How Oilers D Mike Green opting out impacts the Detroit Red Wings

On Saturday night, the Edmonton Oilers released a statement that defenseman Mike Green is opting out of the remainder of the 2020 season due to concerns with COVID-19. Green, who previously played for the Detroit Red Wings, was traded to the Oilers on Feb. 24 for Kyle Brodziak and a conditional draft pick (4th round … Read more

Former Detroit Red Wings D Mike Green opts out of remainder of 2020 NHL season

According to a report from the Edmonton Oilers, Mike Green has informed GM Ken Holland that he is opting out of the NHL’s 2020 Return To Play Program. “Due to the uncertainties surrounding COVID-19 and after much consideration, I’ve decided for deeply personal family health reasons, not to participate in the return to play,” Green … Read more

New Red Wings forward Dmytro Timashov has a message for his old team

The Detroit Red Wings were active on last week’s Trade Deadline day, moving defenseman Mike Green and forward Andreas Athanasiou to the Edmonton Oilers. But the trades with former GM Ken Holland weren’t the only moves they made. GM Steve Yzerman snagged forward Dmytro Timashov, who had been placed on waivers by the Toronto Maple … Read more

Former Detroit Red Wing Mike Green suffers injury, will miss extended time

According to the Edmonton Oilers, one of their newest players, Mike Green suffered a sprained MCL during his second game with the team and he is expected to miss 3-4 weeks of action. #Oilers defenceman Mike Green will be out of action for three to four weeks with a sprained MCL. pic.twitter.com/TIbpFKHqj2 — Edmonton Oilers … Read more

Report: Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman could have made another trade before deadline

The 2020 NHL trade deadline has come and gone and Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman made a couple of moves by dealing Andreas Athanasiou and Mike Green to his pal Ken Holland and the Edmonton Oilers. Embed from Getty Images According to a recent report that was just released by Elliotte Friedman, Luke Glendening … Read more

Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman gives full interview following Trade Deadline

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman had his hands full on Monday, trading both Mike Green and Andreas Athanasiou to the Edmonton Oilers in separate deals with former Red Wings GM Ken Holland. He sat down to talk with with Fox Sports Detroit personality Trevor Thompson on Tuesday to offer additional insight into what went … Read more

Red Wings C Dylan Larkin comments on Steve Yzerman trading two of his ‘buddies’

The NHL, like every other professional sports league, is a business. This is something we are reminded of each and every time a player is traded or released by a team. The most recent reminder, for Detroit Red Wings C Dylan Larkin, came on Monday when GM Steve Yzerman traded his ‘buddies’ Andreas Athanasiou and … Read more

Former Red Wings defenseman Mike Green discusses trade to Oilers

Former Detroit Red Wings defenseman Mike Green had been with the team since the summer of 2015, and then re-upped with Detroit on a two year extension in 2018. He clearly enjoyed his time playing in the Motor City, but with his status as an upcoming free-agent and Detroit suck in the NHL’s basement, it … Read more

Detroit Red Wings take to Twitter to thank Andreas Athanasiou and Mike Green

The NHL trade deadline has come and gone and Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman made a pair of deals sending Mike Green and Andreas Athanasiou to the Edmonton Oilers. On Monday evening, the Red Wings wished Green and Athanasiou luck and thanked them for the memories they made in Hockeytown. Best of luck to … Read more

Former Red Wings defenseman Mike Green thanks the fans following trade

The Detroit Red Wings got a head start on NHL Trade Deadline day, sending defenseman Mike Green to the Edmonton Oilers (ran by former GM Ken Holland) in exchange for a conditional draft pick and the contract of forward Kyle Brodziak. Green took to social media today to thank the Red Wings and their fans … Read more

Former NHL defenseman Mike Commodore sounds off on Red Wings for Deadline Day

Former NHL defenseman Mike Commodore isn’t shy about making this thoughts known via social media. He’s perhaps best known in his post-hockey career for his absolute hatred of former Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock. Embed from Getty Images He’s been active on his Twitter account today for the NHL Trade Deadline, and he’s now … Read more

Rumor: Columbus Blue Jackets “close” to acquiring Andreas Athanasiou

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It sounds as though the details are still being hammered out, but Detroit Red Wings forward Andreas Athanasiou could very well soon become a member of the Columbus Blue Jackets. According to multiple sources, Columbus is “close” to acquiring the speedy restricted free agent-to be. So far this season, Athanasiou hasn’t come close to repeating … Read more

Red Wings fans react to trade of defenseman Mike Green

The Detroit Red Wings made their first move of the 2020 NHL Trade Deadline early Monday morning, sending defenseman Mike Green to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for a conditional draft pick and and the contract of forward Kyle Brodziak. Embed from Getty Images Green was originally signed by the Red Wings in the summer … Read more

Flashback: Mike Green nets hat trick in Red Wings 2016 home opener

The Detroit Red Wings bid goodbye to defenseman Mike Green early this morning, sending the veteran defenseman to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for a conditional draft pick as well as Kyle Brodziak‘s contract. The Red Wings initially inked Green in the summer of 2015 after he spent several years suiting up for the Washington … Read more

Long gone are the days of Trade Deadline day being an unofficial holiday for Red Wings

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It was the day of the year that all Red Wings fans would look forward to on the calendar. Trade Deadline day was something special around here – a chance for the Detroit Red Wings to land even more weapons to further boost their chances of once again drinking out of the Stanley Cup come … Read more

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman trades Mike Green

According to the Edmonton Oilers, they have acquired D Mike Green from the Detroit Red Wings in exchange for forward Kyle Brodziak and a conditional draft pick in either 2020 or 2021. 🔁 TRADE 🔁 The #Oilers have acquired defenceman Mike Green from the Detroit Red Wings in exchange for forward Kyle Brodziak & a … Read more