Ex-Red Wings F Anthony Mantha plans to score against his old teammates

The Detroit Red Wings envisioned forward Anthony Mantha to be a major part of their future, having signed him to a four year contract extension before last season. However, they decided to part ways with him at last season’s trade deadline, sending him to the Washington Capitals in a blockbuster trade that saw them gain … Read more

Jeff Blashill provides health update on Red Wings F Jakub Vrana

The Detroit Red Wings appear to already be behind the 8-ball before the 2021-22 NHL Season even begins. Forward Jakub Vrana suffered a shoulder injury shortly into yesterday’s practice, his first session on the ice since having his visa issue resolved. And according to head coach Jeff Blashill, Vrana will be needing to see a … Read more

Red Wings already dealing with an injury to a key player

The Detroit Red Wings have gathered in Traverse City for training camp, and already, there’s an injury to a key member of the team. Forward Jakub Vrana, who had just arrived back in Michigan following a visa issue, suffered a shoulder injury just 10 minutes into practice earlier today. He’ll be reevaluated tomorrow. Jeff Blashill … Read more

Detroit Red Wings sign Jakub Vrana settle on contract extension

According to a report from Elliotte Friedman, the Detroit Red Wings and Jakub Vrana have settled on a contract extension. Friedman is reporting that the extension will be for three years and will pay $5.25 million per season. By coming to this agreement, an arbitration hearing has been avoided. In 50 games during the 2020-21 … Read more

How the Washington Capitals early playoff exit benefits the Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings pulled off one of the NHL Trade Deadline’s biggest moves last month, acquiring forwards Jakub Vrana and Richard Panik along with a 1st and 2nd round draft pick in exchange for Anthony Mantha. And though it was a small sample size, Vrana and the Red Wings appear to be a match … Read more

Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill talks plans for F Jakub Vrana

The Detroit Red Wings pulled off one of the NHL Trade Deadline’s biggest moves last month, acquiring forwards Jakub Vrana and Richard Panik along with a 1st and 2nd round draft pick in exchange for underachieving forward Anthony Mantha. And though it was a small sample size, Vrana and the Red Wings appear to be … Read more

Red Wings forward Jakub Vrana scores filthy goal vs. Hurricanes [VIDEO]

The Detroit Red Wings acquired forward Jakub Vrana from the Washington Capitals in the blockbuster deal that sent Anthony Mantha to the nation’s capital, and so far, Vrana is doing a good job of making a name for himself in his new home. After tallying in his Detroit debut, he soon followed it up with … Read more

Jakub Vrana stays humble after career-best 4 goal game

Detroit Red Wings forward Jakub Vrana enjoyed a career night against the Dallas Stars on Thursday evening, tallying four goals as part of a 7-3 victory on home ice at Little Caesars Arena. Coincidently, Vrana is the first Red Wings player to score four in a game since Anthony Mantha accomplished the feat in 2019 … Read more

Red Wings F Jakub Vrana scores 4 goals against Dallas Stars

Jakub Vrana is apparently on a quest to out-do the player that he was traded for. The newly acquired Detroit Red Wings forward tallied four goals against the Dallas Stars tonight, sparking a dominating 7-3 victory for his new teammates: LGRVV! @VranaJakub pic.twitter.com/UcnlFJMjaG — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) April 23, 2021 It's officially Jakub Vrána … Read more

Jakub Vrana scores in Red Wings debut [VIDEO]

Former Detroit Red Wings forward Anthony Mantha scored in his Washington Capitals debut, and now, it’s Jakub Vrana‘s turn to do the same with Detroit. Making his debut with Detroit alongside Richard Panik after Monday’s blockbuster deal that saw the pair of forwards swapped for Mantha, he made a good first impression on the fans … Read more