Red Wings Try To Build Momentum Off Skid Breaking Win

The Red Wings were able to earn a victory on Wednesday night, snapping a four game losing streak in the process as a Western Canada road trip continues. [singlepic id=79 w=484 h=280 float=center] Matchup: Detroit Red Wings vs. Calgary Flames Venue: Scotiabank Saddledome; Calgary, Alberta, Canada Time: 9:00 PM EST Television: Detroit- FSD+; Calgary- SNET-W The Detroit Red Wings (7-4-2, 16 … Read more

Red Wings Off-season Preview: Goalies

Since being eliminated from the playoffs little more than a week ago, the Detroit Red Wings front office has been hard at work preparing for the off season. With 9 of the 24 players who were regular members of the Red Wings roster this season entering unrestricted free agency, there is plenty of work to be done.

Over the next week or so, I will take on each component of the Wings lineup, from goaltending, to defense, to the forwards. Today, we’ll look at who Ken Holland and Co. will turning to as a backup for starter Jimmy Howard.

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Three Stars for March!

March was easily the Wings toughest Month, compiling a 5-5-4 record in their 14 games. It ended in embarrassing fashion, with a 10-3 blowout loss to the Blues on home ice. However, it wasn’t all bad, and some players really stood out and shined this month, and here is where we honor them!

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Hawks Take First of Three

There are very few secrets between the Red Wings and Blackhawks. They play each other 6 times a year. They met in the Conference Finals in 2008. Both teams feature players that formerly played for the other side. They will only become more familiar with each other over the next couple of weeks. The Wings wrap up their season with a home and home against Chicago on April 8th and 10th, and as it stands right now would be facing them in the Western Conference Quarterfinals.

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News on the Wings Walking Wounded

The Detroit Free Press as well as MLive had some news this morning regarding the expected return of some of the Red Wings recently injured players. Follow along after the jump to find out when we can expect to see Johan Franzen, Pavel Datsyuk and Jimmy Howard back on the ice for the Wings.

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Do you understand the NHL’s stance on Goalie Interference?

Maybe you could help me out, because I sure don’t. The outcome of today’s game mattered very little in the grand scheme of things. Win or lose, the Red Wings are still going to make the playoffs. Win or lose, the Leafs aren’t. One isolated incident, about halfway through the third period, may have made all the difference in the world on the Red Wings season.

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Wings Stage Late Rally, Fall in Shootout

When the Wings tied the game at four halfway through the third period, an ominous statistic unearthed itself. They had never come all the way back to win from a four goal deficit in the history of Joe Louis Arena. The Wings were denied their chance to make history when James Neal scored the only goal of the shootout to give the Penguins the victory.

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Late Rally Gives Wings SO Win

The Buffalo Sabres were 58 seconds from winning in regulation, but ended up dropping the decision in the skills competition after over time solved nothing. With them chasing the Hurricanes for 8th place in the Eastern Conference, acquiring any point that can be had is vital. Only time will tell if letting the second point slip away against Detroit last night will come back to bite them.

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