NHL, Players Agree In Principle To Realignment; Wings Move East

DETROIT, Mich.– The NHL and it’s players union, the NHLPA, have agreed in principle on a deal to realign the league beginning next season. “After discussions with the Executive Board, the NHLPA has given consent to realignment, to be re-evaluated following the 2014-15 season,” NHLPA executive director Donald Fehr said in a statement released Thursday … Read more

Red Wings Aim To Build Momentum On Latest Win

[singlepic id=59 w=484 h=100 float=center]   Matchup: Edmonton Oilers vs. Detroit Red Wings Venue: Joe Louis Arena; Detroit, MI Time: 7:30 pm EST Television: Detroit- FS-D; Edmonton-SNET-W   The Detroit Red Wings (11-8-4, 26 points, 6th place Western Conference) bounced back in a big way Tuesday night when they took a thrilling 2-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche. They will … Read more

Red Wings Look To Rebound From Tough Loss

[singlepic id=69 w=484 h=100 float=center] Matchup: Colorado Avalanche vs. Detroit Red Wings Venue: Joe Louis Arena; Detroit, MI Time: 7:30 pm EST Television: Detroit- FS-D; Colorado-Altitude Once considered to be the best rivalry in the NHL in the 1990’s with two of the top teams in the league, the Detroit Red Wings (10-8-4, 24 points, 8th … Read more

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