The Pros and cons of Detroit Red Wings hiring David Quinn


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

Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill blasts lack of ‘jump’ in shutout loss to Rangers

Another game, another shutout against the Detroit Red Wings, who officially confirmed their reservation on the outside looking in at the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the sixth straight year earlier this month. Embed from Getty Images The New York Rangers had their way with Detroit this afternoon, enjoying a 4-0 shutout at Madison Square Garden … Read more

Getting to know new Detroit Red Wings G Magnus Hellberg

Detroit Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman officially helped shore up his team’s goaltending depth this afternoon, inking Swedish netminder Magnus Hellberg to a one-year contract. UPDATE: The #RedWings today signed goaltender Magnus Hellberg to a one-year contact. Details » — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) April 13, 2022 The 6’6 Hellberg was originally … Read more

NHL announces further schedule delay, meaning Red Wings won’t play Dec. 27

The Detroit Red Wings were scheduled to return to action following the NHL’s pausing of the schedule thanks to increasing positive COVID-19 cases on December 27 against the New York Rangers. However, that has now been put off. The NHL has announced that no games will be played prior to December 28, meaning the earliest … Read more

5 Greatest hockey movies of all-time

Nation, there are some pretty great sports movies that have come out through the years but today we are going to focus on the greatest hockey movies of all-time. Do you agree? Did we miss one? MYSTERY, ALASKA (1999) Mystery, Alaska is about a small town in Alaska where hockey means everything to them. There … Read more

Line brawl between Red Wings and Rangers includes Bob Probert, Tie Domi [Video]

On February 9, 1992 Detroit Red Wings forward Bob Probert and New York Rangers forward Tie Domi dropped the gloves. Both were well known for their fighting abilities and they didn’t disappoint. After Probert and Domi were finished, both teams decided it would be a good idea to start a line brawl. Watch as both … Read more

Detroit Red Wings ‘Russian Five’ get into line brawl with New York Rangers [Video]

Let’s flashback to 1995 when the Detroit Red Wings ‘Russian Five’ got into a line brawl with the New York Rangers. I would pay top dollar to go back in time to see Sergei Fedorov, Slava Fetisov, Slava Kozlov, Igor Larionov and Vladimir Konstantinov playing together in their prime just one more time. Enjoy the rumble! (Please click here if … Read more

New York Rangers poach Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman’s right-hand man

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According to a report from Larry Brooks, the New York Rangers have poached Steve Yzerman‘s right-hand man. Brooks is reporting that the Rangers have hired Ryan Martin as assistant GM and GM of Wolf Pack. Martin was previously the assistant GM of the Detroit Red Wings. He had been with the Red Wings organization in … Read more

Gerard Gallant reportedly to be named New York Rangers head coach

The man known affectionately as “Spuddy” is on the verge of officially landing back in the NHL. According to noted New York Post beat writer Larry Brooks, the New York Rangers have reached an agreement with Gerard Gallant to be named their next head coach: BREAKING: Rangers have reached agreement to hire Gerard Gallant as … Read more

Gerard Gallant rumored to be close to landing head coaching job

The man known affectionately as “Spuddy” will not be returning to the Detroit Red Wings, though fans had been pining to see him hired by his good friend and former linemate Steve Yzerman. Instead, Yzerman elected to bring back Jeff Blashill behind the Red Wings bench, a decision that was met with a polarizing reaction. … Read more

Mike Babcock included in list of candidates for latest NHL coaching vacancy

The New York Rangers continued to clean house this afternoon, firing head coach David Quinn after three seasons on the job. Of course, this comes after their dramatic front-office reshuffling after the decision by controversial team owner James Dolan to dismiss GM Jeff Gorton and popular team president John Davidson. The iconic Original 6 club … Read more

Flashback: Darren McCarty fights future teammate Joe Kocur [VIDEO]

The two future Grind Line members once went at it with one another! Detroit Red Wings forward Darren McCarty and future Grind-Line member Joey Kocur dropped the gloves against one another when the New York Rangers visited Joe Louis Arena in 1993. Of course, Kocur had already once played with Detroit before leaving for the … Read more

Capitals and Rangers engage in line brawl to start game [VIDEO]

The New York Rangers are still seething after what they saw as a dereliction of duty from the NHL after they didn’t suspend Washington Capitals goon Tom Wilson after his actions on Monday night. They’re out for revenge in tonight’s rematch and Madison Square Garden, and the fireworks began immediately: Line brawl to start tonight's … Read more