If Blashill wants Dylan Larkin on the Red Wings’ roster, he will be on it

It is very rare for a player to go to straight onto the Detroit Red Wings’ roster without spending some significant time with the Grand Rapids Griffins, but Dylan Larkin has the potential to do just that when he attends his first training camp with the Wings in the Fall. “We’ll see in camp how … Read more

Dylan Larkin is “Hockey’s Future” Prospect of the Year

After an incredible year at the University of Michigan, Dylan Larkin has been garnering a lot of attention, and it is well-deserved. After representing Team USA in the IIHF World Championships, Larkin decided to turn pro and signed a 3-year entry level contract with the Detroit Red Wings. He jumped right into the AHL to … Read more

Griffins on the brink of elimination after 3-2 Utica victory

The Utica Comets struck early and often on Sunday night in Grand Rapids, building a 3-1 lead within the first 12 minutes of the fifth game of the Western Conference finals. The Griffins responded admirably, but their effort fell short as they would end up losing the game 3-2, putting them one game away from elimination. … Read more

Top 5 Red Wings forward prospects (w/ video)

[tps_header] The Grand Rapids Griffins are currently battling in the Western Conference Finals of the AHL playoffs against the Utica Comets and we are seeing just how good some of the prospects in the Detroit Red Wings farm system really are.  Here is a list of 5 forward prospects that Red Wings fans can’t help but be excited … Read more

Dylan Larkin pots his first pro goals, lifts Griffins 4-2 over Comets (w/ video)

Anyone who had doubts that Dylan Larkin’s talents would translate well from college to the AHL, you can put those to rest now. The Detroit Red Wings 1st round selection in 2014 potted two goals in the Grand Rapids Griffins’ 4-2 Game 2 victory over the Utica Comets to tie the series 1-1 heading back … Read more

BREAKING: Announcement expected today for Dylan Larkin to join Griffins

After earning a bronze at the World Championships this year, it’s expected that Dylan Larkin will be leaving the University of Michigan to turn pro, making him eligible for the Grand Rapids Griffins’ upcoming Western Conference Finals series with the Utica Comets. Expect announcement Dylan Larkin leaving @umichhockey for Detroit Red Wings and will be … Read more

Dylan Larkin to play for U.S. National Team

Dylan Larkin, Detroit’s 1st-round pick in 2014, has been selected to play for the U.S. National Team at the International Ice Hockey Federation World Championships next month.  The University of Michigan freshman finished 2nd out of all freshmen in the nation in scoring with 15 goals and 32 assists.

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The predictable reason why Phaneuf-to-the-Red Wings trade fell apart: asking price

After watching how Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland walked away from the negotiating table with the Buffalo Sabres earlier this season when they demanded that top-prospect Anthony Mantha be included in any trade for defenseman Tyler Myers, you would think that other teams would pick up on the fact that Holland will not be moving him for any reason.

Apparently Toronto didn’t get that memo.

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Michigan forward, Wings’ prospect Dylan Larkin nominated for Hobey Baker Award

The Detroit Red Wings’ top pick in 2014, Dylan Larkin, has been nominated for the 2015 Hobey Baker Memorial Award! This award is given to the top NCAA player. Larkin was born in Waterford, Michigan and currently plays hockey for the Michigan Wolverines. He is having an outstanding year and is leaping over people in … Read more