Flashback: Red Wings captain Steve Yzerman breaks Kings’ hearts with late goal (VIDEO)

Detroit Red Wings captain Steve Yzerman missed the majority of the 2002-03 season after undergoing major arthroscopic knee surgery, but was healthy and on the roster to start the following campaign. Embed from Getty Images And he sure made the most of Detroit’s home opener at Joe Louis Arena against the Los Angeles Kings. After … Read more

Flashback: Detroit’s Niklas Kronwall crushes Philadelphia’s Danny Briere with huge hit (VIDEO)

It was a year ago today that Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall announced his retirement from the NHL after 17 years – all spent wearing the Winged Wheel. During his career, he became known for being able to dish out some pretty serious body checks, perhaps none more well known than his absolute destruction … Read more

Red Hot Chili Peppers introduce Red Wings legend Nicklas Lidstrom at concert at Joe Louis Arena (VIDEO)

It goes without saying that former Detroit Red Wings defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom is one of the premier sports icons not only in the city of Detroit, but in the history of hockey. And his nickname of “The Perfect Human” is well deserved, considering the almost endless list of accolades he earned during his legendary career. … Read more