Identifying the Detroit Red Wings greatest need heading into the NHL Draft

Detroit Red Wings

Today is the day many Detroit Red Wings fans have longed for since the calendar turned from 2021 to 2022. Of course, we are talking about the NHL Entry Level Draft, which begins tonight (Thursday), July. 7 at the Bell Centre in Montreal. The draft is special in many ways, but tonight is extra special … Read more

Philadelphia Flyers and Buffalo Sabres pull of blockbuster trade hours before NHL Draft

The 2021 NHL Draft is just hours away and things are starting to heat up. According to a report from Kevin Weekes, the Buffalo Sabres are sending defender Rasmus Ristolainen to the Philadelphia Flyers for Robert Hagg, the 13th-overall pick in the 2021 NHL Draft and a 2023 second-round pick. Most seem to think the … Read more

Red Wings chances in the draft Lottery

The Red Wings have just six games remaining in the 2018-19 NHL season. Unfortunately, there won’t be an opportunity for the post-season. While the top eight teams from each conference begin to prepare for the playoffs, the bottom 15 clubs get ready for the NHL draft lottery. When it Happens This season’s lottery is scheduled … Read more

Red Wings sign top draft pick Michael Rasmussen to a three-year deal

Good news for Red Wings fans. They came to terms with their top draft pick on Saturday, inking center Michael Rasmussen to a three-year entry-level deal. UPDATE: The #RedWings today agreed to terms with C Michael Rasmussen on a three-year entry-level contract. Details: https://t.co/kxW8kXsNJU pic.twitter.com/Ps8asQ0W8Z — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) August 5, 2017 Rasmussen (6-6, … Read more

Player Profile: Getting to know Red Wings’ top pick Michael Rasmussen

The Detroit Red Wings selected Michael Rasmussen, 18, with the ninth overall selection in the 2017 NHL Draft. Time to get to know the franchise’s top pick. Rasmussen was playing for the Tri-City Americans in the Western Hockey League before being drafted. In just 50 games with the Americans, he had 32 goals and 23 assists. … Read more

Michigan produced the most pro-ready talent across the four major sports in 2017

NCAA Football: Penn State at Michigan

The athletics programs at the University of Michigan can develop and produce some of the best talent in the country and compete with any other school, there’s simply no denying that fact. But this year specifically, those in Ann Arbor accomplished something that no other program can compete with. The Wolverines’ were truly the leaders … Read more

3 Players the Detroit Red Wings should consider drafting in the 1st round of the NHL Draft

The 2017 National League Hockey Draft is set as the Detroit Red Wings will pick ninth in the entry-level draft for the world’s top hockey prospects. Last year, the team made a big splash during the draft when they actually traded down from the No. 16 pick with Arizona, giving the Coyotes their selection along … Read more

NHL Teams Ready For Busy Weeks Ahead

The NHL off-season? Pfffft…what off-season? The Stanley Cup was hoisted 2 weeks ago, but as the book closed on 2013-14, another one opened as teams prepare for the 2014-15 NHL season. It all begins tonight in Philadelphia as the NHL Entry Draft gets underway and a new flock of talent are welcomed to the greatest … Read more