WATCH: Xavier Ouellet fights Michael Raffl

The Detroit Red Wings showcased some old-time hockey Sunday against the Philadelphia Flyers, as defenseman Xavier Ouellet fought Michael Raffl in the third period. Raffl blindsided Steve Ott in the neutral zone, and Xavier Ouellet took exception. For those who want fighting out of hockey, this is a prime example of why it still belongs … Read more

Atrocious first period dooms Red Wings as they fall 4-3 to Philadelphia

It was the biggest game of the year for both teams, but only one team showed up ready to play when the puck dropped. An amazingly terrible first period put the Detroit Red Wings (34-25-11) behind the eight-ball, and they were unable to recover. The Philadelphia Flyers (33-23-12) created enough separation early on to withstand a late … Read more