Chaotic bench brawl erupts between Calgary Flames and Detroit Red Wings [Video]

Hockey fights are great, but what is even better is when an all-out brawl ensues which even includes the goalies. That’s exactly what happened when the Detroit Red Wings took the ice against the Calgary Flames back on Nov. 15, 2017. Check it out. The brawl, which took place in the 3rd period, resulted with … Read more

3 backup goaltenders the Detroit Red Wings could sign in offseason

The Detroit Red Wings continue their rebuilding process, and as such, there remains plenty of turnover with players on the roster. GM Steve Yzerman has already made his mark, bidding goodbye to several veteran and bringing ab board several new faces. One veteran who is slated to become an unrestricted free-agent at season’s end and … Read more

Detroit’s Darren McCarty TKO’s Calgary’s Steve Begin (VIDEO)

There’s nothing like a good old fashioned hockey knockout. That’s what Calgary Flames forward Steve Begin experienced at the hands of Detroit Red Wings forward Darren McCarty at the Pengrowth Saddledome in Calgary during the 2002-03 season. Both players were known for their ability to mix things up, but McCarty clearly got the better of … Read more

DSN’s countdown of the most random Detroit Red Wings: No. 8

The Detroit Red Wings have featured not only some of the National Hockey League’s greatest teams in history, but also some of the greatest players to ever lace up the skates. From Gordie Howe to Steve Yzerman, Ted Lindsay to Nicklas Lidstrom, Sid Abel to Sergei Fedorov, and plenty of others in between, Detroit’s is … Read more

Red Wings’ Brendan Shanahan destroys Jarome Iginla’s face (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings and Calgary Flames aren’t exactly historical rivals, but they both featured players who knew how to rough it up and drop the gloves! We’re throwing it back to January of 2001 at Calgary’s Penngrowth Saddledome, when Red Wings forward Brendan Shanahan threw down with Calgary future captain Jarome Iginla, who needed … Read more

Akim Aliu says former Red Wings assistant Bill Peters deserves a second chance

Former Detroit Red Wings assistant coach Bill Peters resigned as head coach of the Calgary Flames late last year after reports surfaced of past racial insensitivity towards a former player. Embed from Getty Images Nigerian-born defenseman Akim Aliu alleged that Peters used racial slurs against him when the two were with the AHL’s Rockford Ice … Read more

Calgary’s Jamie McLennan loses mind and cheap shots Red Wings’ Johan Franzen (VIDEO)

Game 5 between the Detroit Red Wings and Calgary Flames in the 2007 Western Conference Quarter Finals featured plenty of rough stuff between the two teams looking to get an edge in what was a 2-2 series tie. Embed from Getty Images The Red Wings would emerge victorious in six games to advance to the … Read more

Red Wings’ Steve Yzerman suffers horrific injury vs. Flames (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings found themselves in a second round playoff series in 2004 against the Calgary Flames, a series that would ultimately not end the way we wanted it to. And what happened in Game 5 with both teams having won two games apiece certainly wasn’t a good omen of what was to come. … Read more

Red Wings enforcer Bob Probert pounds Calgary’s Sandy McCarthy (VIDEO)

Former Detroit Red Wings enforcer Bob Probert always brought the fans out of their seats, regardless of venue, during the many times he dropped the gloves in his career. April 2, 1994 at Joe Louis Arena was no exception! Embed from Getty Images The Red Wings hosted the Calgary Flames, who featured a tough guy … Read more

Hockey Insider: Former Red Wings assistant coach Bill Peters to be fired by Flames

It’s been an eye-raising saga since some disturbing allegations were brought against former Detroit Red Wings assistant and current Calgary Flames head coach Bill Peters last week. Former NHL player Akim Aliu tweeted Monday that Peters directed racial slurs toward him when both were with the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs, the Chicago Blackhawks’ top … Read more

Updated Report: Former Detroit Red Wings assistant Bill Peters has not been fired by Flames

UPDATE: According to a new report, Flames GM Brad Treliving says Bill Peters has not been fired, the investigation is ongoing. UPDATE: @NHLFlames GM Brad Treliving says Bill Peters has not been fired, the investigation is ongoing. — Sportsnet (@Sportsnet) November 26, 2019 From earlier: According to reports, the Calgary Flames have fired head coach … Read more

Jeff Blashill: Red Wings a fragile team right now

It’s understandable for a team’s confidence to be lacking in the midst of a slump. But this stretch of losing that the Detroit Red Wings are currently experiencing has their confidence all but shot. The Red Wings are winless in their last six games and have won just once in their last 11 games, dropping … Read more

TRADE RUMOR: Could Detroit Red Wings G Jimmy Howard be headed to Canada?

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As it stands, the Calgary Flames are 13-8-1 which is currently good enough for the No. 3 seed in the NHL’s Western Conference. But they have a problem with goaltending. Embed from Getty Images In 13 starts this season, Flames goaltender, Mike Smith has struggled to get the job done, as he has allowed 3.48 … Read more

Mike Smith’s goalie mask honors Flames, Red Wings legend Mike Vernon

If you’re a Detroit Red Wings fan from the 1990’s, or a Calgary Flames fan from the 1980’s, you know who Mike Vernon is. Chances are you know who Mike Smith is too, just not as well, most likely. Mike Smith is known mainly for his time as the starting goaltender for the Arizona Coyotes. For … Read more