Red Wings’ C Sam Gagner lands massive right hook on much bigger Dougie Hamilton [Video]

It may have taken almost two periods but we finally had our first Detroit Red Wings fight of the 2020-21 season as Sam Gagner took on Dougie Hamilton of the Carolina Hurricanes after Gagne drilled Jordan Staal into the boards. Take a look as the much smaller Gagne (5-11, 200-pounds) more than holds his own … Read more

NBC Sports screws up graphic attempting to show Dylan Larkin as Red Wings new captain

On Wednesday, the Detroit Red Wings officially announced that Dylan Larkin had been named the team’s 37th captain in franchise history. Later that night, the 2020-21 regular season began an NBC Sports decided to show a graphic showing all of the new captains around the league, including Larkin. But there was one small problem. NBC … Read more

Steve Yzerman admits he and Detroit Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin broke COVID-19 protocol

We all knew it was coming but on Wednesday, the Detroit Red Wings finally announced that Dylan Larkin is their next captain. Following the announcement, Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman spoke to the media and while doing so, he admitted that he and Larkin broke COVID-19 protocol at the end of their meeting. From Detroit … Read more

GM Renaissance Center celebrates Dylan Larkin’s captaincy

The Detroit Red Wings announced that Dylan Larkin would become the team’s 37th captain in franchise history this morning, marking the 1st time that a Michigan-born player wears the “C” on his jersey. And one of the most iconic symbols of the city of Detroit was sure to commemorate the occasion. The colored LED lightning … Read more

Nicklas Lidstrom congratulates new Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin

History was made this morning by the Detroit Red Wings with the announcement that Waterford, MI native Dylan Larkin will be the 37th captain of the 95 year old franchise. Of course, the young captain has massive shoes to fill, as he’s following in the footsteps of past team legends Steve Yzerman, Nicklas Lidstrom and … 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

Probable line combinations for Detroit Red Wings home opener

The Detroit Red Wings are just over 24 hours from kicking off their 95th season in the National Hockey League, and this campaign will be a unique one. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no fans in attendance at any game at Little Caesars Arena, and the team will be playing a shortened … Read more

Steve Yzerman explains why he named Dylan Larkin as Detroit Red Wings captain

It sure took a lot longer than many expected but on Wednesday, one day be for the start of the season, Steve Yzerman officially named Dylan Larkin as the next captain of the Detroit Red Wings. Following the announcement, Yzerman spoke to the media and explained why Larkin got the honor. “He stands out as … Read more

Jeff Blashill reacts to Detroit Red Wings naming Dylan Larkin captain

History was made today as the Detroit Red Wings announced that forward Dylan Larkin has officially succeeded the retired Henrik Zetterberg as the 37th captain in team history. Larkin becomes the first Michigan native to don the “C” for the Red Wings – not bad for a kid from the Mitten State who also played … Read more

Dylan Larkin speaks for 1st time as Detroit Red Wings captain

The 37th captain in Detroit Red Wings history is none other than Michigan native Dylan Larkin, a former Michigan Wolverine who grew up cheering for the team which he now wears the “C”. Of course, the captaincy once belonged to the likes of Steve Yzerman, Henrik Zetterberg and Nicklas Lidstrom – all players that Larkin … Read more

Alternate captains named for 2020-21 Detroit Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings officially announced that Dylan Larkin is now the 37th captain in franchise history, following in the footsteps of the likes of Steve Yzerman, Nicklas Lidstrom and Henrik Zetterberg. And now that we know who will be wearing the “C” on his jersey, we now know who will be donning the “A” … Read more

Top moments of Detroit Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin’s career…so far (VIDEO)

History was made today as the Detroit Red Wings announced that forward Dylan Larkin has officially succeeded the retired Henrik Zetterberg as the 37th captain in team history. As he enters his 6th NHL season, Larkin has enjoyed several personal successes on the ice for a team that hasn’t enoyed too many in recent years. … Read more

Dylan Larkin officially named 37th Detroit Red Wings captain

The announcement we’ve been waiting on for months has been made official. Dylan Larkin has been named the 37th captain of the Detroit Red Wings, officially succeeding Henrik Zetterberg and following in the footsteps of Nicklas Lidstrom and Steve Yzerman. It’s official. Dylan Larkin has been named the 37th captain in Detroit Red Wings franchise … Read more

11 players sent to Grand Rapids by Detroit Red Wings

We’re just over 48 hours until the 2020-21 NHL Season officially kicks off for the Detroit Red Wings. And now, we have a clearer idea of what the roster that will hit the ice on Thursday evening will look like. The team made several personnel moves this afternoon, assigning a total of 11 players to … Read more

Top Detroit Red Wings prospect Moritz Seider helped off ice after awkward hit (VIDEO)

Well, this certainly isn’t something that fans of the Detroit Red Wings needed to see right now. Defenseman Moritz Seider, whom the team selected 6th overall in the 2019 NHL Draft and is currently playing for Rögle BK in the Swedish Hockey League, had to be assisted off the ice after taking an awkward hit … Read more

Brendan Shanahan brawls with future Red Wings teammate Derian Hatcher (VIDEO)

Not only was former Detroit Red Wings forward Brendan Shanahan one of the great goal scorers in team history, he was also one of the toughest. When he wasn’t terrorizing opposition goaltenders, he was throwing his weight around and demonstrating he wasn’t afraid to drop the gloves. In fact, he dropped the gloves 35 times … Read more