Pavel Datsyuk swipes helmet off Corey Perry’s head before fighting him [VIDEO]

It was October 8, 2010, when Detroit Red Wings former star Pavel Datsyuk recorded a Gordie Howe hat trick. He scored a goal, notched an assist, and fought Anaheim Ducks scorer Corey Perry. On opening night, no less. On a delayed penalty to the Ducks, and after a saved shot on net by the Red Wings, … Read more

Forward Bobby Ryan discusses reasoning for joining Detroit Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings signed forward Bobby Ryan to a one-year contract on the first day of NHL free agency last month after his buyout from the Ottawa Senators. Embed from Getty Images Ryan, who has also played in the NHL for the Anaheim Ducks, earned the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy for 2020 as the … Read more

Red Wings fans chant “You Got Kron-walled!” during 2013 Playoffs (VIDEO)

Nobody could dish out hits quite like former Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall! The Anaheim Ducks and forward Kyle Palmieri were the unfortunate recipients of that fact during the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs, a series that Detroit would prevail in a thrilling seven games. We’re throwing it back to Game 4 at Joe Louis … Read more

Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg’s OT goal forces Game 7 vs. Ducks (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings returned to Joe Louis Arena in a 3-2 series deficit against the Anaheim Ducks during the 2013 Western Conference Quarter-Finals after an overtime loss in Game 5. They’d turn the tables on the Ducks in Game 6, winning 4-3 in overtime thanks to a Henrik Zetterberg goal shortly into the first … Read more

Flashback: Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson beats up Corey Perry

There were fans of the Detroit Red Wings who got the news they’d been hoping to hear for a while now. Maligned defenseman Jonathan Ericsson has decided to call it a career after this season concludes after this season following 11 years in the NHL. Let’s throw it back to the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs, … Read more

Dylan Larkin ties it late, Dennis Cholowski scores OT winner

The Detroit Red Wings won their third straight game on Tuesday night, completing a come-from-behind victory over the Anaheim Ducks in overtime to win 4-3! Dylan Larkin’s goal with 37 seconds remaining in regulation came on a 6-on-3 advantage following two quick penalties to the Ducks and goaltender Jonathan Bernier pulled for an extra skater. … Read more

Happy birthday, Hank: Top 5 Henrik Zetterberg goals

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Trying to narrow down a list of amazing Henrik Zetterberg goals down to just 5 was really difficult to do. Over his great career, Hank has scored some of the most memorable goals in Detroit Red Wings history, especially in crucial situations. Here is my attempt at narrowing his extensive collection of goals down to 5. #5 … Read more

Offside call, turnovers cost Red Wings against Ducks

The Detroit Red Wings suffered their first defeat of the season in Tuesday night’s matchup against the Anaheim Ducks at Little Caesars Arena, dropping a 3-1 decision. Filip Hornet’s first of the season gave Detroit the 1-0 lead late in the 2nd period, but three third period goals by Anaheim would seal the Red Wings’ … Read more

On this Day: Dan Cleary nets late game winner in Game 7 vs. Ducks (VIDEO)

It’s already been 11 years, and it’s hard to believe! Embed from Getty Images The Detroit Red Wings and the Anaheim Ducks faced off on May 14, 2009 at Joe Louis Arena in a Game 7 with a Western Conference Finals berth at stake. Jiri Hudler gave Detroit a 1-0 lead in the first period, … Read more

EDITORIAL: Broken (Red) Wings that can still be mended

The Red Wings’ record is not what they would like it to be, but players are feeling optimistic about their play despite the early results. Judging the Detroit Red Wings season so far, they’re not that great record-wise after their first three games, at 0-1-2. However, their on-ice performance since the season opener against the … Read more

GOAL! Darren Helm takes his own rebound, buries his first goal of the season

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The Detroit Red Wings went into the second period against the Anaheim Ducks with a 1-0 lead. This was courtesy of Tyler Bertuzzi’s 2nd goal of the season. They’ll go into the second period up a goal as well, thanks to Darren Helm. The Red Wings let in a goal during the 2nd period, when … Read more

GAMEDAY: Red Wings playing Ducks on historic night for franchises

The Detroit Red Wings are still seeking their first win of the 2018-19 season. They’ll look to improve to 1-1-1 on the season tonight against the 2-0-0 Anaheim Ducks. (10:00pm ET) But tonight is a different night for more than one reason. Not only is tonight the home opener for the Ducks’ regular season, there’s also … Read more

Jonathan Bernier excited for crease competition with Jimmy Howard

The Detroit Red Wings were in need of an established presence to play behind Jimmy Howard going into this offseason following the trade of Petr Mrazek and departure of Jared Coreau. They found it in veteran Jonathan Bernier, and he’s aiming at being more than just a backup. With a record of 19-13-3 with a … Read more

Red Wings’ losing skid is now their longest since 1986

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The only good thing about this Detroit Red Wings season is that it will end eventually. Following last night’s 4-2 loss to the Anaheim Ducks at Honda Center, the soon-to-be eliminated from playoff contention Red Wings have now lost nine consecutive games – the longest such skid since 1986. Though they haven’t always looked bad … Read more