5 Free agent goaltenders the Detroit Red Wings should consider

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With the Detroit Red Wings officially now in the offseason, fans will be pining to see what moves GM Steve Yzerman will be making as he continues the rebuilding process of the team that he’s been at the helm for since 2019. Of course, his biggest move as GM so far took place over the … Read more

Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill explains team’s focus entering final week of the season

The Detroit Red Wings broke a three-game winless skid this afternoon, blanking the New Jersey Devils by a 3-0 final score at Prudential Center thanks to 17 saves from goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic. With his 4th shutout, he becomes the 1st rookie Red Wings goaltender since Roger Crozier in 1964-65 to record four shutouts in a … Read more

Mayhem erupts on the ice after Red Wings defeat Bruins [Video]

The good news is that the Detroit Red Wings were able to finally break their six-game losing streak, coming back from an 0-2 deficit to defeat the Boston Bruins by a 5-3 final score tonight at Little Caesars Arena. Goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic turned in a strong performance, turning aside 47 Bruins shots. After the final … Read more

Red Wings F Lucas Raymond bloodied in melee that nearly included the goaltenders [Video]

While the Detroit Red Wings and Minnesota Wild have never been rivals, the end of tonight’s second period certainly resembled the legendary battles between Detroit and the Colorado Avalanche. The Wild attempted to crash the net as the period expired, leading to a melee that even included goaltender Cam Talbot charging down the ice ala … Read more

Red Wings G Alex Nedeljkovic scores on himself in brutal blunder [Video]

Detroit Red Wings goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic has been struggling of late, to say the least. He was yanked during Tuesday night’s debacle against the Arizona Coyotes (before making it back into the net after Thomas Greiss was yanked as well), finishing with seven goals allowed on 27 shots. His goals-against average in his past four games … Read more

Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill laments lack of pride after humiliating loss to Coyotes

The boos rained down from the fans that stayed behind at Little Caesars Arena as the Detroit Red Wings exited the ice after their ugliest loss of the season. In what should have been a relatively easy two points in the standings for the host Red Wings, they instead allowed the 31st-place Arizona Coyotes to … Read more

Red Wings legend Nicklas Lidstrom predicts Calder Trophy winner

The Detroit Red Wings boast not one, but three – count them, three candidates that are all in contention for the NHL’s Calder Trophy as the League’s top rookie for 2021-22. The trio of forward Lucas Raymond, defenseman Moritz Seider and goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic have all made major differences in the fortunes of the Red … Read more

Detroit Red Wings 2021-22 Midseason Report Card

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The Detroit Red Wings have reached the halfway point of the 2021-22 NHL Season, and while things haven’t always been completely smooth sailing, the team is enjoying an energized campaign that has been fueled by the emergence of rookies Lucas Raymond, Moritz Seider, and Alex Nedeljkovic. As of tonight, the team currently sits just 5 … Read more

5 Bold predictions for the Detroit Red Wings in 2022

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The Detroit Red Wings are currently in a playoff spot ahead of their matchup against the Los Angeles Kings tonight. Be honest, who would have predicted that? GM Steve Yzerman has made his mark on the franchise that he helped as much as anyone resurrect from the dead during his playing years, and he’s once … Read more

Handful of Red Wings players and coaches placed in COVID-19 protocol

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The Detroit Red Wings continue to be affected by COVID-19. The team announced that forwards Givani Smith and Carter Rowney, goaltender Alex Nedeljkovoc, head coach Jeff Blashill and assistant Alex Tanguay have been placed on the team COVID-19 protocol list: UPDATE: The #RedWings have placed Givani Smith, Carter Rowney, Alex Nedeljkovic, head coach Jeff Blashill … Read more

Red Wings G Alex Nedeljkovic praises fans after 2-1 win over Islanders

The Detroit Red Wings were able to stop a three-game losing streak last night at home against the New York Islanders, holding on for a 2-1 victory thanks to goals from Dylan Larkin and Michael Rasmussen. However, the player they have most to thank is goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic, who turned in another strong performance with … Read more

Dylan Larkin wins bet against Ohio native Alex Nedeljkovic

The Michigan Wolverines defeated the Ohio State Buckeyes on the gridiron on Saturday afternoon, breaking a winless streak against their chief rivals of eight straight games and earning their first ever Big Ten East title; they’ll be competing for the Big Ten Championship this Saturday against Iowa. And you can bet that more than a … Read more

Alex Nedeljkovic makes absolutely filthy save to preserve Detroit Red Wings lead [Video]

Alex Nedeljkovic is making his case to be Detroit’s permanent starter in net! He came through again tonight against the St. Louis Blues with absolute highway robbery, diving across the crease and taking a sure goal away from defenseman Marco Scandella with a sick glove stop: WHAT. A. STOP! Ned with absolute robbery! #LGRW pic.twitter.com/xvU3aTDRHJ … Read more

Vladislav Namestnikov gives shoutout to Red Wings fans after exciting win vs. Oilers

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The Detroit Red Wings look far removed right now from the team that was stuck in an 0-3-1 rut without one or both of their top forwards in Dylan Larkin and Tyler Bertuzzi last week. They’ve since rattled off three straight wins, the most recent coming last night against the high-powered offense of the visiting … Read more

Alex Nedeljkovic makes sick stick save to preserve Red Wings lead over Blackhawks [Video]

Detroit Red Wings goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic picked up his first win with his new squad tonight against the Chicago Blackhawks, stopping 32 of the 35 shots he faced en route to a 6-3 victory. But it was his stick save during the third period on Hawks forward Alex DeBrincat that preserved the win. During Chicago’s … Read more