Red Wings players react to ‘unfortunate’ departure of Jeff Blashill

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After seven seasons as head coach of the Detroit Red Wings, Jeff Blashill was officially given his walking papers by GM Steve Yzerman this weekend, along with assistant Doug Houda and goaltending coach Jeff Salajko. Embed from Getty Images Detroit finished this season on the outside looking in at the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the … Read more

Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill explains team’s focus entering final week of the season

The Detroit Red Wings broke a three-game winless skid this afternoon, blanking the New Jersey Devils by a 3-0 final score at Prudential Center thanks to 17 saves from goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic. With his 4th shutout, he becomes the 1st rookie Red Wings goaltender since Roger Crozier in 1964-65 to record four shutouts in a … Read more

Pair of Red Wings players placed on COVID-19 protocol list

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The Detroit Red Wings have dealt with a handful of players landing on the COVID-19 protocol list, and now that list has grown. Both Robby Fabbri and Michael Rasmussen have landed on the list this afternoon: UPDATE: The #RedWings have placed forwards Robby Fabbri and Michael Rasmussen in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol. — Detroit Red … Read more

Red Wings F Filip Zadina shaken up after hit from Vancouver’s Conor Garland [Video]

The last thing the Detroit Red Wings need right now is more injury trouble, as they’re already without captain Dylan Larkin thanks to a suspension and potentially longer thanks to a neck injury suffered during last game against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Forward Filip Zadina has gone to the dressing room after suffering a hit … Read more

Red Wings announce contract extension for F Michael Rasmussen

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The top pick for the Detroit Red Wings from 2017 isn’t going anywhere. They’ve announced that they’ve officially re-signed forward Michael Rasmussen to a three-year extension that carries a cap hit of $1.46 million per season: UPDATE: The Detroit #RedWings today signed center Michael Rasmussen to a three-year contract extension. Details: — Detroit … Read more

Michael Rasmussen endures scary-looking hit against Predators [VIDEO]

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Detroit Red Wings forward Michael Rasmussen was fortunate to avoid what could have been a serious injury on what was a frightening hit in the 3rd period of tonight’s game. He struck his head on the glass partition on Nashville’s bench after being taken into the boards by Luke Kunin: Scary moment as Michael Rasmussen … Read more

Jeff Blashill praises Detroit’s ‘process’ after big win vs. Tampa Bay

The Detroit Red Wings finally broke through against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Amalie Arena. Their offense broke through with three goals in three minutes in the 2nd period en route to a 5-1 victory over the Lightning, their first regular season road win against their division rivals since February of 2011. “Having success against … Read more

Red Wings score 3 goals in 3 minutes against Lightning [VIDEO]

It’s an Easter miracle! The Detroit Red Wings appear well on their way to breaking a streak of futility in Tampa Bay, taking a 4-0 lead into the 3rd period against the Lightning. What led them there? Following captain Dylan Larkin’s late 1st period tally to give them the lead, Detroit tacked three more goals … Read more

Jeff Blashill wants pair of young players to develop skills in AHL

For Detroit Red Wings fans who are wondering why the likes of Michael Rassmussen and Dennis Cholowski aren’t currently playing with the team, head coach Jeff Blashill has the answer. The two former 1st round draft picks were on the team taxi squad to begin the season, and need to further develop their skills in … Read more

11 players sent to Grand Rapids by Detroit Red Wings

We’re just over 48 hours until the 2020-21 NHL Season officially kicks off for the Detroit Red Wings. And now, we have a clearer idea of what the roster that will hit the ice on Thursday evening will look like. The team made several personnel moves this afternoon, assigning a total of 11 players to … Read more

Red Wings loan forward Michael Rasmussen overseas

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The Detroit Red Wings have announced that they’ve loaned yet another player overseas. Embed from Getty Images Forward Michael Rasmussen has been loaned to the Graz 99ers of the ICE Hockey League, Austria’s top professional hockey league. Rasmussen becomes the 8th player the Red Wings have loaned overseas during the COVID-19 pandemic. Originally drafted in … Read more

INJURY UPDATE: Red Wings will get another defenseman back tonight vs. Ducks

The Detroit Red Wings will welcome back another member of their defensive corps on Tuesday night against the Anaheim Ducks at Little Caesars Arena. Danny DeKeyser is set to return after missing the past 19 games after blocking a shot against the Colorado Avalanche on December 2, a 2-0 Red Wings loss. Detroit will be … Read more

Michael Rasmussen continues to make strides in first NHL season

As the 2018-19 NHL Season approaches the midway point, first year forward Michael Rasmussen continues to develop his game with the Detroit Red Wings. In 33 games so far, he’s scored five goals to go with five assists. Of course, that isn’t close to the production that he put up in the Western Hockey League … Read more

FIGHT NIGHT! Detroit Red Wings rookie Michael Rasmussen gets pounded by Senators Ben Harpur

On Friday night, the Detroit Red Wings looked to get back in the win column following Tuesday’s 6-2 butt-whooping at the hands of the Washington Capitals. Trailing the Ottawa Senators 2-1 in the second period, Red Wings rookie Michael Rasmussen decided it would be a good idea to go toe-to-toe with Senators defenseman, Ben Harpur. … Read more

Red Wings’ Michael Rasmussen scores his first NHL goal against Columbus [VIDEO]

In what has started as a great night for the Detroit Red Wings, it’s gotta be an even better one for rookie Michael Rasmussen. While Dylan Larkin is doing things like putting up his 150th and 151st career points, Rasmussen has gotten his first goal. On the power play, Thomas Vanek took a pass behind … Read more