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WATCH: Red Wings deal Golden Knights first ever loss

The Detroit Red Wings came into Las Vegas last night with a chance to halt the Vegas Golden Knights' historic winning streak - that...

Jimmy Howard starts season with stunning save percentage

With two starts on the season, Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard has a .961 save percentage, bringing his career save percentage to .916. This comes along with...

Red Wings have lowest goal production since 1977

As if this season needed another infamous "Less can be more exciting" reference, here's just the latest. In addition to missing the Stanley Cup...

WATCH: Pretty passing play leads to Frans Nielsen PP goal

Now THIS is how you run a man-advantage. A terrific passing play by the Detroit Red Wings culminates in a power-play goal from Frans Nielsen....

Frans Nielsen, Niklas Kronwall out next two games for Red Wings;...

The Detroit Red Wings have put forward Frans Nielsen on short-term IR and in turn are activating forward Steve Ott. https://twitter.com/AnsarKhanMLive/status/828641726906695680 Nielsen will miss at least the next...

INJURY UPDATE: Kronwall, Nielsen out tonight; Howard to play tonight in...

A few injury notes from Nashville, where the Detroit Red Wings morning skate concluded just a couple hours ago. The Wings will be without...

Red Wings F Nielsen injured in win against Islanders

Detroit Red Wings forward and former Islander Frans Nielsen was injured against his old team during the Wings' 5-4 victory over New York on...

Despite All-Star selection, Frans Nielsen has not been worth his contract

When the Detroit Red Wings signed center Frans Nielsen to a six-year, $31.5 million contract in the offseason, the team never expected Nielsen to...

Previewing the week for the Detroit Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings return to work following the 2017 NHL All-Star weekend. Their record of 20-20-9 has them in a stunning 8th place...

The case for keeping Thomas Vanek

Thomas Vanek has been great for the Detroit Red Wings this season after signing a one-year, $2.6 million contract. However, Detroit's playoff streak is...

Frans Nielsen to represent Red Wings in 2017 All-Star Game

Detroit Red Wings forward Frans Nielsen will be the only Wing at the 2017 NHL All Star Game, which will take place Jan. 29...

Andreas Athanasiou bounces back with big night

Detroit Red Wings forward Andreas Athanasiou has recently been in the doghouse of head coach Jeff Blashill. He played just over five minutes (and not...

Lineup changes, new line combos possible for tonight’s game vs. Los...

After watching his team score exactly two goals in the last three games, Red Wings head coach Jeff Blashill is leaving the ball in his players'...

Detroit Red Wings impressive against Montreal Canadiens despite loss

The Detroit Red Wings dropped a hard-fought game against the league-best Montreal Canadiens Saturday night in overtime, losing 2-1. While Montreal denied the Red...

If things don’t change soon, Red Wings could be in sticky...

We're closing in on the quarter mark of the NHL schedule, and whether it's a surprise to anybody or not, the Red Wings are really struggling...

Ken Holland’s offseason sentiment is coming to pass for Detroit Red...

The Detroit Red Wings are mired in their worst slump in nine seasons and their worst 20-game start since 1993. Sunday night's loss to...

Gus Nyquist just is not getting it done

During last night's game against the Capitals, Detroit Red Wings forward Gus Nyquist had a golden opportunity to tie the game late. He had...

Red Wings searching for a boost in secondary scoring

The Detroit Red Wings have lacked secondary scoring all season long. Several players have not lived up to expectations thus far, and many have...

Dylan Larkin back on track after slow start

The Detroit Red Wings are on a three game skid after dropping a heartbreaker in overtime against the Philadelphia Flyers Wednesday night. However, one...

Petr Mrazek stellar between the pipes as Red Wings win sixth...

The Detroit Red Wings (6-2-0) came away with their sixth straight win last night against the St. Louis Blues (4-2-2) in a shootout, thanks in large...

WATCH: Frans Nielsen evens up the game with a shorthanded goal...

It wasn't a bad night of hockey for the Detroit Red Wings, but in the closing minutes of the 2nd period against the St....

Red Wings Andreas Athanasiou Skates on Top Line in Practice

Following their opening night loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning, the Detroit Red Wings are inserting more speed into their lineup. Forward Andreas Athanasiou skated...

DSN Writers Predictions for 2016-17 Red Wings Season

The Detroit Red Wings begin the 2016-17 campaign tonight in Tampa Bay against the Lightning. We've heard from media pundits, fans, and team management...

Detroit Red Wings 2016-17 Season Preview

It's the final season at historic Joe Louis Arena as the Detroit Red Wings prepare for their 91st NHL campaign before moving to brand...

Red Wings official roster announced for Opening Night

We're a little more than 24 hours away from puck drop, for the Detroit Red Wings at least. The 2016-17 NHL season officially gets underway...

2016-17 Red Wings Outlook: Frans Nielsen

FRANS NIELSEN POSITION: Center AGE: 32 CONTRACT: 2016-17 will be the first year of a six year, $31,500,000 deal signed this summer. His cap hit is $5,250,000. 2015-16 REGULAR...

2016-17 Red Wings Outlook: Dylan Larkin

POSITION: Center AGE: 20 CONTRACT: 2016-17 will be the second year of a three-year entry level deal. His cap his this season is $925,000. 2015-16 REGULAR SEASON STATS:...

VIDEO: Tomas Tatar’s OT goal sends Europe to WC Final

Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas Tatar is currently suiting up for Team Europe in the World Cup of Hockey, and will re-join the Red...

4 Red Wings to suit up for World Cup of Hockey

Though they are now teammates on the Detroit Red Wings, forwards Dylan Larkin, Frans Nielsen, Tomas Tatar and Tomas Vanek are currently opponents playing in...

Red Wings news: Newest jersey numbers are here!

The Detroit Red Wings announced the jersey numbers that their three off-season acquisitions will be wearing this season, as well as two players who...

Red Wings’ Larkin could shift to center this year

During an interview with NHL.com's Dan Rosen, Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland revealed that second-year forward Dylan Larkin could move back to his...

Holland: Red Wings ‘probably not’ a Stanley Cup contender

Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland has vocalized his thoughts on the team for the upcoming season, although his opinion on the team might...

WATCH: Thomas Vanek 2015-16 Highlights

After signing Frans Nielsen, the Detroit Red Wings acted quickly and inked Thomas Vanek to a one-year deal. The former 40-goal is expected to...

Detroit Red Wings: Frans Nielsen 2015-2016 Highlights [Video]

Frans Nielsen left the New York Islanders this summer to sign with the Detroit Red Wings, helping to offset the loss of Pavel Datsyuk....

Henrik Zetterberg named captain for Sweden for 2016 World Cup of...

One of our very own Detroit Red Wings is receiving quite the honor. News broke Thursday evening regarding the World Cup of Hockey that will...

Red Wings facing log jam at forward

As the focus across the NHL begins to shift from free agency and the draft, teams now have a pretty solid understanding of what...

Who deserves Datsyuk’s vacant alternate captain ‘A’?

The departure of Pavel Datsyuk leaves a prestigious honor for a certain skater. Besides leaving behind his tremendous legacy in Hockeytown, Datsyuk also left...

Due to World Cup, several Red Wings won’t participate in Camp

The Detroit Red Wings will have their annual training camp at Traverse City's Center ICE Arena starting September 23, but not every player on...

Detroit’s search for top-3 defenseman may have to wait

The Detroit Red Wings have had a busy 2016 off-season so far. They managed to trade the $7.5M contract of Pavel Datsyuk to the Arizona Coyotes...

Steve Ott has ‘always wanted to be a Detroit Red Wing’

Steve Ott is now a member of the Detroit Red Wings, and he couldn't be happier. He expressed his thoughts shortly after signing the deal, and...

ICYMI: Red Wings bolster team on Day 1 of NHL free...

The Detroit Red Wings concluded a busy first day of free agency after retaining one of their speediest forwards and adding three new faces to...

Getting to know the newest Red Wing, Frans Nielsen

Player: Frans Nielsen Born: April 24, 1984 in Herning, Denmark Position: Center Shoots: Left Drafted: 3rd round (87th overall) in the 2002 NHL Draft by the New York...

Red Wings sign veteran Steve Ott

The Detroit Red Wings have added some toughness to their roster. In addition to the signings of Frans Nielsen and Thomas Vanek, Detroit has agreed to...

Red Wings ink Thomas Vanek to a one-year deal

The hockey world has been buzzing on July 1 with it being the first day of free agency. After having to pull out of...

BREAKING: Red Wings sign free agent C Frans Nielsen for 6...

In what could possibly end up being the Detroit Red Wings' biggest acquisition of the day, they've signed targeted free agent Frans Nielsen to...

Andreas Athanasiou could have top-6 potential

Steven Stamkos of the Tampa Bay Lightning had been linked by so many insiders to the Detroit Red Wings as the major target that...

Red Wings heading for another lackluster off-season after missing out on...

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Report: Red Wings now eyeing Milan Lucic and Frans Nielsen

Fans of the Detroit Red Wings, who were hoping to see prized free agent Steven Stamkos don the Winged Wheel next season, were disappointed...

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