Darren Helm clears COVID-19 protocol and begins season prep for Detroit Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings received some good news on the COVID-19 front as they prepare for their second game of the season tonight. Veteran forward Darren Helm, who hasn’t been able to skate or be around the team the past two weeks, has completed his COVID-19 protocols and is ready to begin preparations for the … Read more

Pair of Detroit Red Wings placed on COVID-19 list in advance of opener

On Thursday night, the Detroit Red Wings will open up their 2020-21 season when the host the Carolina Hurricanes at Little Caesars Arena. But according to reports, the Red Wings will be without a couple of players as both Darren Helm and Christian Djoos have been placed on the COVID-19 list. As noted by Max … Read more

Darren Helm listed as “unfit” to practice for Detroit Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings have gathered the last several days at Little Caesars Arena for training camp in preparations for the upcoming 2020-21 NHL Season, which begins January 14 with a matchup against Carolina. Several safety protocols are in place amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. For today’s practice, forward Darren Helm, who is in the final … Read more

Red Wings forward Luke Glendening: “I’m at a loss for words”

It’s nothing that we haven’t exactly seen before. The Detroit Red Wings once again took the lead over their opponent, only to give up a handful of unanswered goals en route to yet another loss. This afternoon, it was against their original 6 rival Boston Bruins. Darren Helm’s shorthanded tally was the only goal of … Read more

Red Wings F Darren Helm scores 27 seconds after opening face-off

The Detroit Red Wings got off to the right start against the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night. Darren Helm buries early. #DETvsBUF #LGRW pic.twitter.com/GHFyMKFnG9 — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) February 12, 2020 Forward Darren Helm tallied his 7th goal of the season just 27 seconds into the contest, picking up his own rebound and burying … Read more

Red Wings forward Darren Helm narrowly avoids serious injury

This could have been a whole lot worse, and we’re glad that nothing happened! Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman John Marino was upended by Helm, but Marino’s leg immediately kicked upwards. Helm immediately jerked his head upwards, narrowly avoiding Marino’s skate: #PITvsDET #RedWings https://t.co/glCBg2nmY5 — gregg krupa (@greggkrupa) January 18, 2020 We’ve seen some serious injuries in … Read more

Red Wings no longer turning off lights following goal at Little Caesars Arena

For their last handful of home games, the Detroit Red Wings were trying out a….different goal celebration. Immediately after the Red Wings scored, the lights at Little Caesars Arena all were dimmed down to black while the spotlights swirled around for several seconds. And now, it looks like things are more back to a traditional … Read more

Former Red Wings Henrik Zetterberg and Kris Draper helping current team through losing stretch

During their NHL careers, former Detroit Red Wings players Kris Draper and Henrik Zetterberg were a part of some of the greatest on-ice products that fans in the Motor City and across the world had ever seen. Multiple Stanley Cup victories between the two of them (4 rings for Draper, 1 for Zetterberg), individual awards, … Read more

Ex-Red Wing Gus Nyquist happy to face former team

It will be an unusual sight to see Gustav Nyquist wearing a Columbus Blue Jackets jersey tonight. After all, he spent the first 481 games of his NHL career with the Detroit Red Wings, scoring 125 goals with 170 assists. He was dealt to the San Jose Sharks during last season’s Trade Deadline, and he … Read more

Red Wings losing streak hits six with second straight 5-2 loss

The Detroit Red Wings entered Wednesday night’s game against the Ottawa Senators with a chance to break a five-game losing skid. After all, the Senators had only one victory to their credit on the young season so far. Instead, the Senators handed the Red Wings their second straight 5-2 defeat in as many nights, extending … Read more

Red Wings F Darren Helm fined $5K for lumberjack antics

Detroit Red Wings forward Darren Helm is a little lighter in the wallet today. He was fined $5,000, the maximum amount allowed under the CBA for his slash on Calgary’s Elias Lindholm during last night’s 5-1 loss. Lindholm had previously just elbowed Helm, who then retaliated with the slash that resulted in his ejection from … 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

The Detroit Red Wings’ next Captain should be…

The players I believe are in the running to become the 37th Captain in Detroit Red Wings’ history are Dylan Larkin, Darren Helm, Niklas Kronwall, and Frans Neilsen. The player I see as the next captain for the Detroit Red Wings for the 2018-19 season is LW Darren Helm. Embed from Getty Images Helm, who is … Read more

GOTTA SEE IT: Luke Witkowski scores beauty of a first NHL goal!

The Detroit Red Wings continued their dominance of the Nashville Predators in Music City, improving to a perfect 7-0 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville their past seven meetings there with a 3-1 victory on Saturday night. Embed from Getty Images Among the game’s standout highlights was forward Luke Witkowski scoring not only his first goal … Read more