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

BREAKING: Detroit Red Wings’ GM Steve Yzerman re-signs defenseman

According to the Detroit Red Wings, they have re-signed defenseman Joe Hicketts to a two-year contract. The Detroit #RedWings today re-signed defenseman Joe Hicketts to a two-year contract. — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) July 17, 2019 In 16 career games with the Red Wings, Hicketts has no goals and just three assists.

Detroit Red Wings news and notes

As the NHL’s qualifying-offer deadline for restricted free agents approached today, Detroit Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman made some roster-altering decisions today. #RedWings have made qualifying offers to RFAs Joe Hicketts, Patrik Rybar and Dominic Turgeon, retaining their rights. They did not qualify Martin Frk, Dylan Sadowy, Libor Sulak and Axel Holmstrom, the latter two who … Read more

GAMEDAY: Red Wings playing Ducks on historic night for franchises

The Detroit Red Wings are still seeking their first win of the 2018-19 season. They’ll look to improve to 1-1-1 on the season tonight against the 2-0-0 Anaheim Ducks. (10:00pm ET) But tonight is a different night for more than one reason. Not only is tonight the home opener for the Ducks’ regular season, there’s also … Read more

An already depleted Red Wings defense loses another veteran to injury

The hits just keep on coming for the back end of the Detroit Red Wings. Part of the reason for 5 of their rookies making their debuts on opening night was the depleted defense corps. Now, that same defense corps loses another veteran to injury in Trevor Daley. Daley left Sunday night’s 4-2 loss to … Read more

WATCH: Detroit Red Wings’ rookies have message for the fans

On Thursday night, the Detroit Red Wings will open up their 2018-2019 regular season at Little Caesars Arena against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Most experts are predicting another long season for the Red Wings and that is not too surprising considering the plethora of youth that will be expected to contribute throughout the season. Some … Read more

Detroit Red Wings will look much younger come Opening Night

The jokes about the median age of the roster of the Detroit Red Wings may soon come to a screeching halt, if the players waived, sent down, and released are any indicators. We could see up to five new players make their NHL debuts on Thursday night when the Red Wings take on the Columbus … Read more

Happy Birthday to Brendan Shanahan and Tomas Holmstrom!

A pair of former Detroit Red Wings forwards are celebrating birthdays today! Brendan Shanahan and Tomas Holmstrom both celebrate their special days today, and Red Wings fans can’t help but remember what both of them brought to the team during their years wearing the Winged Wheel. Of course, Shanahan acquisition by the Red Wings from … Read more

ROSTER UPDATE: Red Wings recall defenseman Joe Hicketts

The Detroit Red Wings have made a roster move today, recalling defenseman Joe Hicketts from the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins after Trevor Daley suffered an injury on Saturday night against the Carolina Hurricanes. He’ll make his NHL debut on Monday when the Red Wings visit the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center and will wear … 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

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 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

Red Wings Daily (12/1/14): Red Wings Prospect Invited to Team Canada Selection Camp, Abdelkader’s Injury and more.

RED WINGS DEFEAT THE CANUCKS 5-3 After the game was delayed a good 34 minutes at the very beginning because of a power surge, the lights were restored and the Red Wings got to work. They built a 2-0 lead heading into the second on goals by Kronwall and Nyquist.  After the Canucks cut the … Read more