Kris Draper reveals more players for Red Wings vs. Avalanche Alumni game

If you are a fan of the Detroit Red Wings, you have most definitely heard that the Wings will be playing against the Colorado Avalanche in an NHL Stadium Series game on February 27th, 2016 in Denver. In addition to the Stadium Series game itself, there will also be an alumni game between the Wings … Read more

The Detroit Red Wings: A legendary and memorable playoff streak

There’s Slava Kozlov beating Ed Belfour five-hole to advance Detroit to the 1995 Stanley Cup Finals. There’s Darren McCarty dangling past Janne Niinimaa to score the 1997 Stanley Cup winning goal. Don’t forget Steve Yzerman’s blast in double overtime of Game 7 of the 1996 Western Conference Semi-Finals to bury St. Louis.

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Top 5 Memories From the Red Wings’ 2008 Cup Run

The Red Wings capped a memorable 2007-08 season by capturing their 11th Stanley Cup title in franchise history. This most recent triumph saw the start of a new rivalry with the Pittsburgh Penguins, Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg’s emergence as team leaders, and the coming out party of “The Mule”. Let’s take a look back … Read more

Red Wings Off-season Preview: Goalies

Since being eliminated from the playoffs little more than a week ago, the Detroit Red Wings front office has been hard at work preparing for the off season. With 9 of the 24 players who were regular members of the Red Wings roster this season entering unrestricted free agency, there is plenty of work to be done.

Over the next week or so, I will take on each component of the Wings lineup, from goaltending, to defense, to the forwards. Today, we’ll look at who Ken Holland and Co. will turning to as a backup for starter Jimmy Howard.

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So, about that Troy Passingham business…

You can forget all about that. The Wings have decided to put Osgood back on long term injured reserve, so that they could recall Joey MacDonald from Grand Rapids. Sorry to get your hopes up about being involved in an NHL game, Troy. Thanks for everything. Interesting note though, with the Passingham signing, that makes … Read more

What to do with all these healthy bodies?

Very soon, the Red Wings will have to deal with a problem they’ve barely had to think about for two full seasons. When Brad Stuart, Valtteri Filppula and Mike Modano all return sometime this month (hopefully) the Red Wings will have…*gasp* too many healthy players!

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