference … Read more

Bertuzzi hospitalized with back pain

Todd Bertuzzi may be done for the season, or more seeing as how he is 38. The Detroit Free Press reported earlier tonight that Bertuzzi had been admitted to the hospital with extreme back pain. Bertuzzi has missed Detroit’s last three games with his chronically-injured back and, following a 5-3 win over St. Louis last Thursday, … Read more

The First Step Is Admitting You’re Wrong and Damien Brunner Is So Right

By Kyle Bauer Welcome to a new weekly column by Kyle Bauer on various happenings in national and local sports. Normally, this column will run every Sunday, today is an exception. Agree or disagree with the author? Please comment below or let him know your thoughts by email, [email protected] or twitter, @kyle_bauer July 1. marked … Read more

Bertuzzi out, Andersson up

With the injuries counting to mount for the Detroit Red Wings, they have once again dipped into their reserves. Forward Joakim Andersson, 24, has been called up from the Grand Rapids Griffins to fill in for Todd Bertuzzi whose chronic bad back is acting up again. In 36 games with the Griffins this season, the … Read more

Flames Extinguish Red Wings; 4-1

DETROIT, MI — The crippled Red Wings were handed their 2nd straight loss on Tuesday night at the hand of the Calgary Flames. It wasn’t so much that the Red Wings played a poor game, the Flames just played better. They did everything that a road team could want in this game. They scored early, … Read more

Red Wings’ Brendan Smith out 3-4 weeks (shoulder)

Detroit Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith said he will miss 3-4 weeks with a “normal AC sprain” in his right shoulder. Smith, 23, suffered the injury Saturday against Columbus in a collision with the Blue Jackets’ Derek MacKenzie. “It didn’t really hurt right away but then I skated to the blue line and the shoulder felt a little weird,” Smith … Read more