Jack Eichel was selected by the Buffalo Sabres with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2015 NHL Draft and though he has only played 21 games in the league, there are rumblings that there is a disconnect and that he could be traded during the offseason. So, what would it cost the Detroit Red … Read more
After being eliminated in the first round the previous season by the Los Angeles Kings, the Detroit Red Wings had an extremely sour taste in their mouths. During the off-season, general manager, Ken Holland would go out and add three big pieces to the Wings’ roster in goalie Dominik Hasek and forwards Brett Hull & … Read more
Former Detroit Red Wings forward Martin Lapointe endeared himself to fans in the Motor City with his hard-nosed play, his knack for scoring key goals in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and his willingness to defend his teammates. Of course, he also was more than happy to drop the gloves when the occasion required, as Toronto’s … Read more
Steve Yzerman played in 1,514 games during his 22-year NHL career and each and every one of those games was in a Detroit Red Wings uniform. During those games, Yzerman scored 692 goals and as you know, some of them were absolutely amazing. Here is a countdown of Yzerman’s top 10 goals 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
For those of you Detroit Red Wings fans who love concept jerseys (who doesn’t), we have a little something for the old sweet tooth. As you can see below, @Z89Design has outdone himself once again by creating a Red Wings ‘Motor City’ concept jersey that honors the history of Detroit when it comes to the … Read more
If you are a fan of the Detroit Red Wings, there is no question that you loved Bob Probert while he wore the Winged Wheel on his hockey sweater. Probert was one of the greatest fighters in NHL history and it all started on November 11th, 1985 when he squared off against fellow rookie, Craig … Read more
According to the Columbus Blue Jackets, they have decided on their next coach. The Blue Jackets announced just moments ago that they have named Brad Larsen as their eighth head coach in franchise history. Larson has been with the franchise as an assistant for the last seven seasons. NEWS: #CBJ have named Brad Larsen the … Read more
It has been over 25 years since the Detroit Red Wings Russian Five took the ice for the first time together against the Calgary Flames. Here is a video the Red Wings released on the anniversary showing the Top 5 Russian Five moments of all time. Nation, what do you think should be the No. … Read more
One of the legends of Detroit Red Wings folklore, goaltender Mike Vernon earned the 1997 Conn Smythe Trophy as most valuable player of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Of course, he’ll forever also be known for the image of him brawling with Colorado Avalanche goaltender Patrick Roy on March 26, 1997. He sat own virtually with … Read more
Jan. 13, 1988 During his NHL career, former Detroit Red Wings enforcer had plenty of knockouts. But none came quicker than when he KO’d Michel Petit after Petit hit a defenseless Steve Yzerman into the boards. 2 punches. 2 seconds. The End. Nation, what is your favorite Bob Probert fight of all-time?
We already knew that the Detroit Red Wings will have the No. 6 overall pick in the first round of the 2021 NHL Draft, but we now know where their second first round pick will be. With Tampa Bay eliminating the Carolina Hurricanes, the Red Wings second first round pick (via Washington) will be at … Read more
The New York Islanders have seized the momentum right back from the Boston Bruins in their second round Stanley Cup Playoffs series. After Boston took a 2-1 series lead thanks to a Brad Marchand OT goal in Game 3, the Islanders have stormed right back with a pair of victories that puts them one win … Read more
The man known affectionately as “Spuddy” will not be returning to the Detroit Red Wings, though fans had been pining to see him hired by his good friend and former linemate Steve Yzerman. Instead, Yzerman elected to bring back Jeff Blashill behind the Red Wings bench, a decision that was met with a polarizing reaction. … Read more
The collective burden was lifted off Detroit sports fans everywhere when Detroit Red Wings captain Steve Yzerman raised the Stanley Cup over his head at Joe Louis Arena following his team’s sweep of the Philadelphia Flyers, giving the Red Wing their first championship in 42 years. Take a look at the wild celebrations that followed … Read more
For the 1st time since 1979, hockey fans were treated to a playoff matchup between the Canadian Original 6 rivals Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens in a series that went the distance – but it was how it happened that had the hockey world abuzz. The Canadiens were able to pull off the massive … Read more