Team Red wins Red Wings intrasquad scrimmage at LCA (VIDEO)

We’re a mere nine days away from the Detroit Red Wings officially kicking off their 95th season of NHL play. We got a good look at the first real action for the team in nearly ten months with the Team Red/White intrasquad scrimmage that took place at Little Caesars Arena earlier today. Team Red Would … Read more

Newly acquired Detroit Red Wings defenseman Marc Staal describes trade process and his excitement

The Detroit Red Wings acquired long time New York Rangers defenseman Marc Staal late last month, ending his tenure with the Rangers after 13 seasons and nearly 900 career games played. Embed from Getty Images For Staal, the news of his trade to Detroit came as a shock, but that initial feeling soon gave way … Read more

First look at Marc Staal in a Detroit Red Wings jersey

The Detroit Red Wings acquired defenseman Marc Staal from the New York Rangers yesterday, along with a 2nd round draft selection in exchange for future considerations. Embed from Getty Images The Thunder Bay, Ont. native is a veteran of 892 NHL regular season games, with another 107 Stanley Cup playoff games under his belt as … Read more

Detroit Red Wings fans react to acquisition of D Marc Staal

The Detroit Red Wings traded for veteran defenseman Marc Staal from the New York Rangers earlier today, along with a second round draft pick in exchange for future considerations. Embed from Getty Images The 33 year old veteran of Thunder Bay, Ontario comes to Detroit having played 892 regular season games with the Rangers. Take … Read more

Detroit Red Wings still have plenty of cap space following Staal trade

The Detroit Red Wings took on the $5.7 million cap hit of New York Rangers defenseman Marc Staal, acquiring him along with a second round draft pick in exchange for future considerations. Embed from Getty Images Conversely, the Red Wings will be free of the $4.25 million and $3,166,667 cap hits of defenseman Jonathan Ericsson … Read more

Flashback: Marc Staal scores Stanley Cup playoff OT winning goal (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings traded for veteran defenseman Marc Staal from the New York Rangers earlier today, along with a second round draft pick in exchange for future considerations. Embed from Getty Images The 33 year old veteran of Thunder Bay, Ontario comes to Detroit having played 892 regular season games with the Rangers. Let’s … Read more

Flashback: Marc Staal wrecks Kyle Wellwood with massive body check (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings traded for veteran defenseman Marc Staal from the New York Rangers earlier today, along with a second round draft pick in exchange for future considerations. Embed from Getty Images The 33 year old veteran of Thunder Bay, Ontario comes to Detroit having played 892 regular season games with the Rangers. At … Read more

Red Wings acquire defenseman Marc Staal from New York Rangers

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman has swung another deal! Embed from Getty Images Veteran defenseman Marc Staal, 33, is on his way to the Motor City from the New York Rangers, along with a second round draft selection in exchange for future considerations. The 6’4, 214 lb. Staal is the younger brother of Buffalo … Read more