DSN’s countdown of the most random Detroit Red Wings: No. 1

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

Flashback: Red Wings’ Henrik Zetterberg nets hat trick vs. Minnesota Wild (VIDEO)

Let’s throw it back to some of the good old days in Detroit Red Wings hockey as we wait for the COVID-19 hysteria to get under control. Embed from Getty Images Swedish forward Henrik Zetterberg quickly established himself as one of the NHL’s premier two-way forwards after bursting onto the scene as a rookie in … Read more

Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard looks to break longest active goalie winless streak

To say that Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard has struggled this season would, unfortunately, be a massive understatement. Embed from Getty Images With just two wins on the year, Howard’s 19 game winless skid is currently the longest in the NHL in 25 years. He last picked up a victory on October 29 at … Read more

Eight NHL coaches have been fired this season – Jeff Blashill isn’t one of them

NHL: Detroit Red Wings at Washington Capitals

This certainly won’t please anyone hoping for a chance behind the Detroit Red Wings bench. Minnesota Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau was handed his walking papers earlier this week, making him the astonishingly eighth NHL bench boss that’s been fired this season. And yet, Jeff Blashill remains in charge of the NHL’s worst team. Embed … Read more

5 NHL teams linked to recently fired HC Mike Babcock

On Wednesday, news broke that the Toronto Maple Leafs were firing head coach Mike Babcock. Though Babcock failed to get the Maple Leafs to the promised land, you can bet he will find an NHL job sooner than later. Embed from Getty Images In a recent piece published by The Hockey News, they linked Babcock … Read more

FIGHT NIGHT! Red Wings’ Luke Witkowski throws haymakers with Minnesota’s Nick Seeler

Let’s face it, the 2017-2018 Detroit Red Wings have left much to be desired, especially when it comes to wins. They currently sit well out of the NHL Playoff picture and it seems like a foregone conclusion that Red Wings fans will be without postseason hockey once again. But that does not mean there have … Read more

VIDEO: Anthony Mantha scores first goal at Little Caesars Arena

It was a historic night at Little Caesars Arena, as the Detroit Red Wings played their first regular season home game in a different venue from Joe Louis Arena since Jimmy Carter was in the White House.

Forward Anthony Mantha scored the first ever goal in the new building, a power-play tally that took place late in the 2nd period to give Detroit the lead. He parked himself in front of the net and picked up the rebound of Martin Frk’s blast, and beat Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk for the historic tally.

MUST SEE: NBCSN’s farewell to Joe Louis Arena

The Detroit Red Wings play host to the Minnesota Wild tonight in their first regular season game at Little Caesars Arena. Before the Red Wings officially christened their new home, NBCSN aired one final tribute to their former home Joe Louis Arena.

We dare you not to get the chills watching this video.

FLASHBACK: Andreas Athanasiou dekes Devan Dubnyk for OT winner vs. Wild

NHL: Minnesota Wild at Detroit Red Wings

Despite being on track to miss the playoffs for the first time in 26 seasons, there are some silver linings to the disappointing 2016-17 campaign for the Red Wings. Among those is the speedy Andreas Athanasiou, who potted his 17th goal of the season on Sunday in the team’s 3-2 overtime win at home against … Read more

Gus Nyquist offered in-person hearing for high-stick on Jared Spurgeon

Detroit Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist could be missing the next few games. Following his dangerous high-stick to the face of Minnesota Wild forward Jared Spurgeon, Nyquist was offered an in-person hearing by the NHL Department of Player Safety. Detroit's Gustav Nyquist has been offered an in-person hearing for high-sticking Minnesota's Jared Spurgeon. Date and … Read more

Red Wings F Gus Nyquist sends dirty cheap shot to Wild’s Spurgeon (VIDEO)

Detroit Red Wings forward Gus Nyquist could be in some hot water with the NHL Department of Player Safety after he sent a cheap shot high stick to the face of Minnesota’s Jared Spurgeon in the 1st period of their Sunday afternoon tilt in St. Paul. Now, Nyquist isn’t known as a dirty player by … Read more

BLIND REFS: Minnesota goal stands even when they’re clearly offside (VIDEO)

Another night, another officiating controversy in the National Hockey League. Last night in Detroit, tonight in St. Paul. The play in question tonight was even more cut and dry than last night’s debate on whether Columbus forward Brandon Dubinsky went full Paul Bunyan on Henrik Zetterberg’s lumber. With the entire league watching (it was the … Read more

Frans Nielsen, Niklas Kronwall out next two games for Red Wings; Steve Ott activated

The Detroit Red Wings have put forward Frans Nielsen on short-term IR and in turn are activating forward Steve Ott. #RedWings placed Frans Nielsen (shoulder) on short term IR and activated Steve Ott. Nielsen out at least next 2 games. — Ansar Khan (@AnsarKhanMLive) February 6, 2017 Nielsen will miss at least the next two games with … Read more

The Week Ahead: Red Wings try to keep it going against stiff competition

The Detroit Red Wings have won two consecutive games after having fallen to New Jersey in their first game following the 2017 NHL All-Star break. With 30 games remaining on the schedule and only a few points back of a playoff spot, there isn’t much room for error. Let’s take a look at who the … Read more

WATCH: Minnesota defenseman Jared Spurgeon scores amazing goal

If hockey didn’t pan out for Minnesota Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon, he could of tried his luck in baseball. Spurgeon may of just made his bid for goal of the year Tuesday night against the New Jersey Devils. With 2:02 remaining in the first period and the Wild on the man-advantage, Minnesota forward Mikko Koivu … Read more