TBT: Nyquist circles the zone for 28 seconds and scores OT winner [Video]

On December 27, 2014, Detroit Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist scored an amazing overtime goal against the Ottawa Senators. Nyquist grabbed the puck in the Senators zone with 1:16 remaining in the overtime period. He then circled the zone three times, for a total of 28 seconds, before making a move on Senators defenseman Jared … Read more

Senators even it late and Red Wings fall 3-2 in shootout

RED WINGS at SENATORS 31 SOG 27 0/2 POWERPLAY 0/2 28 HITS 39 37 FACE-OFF WINS 30 11 BLOCKED SHOTS 8 7 GIVEAWAYS 15 1st Period Not much really went on in the first period. Lots of back and forth play with a couple decent scoring chances for both teams. Petr Mrazek took a slap … Read more

Gustav Nyquist in Play of the Year semifinals for second straight year

Gustav Nyquist was just shy last year of taking the Play of the Year voting, but it’s understandable when you see who he lost to. I mean, who could forget Tomas Tatar’s play against Dallas, where he burst through two defenders, causing them to collide with one another, and then beat the goaltender for one … Read more

Red Wings Once Again Searching For Offense Amid Short Losing Streak

Just a couple of days ago, the Red Wings were flying high on the wings of a four game win streak and now they find themselves in a short losing streak looking for an offensive punch once again. [singlepic id=65 w=484 h=280 float=center] Matchup: Ottawa Senators vs. Detroit Red Wings Venue: Joe Louis Arena; Detroit, MI Time: 7:30 … Read more

Shea Weber to the Red Wings, and other Potential Offseason Moves

As I’ve said before, July 1st is one of my favorite days of the year. It marks the start of NHL free agency, and the annual mayhem that comes with it. In the past, July 1st way a day that would see multiple marquee players swap jerseys and allegiances to join the highest bidder. However with the salary cap that is now in place, teams have taken to signing their stars to long contracts before they ever get to test the waters of free agency. Despite this, there are still a good number of impact players set to make waves this summer, so with that said, here are my top 5, in no particular order, players who could be on the move this summer.

Today’s version will cover only unrestricted free agents, so tune in tomorrow for five RFA’s who could be changing addresses.

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