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

Red Wings prospect Joe Veleno snipes home breakaway goal (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings selected forward Joe Veleno with the 30th overall pick in the 1st round of the 2018 NHL Draft, and they envision him being a key part of the future. Embed from Getty Images He’s spent the first portion of his professional career with the AHL affiliate Grand Rapids Griffins, where he … Read more

Red Wings loan forward Michael Rasmussen overseas

The Detroit Red Wings have announced that they’ve loaned yet another player overseas. Embed from Getty Images Forward Michael Rasmussen has been loaned to the Graz 99ers of the ICE Hockey League, Austria’s top professional hockey league. Rasmussen becomes the 8th player the Red Wings have loaned overseas during the COVID-19 pandemic. Originally drafted in … Read more

Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman gives update on defenseman Moritz Seider

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman raised a few eyebrows in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft when he selected German defenseman Moritz Seider with the 6th overall selections. Since then, all Seider has done is prove that he belongs in North American professional hockey. His held his own in his first season with the Grand … Read more

Red Wings prospect defenseman Moritz Seider’s 2019-20 Highlights (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings drafted German defenseman Moritz Seider with the 6th overall draft pick in the 2019 NHL Draft, and are banking on him being a huge part of the team’s future! His first season in North America was a success, as Seider gained valuable experience playing with the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins and … Read more

Red Wings top forward prospect Joe Veleno’s top highlights (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings were able to swing a significant trade at the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline, sending forward Tomas Tatar to the Vegas Golden Knights in exchange for first-round pick in 2018, a second-round pick in 2019 and a third-round pick in 2021. The first round pick turned out to be forward Joe Veleno, … Read more

Top highlights of Detroit Red Wings top defensive prospect Moritz Seider (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings are expecting some pretty big things in the near future from German defenseman Moritz Seider, whom they selected with the 6th overall draft pick last summer. And he certainly impressed during his first year learning the North American style of play. In 49 games played with the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins, … Read more

Red Wings head coach Jeff Blashill discusses potential Mortiz Seider call-up

The Detroit Red Wings‘ season is winding down, and given their current position in the standings, there is understandably some desire amongst the fanbase to catch a glimpse of what some of the young talent of the future can do at the NHL level. Embed from Getty Images It would be a win for both … Read more

Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman gives update on Moritz Seider

Ever since the Detroit Red Wings drafted German defenseman Moritz Seider with the 6th overall selection in last year’s NHL Draft, fans have been envisioning him as a major piece of the team’s rebuild and as a future fixture patrolling the blue line. Embed from Getty Images And he’s shown glimpses that he’s ready for … Read more

Red Wings prospect Joe Hicketts reaches 100 career points for Griffins

The Detroit Red Wings signed defenseman Joe Hicketts as an undrafted free-agent in 2016 and he appeared sparingly with the big club over two years, (no goals, three assists, minus-4 rating). Embed from Getty Images This season, he’s played in six games with the Red Wings, registering two assists. But he’s continuing to work on … Read more

Red Wings make roster move with Gustav Lindstrom following Trade Deadline deals

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman had his hands full for Trade Deadline day, making a pair of trades with former GM Ken Holland to send both Mike Green and Andreas Athanasiou to the Edmonton Oilers in separate deals. And after the dust settled, the team has decided to make another roster move. Defenseman Gustav … Read more

Red Wings prospect Evgeny Svechnikov lighting it up for Grand Rapids Griffins

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The Detroit Red Wings drafted Russian forward Evgeny Svechnikov 19th overall in the 2015 NHL Draft and are hoping for some big things out of him in the near future. With five goals in his past four games for the Grand Rapids Griffins, Svechnikov is showing the promise that’s been expected of him with 11 … Read more

Detroit Red Wings make pair of roster moves

Deciding to (once again) waive defenseman Jonathan Ericsson wasn’t the only roster move that the Detroit Red Wings made on Tuesday. They’ve re-assigned forwards Taro Hirose and Givanni Smith back to the Grand Rapids Griffins, and at the same time have removed Anthony Mantha and Frans Nielsen from injured reserve. Mantha will make his return … Read more

Former Red Wings forward Martin Frk breaks hardest shot record

The record books have a new name to enter, and that person goes by the name of Martin Frk. Of course, Detroit Red Wings fans will remember him suiting up for the team briefly after being drafted in the second round of the 2012 NHL Draft. He appeared in 68 games, scoring 11 goals with … Read more

Red Wings recall trio of players from Grand Rapids, including Filip Zadina

Detroit Red Wings forward Filip Zadina has made several trips between Detroit and Grand Rapids this season, and he just made another one. Embed from Getty Images He’s been recalled by the Red Wings from the Griffins, along with goaltender Calvin Pickard and defenseman Brian Lashoff. The #RedWings today recalled right wing Filip Zadina, defenseman … Read more