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

Toronto’s Jake Muzzin isn’t a stranger to injuring an opponent

Detroit Red Wings forward Anthony Mantha was injured late during Saturday night’s 4-1 loss against the Toronto Maple Leafs when he was slammed to the ice by defenseman Jake Muzzin, injuring his head. Mantha has already been placed on IR, and won’t be available for tonight’s game against the Arizona Coyotes. However, this isn’t Muzzin’s … Read more

Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson accidentally scores for LA Kings

Well, this certainly won’t endear him to Red Wings fans any further. Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson has been a source of frustration for fans over the years, and this season he’s bounced in and out of the Red Wings lineup and the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins. He was the victim of an unfortunate … Read more

Tyler Bertuzzi snipes a shot past goaltender Jonathan Quick

Tyler Bertuzzi keeps on trucking! The Red Wings forward tied tonight’s game against the Los Angeles Kings at one apiece with his seventh goal of the season, taking a pretty backhand pass from Anthony Mantha and roofing a shot past Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick. That's just [email protected]_Energy | #LGRW pic.twitter.com/LJahQjz35L — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) … Read more

Jonathan Ericsson happy to be back up with Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings unceremoniously waived overpaid and underachieving defenseman Jonathan Ericsson last month, to much fanfare. Not shockingly, 30 other NHL teams said “no thanks” to picking up him. However, they’ve recalled him from the Grand Rapids Griffins for tonight’s game against the Los Angeles Kings. He re-joined his NHL teammates for the morning … Read more

EDITORIAL: Broken (Red) Wings that can still be mended

The Red Wings’ record is not what they would like it to be, but players are feeling optimistic about their play despite the early results. Judging the Detroit Red Wings season so far, they’re not that great record-wise after their first three games, at 0-1-2. However, their on-ice performance since the season opener against the … Read more