Red Wings recall F Evgeny Svechnikov from Grand Rapids

NHL: Preseason-Detroit Red Wings at Toronto Maple Leafs

The Detroit Red Wings made a roster move today, recalling Evgeny Svechnikov from the Grand Rapids Griffins. He’ll make his NHL debut tonight against Ottawa. #RedWings Notes: Svechnikov to make @NHL debut against Ottawa: — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) April 3, 2017 The 6-foot-2, 205-pound forward Svechnikov was Detroit’s first-round selection in 2015. … Read more

Red Wings prospects ranked No. 21 in NHL

The Detroit Red Wings and their fans have every reason to feel optimistic about the team’s future. Their plethora of young talent waiting in the wings (pun?) is enough to make anyone have confidence that the Red Wings will be able to continue their winning ways. However, Brett Slawson of wasn’t quite as kind to … Read more

Top pick Svechnikov joins Griffins; praised by Todd Nelson

2015 first round pick, Evgeny Svechnikov has made it to the professional level of hockey way earlier than most people expected. On Saturday, Svechnikov joined the Grand Rapids Griffins as they played Game 5 of the Central Division Finals against the Lake Erie Monsters. He recorded an assist, two shots on goal and helped the Griffins stay … Read more

F Evgeny Svechnikov and D Joe Hicketts heading to Grand Rapids

The Grand Rapids Griffins currently lead the Milwaukee Admirals 2-0 in the best-of-five Central Division Semifinal and they have now brought in some added depth as F Evgeny Svechnikov and D Joe Hicketts have been reassigned to the Griffins today. Svechnikov was the Red Wings’ 19th overall pick in the 2015 NHL Entry draft and currently … Read more

ESPN lists 5 Red Wings prospects in top 50 list

[tps_header]Corey Pronman of ESPN released his mid-season Top 50 NHL Prospects List, and the Detroit Red Wings are well-represented with 5 prospects on Pronman’s list. As with any prospect, you never know what you’re going to get. Some pan out for the better and end up making an impact on the pro-level, and some just can’t … Read more

Red Wings’ prospects erase 2 goal deficit to earn a spot in championship game

Andreas Athanasiou scored with 2:21 left in the 3rd period tonight, after he tied the game just minutes earlier, to complete a comeback for the Red Wings’ prospects against the Dallas Stars’ prospects.  With the 5-4 victory, the Red Wings secured a spot in the championship game against the Columbus Blue Jackets. The other goal scorers … Read more

Meet the Red Wings draft picks competing at the Prospects Tournament

[tps_header]We’re getting closer, hockey fans. The annual Detroit Red Wings prospects tournament starts on Friday, which is a great indicator that the season is right around the corner. The Red Wings will have their first practice at 11:30am Friday, and their first game will be Friday night against the Carolina Hurricanes. As is tradition, the teams … Read more

Red Wings have six prospects in’s top 100 NHL prospects

ESPN compiled their annual list of the top 100 NHL prospects throughout the league, and there are six familiar faces among the ranks for Detroit Red Wings fans. After being ranked 99th a year ago Dylan Larkin, Detroit’s first-round pick in 2014, now sits at 10th in the list of 100. In that time he … Read more

Meet the Detroit Red Wings’ 2015 Draft class

The 2015 NHL Entry Draft is officially over and it will be interesting to see how some of these Detroit Red Wings’ draft picks will pan out. Here is the Red Wings’ 2015 draft class: Round 1 (19th overall) – Evgeny Svechnikov – F “We had him rated pretty high,” Tyler Wright (Red Wings Director of … Read more

Red Wings’ potential 1st round pick: Evgeny Svechnikov (w/ video)

The NHL draft is quickly approaching, and yesterday we took a look at the most popular projected 1st round pick for the Detroit Red Wings in Joel Eriksson Ek. The second most popular prediction, and my personal favorite, would be if the Red Wings are able to snag Evgeny Svechnikov at 19th overall. Name: Evgeny Svechnikov Born: … Read more