Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman speaks to media following trio of trades

The NHL Trade Deadline is officially in the books. And as a team on the outside looking in at the Stanley Cup Playoffs once again, Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman focused on the future and acquire assets that will come in handy down the line. First, he sent veteran defenseman Nick Leddy as well … Read more

Detroit Red Wings trade defenseman Troy Stecher

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The National Hockey League Trade Deadline is tomorrow afternoon, and the Detroit Red Wings have made their first move. They’ve traded defenseman Troy Stecher to the Los Angeles Kings, and in return received a 7th round selection in this year’s NHL Draft. UPDATE: The Detroit #RedWings today acquired a 7th round pick in the 2022 … Read more

Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin explains what led to 1st period outburst

Through 20 minutes of play last night, the Detroit Red Wings had been outshot 27-2 by the host Los Angeles Kings at Crypto.com Arena. Yes, you read that correctly. The Kings outshot the Red Wings in the game’s opening 20 minutes 27-2. Additionally, they also enjoyed a 2-0 lead, as there was only so much … Read more

Red Wings head coach Jeff Blashill lacks answers after humiliating defeat

Though a 4-0 defeat (with the 4th goal being of the empty net variety) may not be the worst loss in the world, it was certainly among the more humiliating setbacks for the Detroit Red Wings in recent memory. A ghastly first period that saw them outshot by an unthinkable 27-2 margin did them in, … Read more

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

Former Red Wings pest Sean Avery caught on hot mic trash talking (VIDEO)

Former Detroit Red Wings forward Sean Avery quickly garnered a reputation for being one of the NHL’s most notorious pests due to his constant trash talking and on (and off) ice antics. Embed from Getty Images He got his NHL career started with the Red Wings before being traded to the Los Angeles Kings in … Read more

Ex-Red Wings forward Sean Avery wants to replace Mike Milbury on NBC Sports

NHL Commentator Mike Milbury found himself in hot water after a controversial comment he made during Thursday’s matchup between the New York Islanders and Washington Capitals. “If you think about it, [the bubble is] a terrific environment with regard to — if you enjoy playing and enjoy being with your teammates for long periods of … Read more

DSN’s countdown of the most random Detroit Red Wings: No. 3 (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings have featured not only some of the National Hockey League’s greatest teams in history, but also some of the greatest players to ever lace up the skates. From Gordie Howe to Steve Yzerman, Ted Lindsay to Nicklas Lidstrom, Sid Abel to Sergei Fedorov, and plenty of others in between, Detroit’s is … Read more

On This Date: Red Wings sign Luc Robitaille (VIDEO)

The hectic summer of 2001 continued for the Detroit Red Wings by making their second major move in three days, following up the trade for Dominik Hasek by signing left-wing forward Luc Robitaille. Robitaille came to Detroit after carving out a Hall of Fame worthy career, mostly with the Los Angeles Kings. He also had … Read more

Former Red Wing Martin Frk defies the laws of physics with his shot

Former Detroit Red Wings forward Martin Frk didn’t spend too much time in the Motor City after being drafted 49th overall in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. But in his short time in Detroit, he quickly became known for his right-handed booming shot that would remind fans of past players such as Brett Hull and … Read more

Flashback: Red Wings swap Sean Avery for Mathieu Schneider on Deadline Day 2003

In honor of today being the NHL’s Trade Deadline, let’s throw it back to 2003. The Detroit Red Wings were the defending Stanley Cup champions, and were looking for additional help on the blue line while defenseman Jiri Fischer continued his recovery from a torn ACL. Embed from Getty Images GM Ken Holland acquired defenseman … Read more

Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill gets testy explaining yet another blowout loss

Detroit Red Wings head Coach Jeff Blashill has had to do this all season – explain why his team lost by multiple goals, what they did wrong, and how to fix it. At this point, it’s a broken record. His team was bested by the Pittsburgh Penguins this afternoon at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh … Read more

Hockey fans angered over traffic for NHL Stadium Series matchup in Colorado Springs

The NHL Stadium Series matchup between the Colorado Avalanche and Los Angeles Kings was another success for the League, drawing over 43,000 fans to Falcon Stadium on the campus of the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. The Kings would ultimately win the contest by a 3-1 final score. But there are some fans … Read more

Former Red Wings forward Martin Frk breaks hardest shot record

The record books have a new name to enter, and that person goes by the name of Martin Frk. Of course, Detroit Red Wings fans will remember him suiting up for the team briefly after being drafted in the second round of the 2012 NHL Draft. He appeared in 68 games, scoring 11 goals with … Read more