NHL Insider Frank Seravalli “believes” Red Wings have interest in D Kevin Shattenkirk

The Detroit Red Wings have already made two free-agent signings this afternoon, inking both forward Bobby Ryan and defenseman Jon Merrill to one-year contracts. And while they still need to bring aboard a new goaltender, one NHL Insider is of the opinion that they could have their eyes set on a defenseman that just raised … Read more

5 Moves the Red Wings must make to get back on track

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The Detroit Red Wings missed the playoffs for the first time in 25 years this season. They were also sellers at the trade deadline for the first time in a long time when they traded away Thomas Vanek, Steve Ott, Tomas Jurco, and Brendan Smith. The team enters relatively foreign territory as they begin their … Read more

Petr Mrazek stellar between the pipes as Red Wings win sixth straight

The Detroit Red Wings (6-2-0) came away with their sixth straight win last night against the St. Louis Blues (4-2-2) in a shootout, thanks in large part to the play of Petr Mrazek. Mrazek stopped 31 of 32 shots in regulation and overtime along with seven straight saves in the shootout. St. Louis dominated the Red Wings … Read more

Detroit’s search for top-3 defenseman may have to wait

The Detroit Red Wings have had a busy 2016 off-season so far. They managed to trade the $7.5M contract of Pavel Datsyuk to the Arizona Coyotes and later snagged free agents Frans Nielsen, Thomas Vanek and Steve Ott while re-signing Darren Helm, Alexey Marchenko, and Drew Miller. However, their hopes to acquire a top-3 defenseman may be put on … Read more