Bob Probert’s quickest KO comes after cheap shot on Steve Yzerman [Video]

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In honor of what would have been Bob Probert’s 57th birthday, we take a look back to 1988 when he came to the defense of Steve Yzerman. Enjoy! Jan. 13, 1988 During his NHL career, former Detroit Red Wings enforcer Bob Probert had plenty of knockouts. But none came quicker than when he KO’d Michel … Read more

Brendan Shanahan holds his own against Bob Probert in heavyweight battle [Video]

Let’s take a walk down memory lane to December 12, 1996. On that day, the Detroit Red Wings took the ice against the hated Chicago Blackhawks and before all was said and done, it was former Red Wings enforcer Bob Probert who mixed it up against his old team. Watch as Red Wings’ forward Brendan … Read more

Bob Probert’s first career NHL fight is exactly what you would expect [Video]

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

1989-90 Detroit Red Wings ‘Forgotten Years’ music video includes Bob Probert [Video]

While going down a recent YouTube rabbit hole, I came across an “interesting” Detroit Red Wings video that you may or may not have seen before. The video, as you are about to see, is titled “1989/90 Detroit Red Wings ‘Forgotten Years’ music video,” and it features the song, “Forgotten Years” by Midnight Oil. Enjoy! … Read more

Steve Yzerman mocks Tie Domi after Domi gets his butt whooped by Bob Probert [Video]

In their first head-to-head fight, Tie Domi of the New York Rangers and Bob Probert of the Detroit Red Wings went toe-to-toe in what looked to be a pretty even fight, though Probert did get his eye cut open. Following the fight, Domi was seen skating around and signaling that he had just won the … Read more

Top 5 ‘tough guys’ in Detroit sports history

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Throughout the history of Detroit sports, we have had some great teams and on those teams, we have had some great players, there is no question about that. But some of the players who often do not get the respect they deserve are the “tough guys.” In my opinion, the Top 5 ‘Tough Guys’ in … Read more