NHL Trading Deadline wrap-up

Most years, there is a large volume of trades on the day of the NHL trade deadline. This year was the exception to that rule. While the days leading up to the today’s deadline were somewhat busy, there were only 12 trades today, none of which involved the Detroit Red Wings. While the team did trade … Read more

Senators even it late and Red Wings fall 3-2 in shootout

RED WINGS at SENATORS 31 SOG 27 0/2 POWERPLAY 0/2 28 HITS 39 37 FACE-OFF WINS 30 11 BLOCKED SHOTS 8 7 GIVEAWAYS 15 1st Period Not much really went on in the first period. Lots of back and forth play with a couple decent scoring chances for both teams. Petr Mrazek took a slap … Read more

Red Wings’ road struggles continue

The Detroit Red Wings struggled at home to start the new year, while their road play was nearly seamless, recording a 5-1 record on their six-game road trip that began January 2nd. But lately, the tables have turned. They’ve gone 4-0-1 in their past five at Joe Louis Arena, but following a 6-3 loss to … Read more

Zetterberg roofs 10th of the season, Datsyuk assists sprawled on the ice [Video]

The Euro Twins do it yet again. For the third consecutive game since they were reunited, they’ve combined for at least one goal on the scoresheet. Pavel Datsyuk was tied up with and tripped up by a defender just shy of the blue line, and made a quick swiping pass from his stomach to Henrik … Read more

Danny DeKeyser day-to-day after taking slap shot to the knee

After taking a Dion Phaneuf slap shot to the knee during Wednesday’s 3-1 win against the Ottawa Senators, defenseman Danny DeKeyser went straight down to the ice in pain. Luckily for him, and the Detroit Red Wings, it doesn’t appear to be a serious injury. DeKeyser is officially considered day-to-day. “It’s a bruise is what it looks like. It’s … Read more

Top five Johan Franzen moments (w/ videos)

[tps_header] Detroit Red Wings forward Johan Franzen has only played two games this season due to concussion-related problems, and many have speculated that the Mule’s career could be in jeopardy. Today, he’s celebrating his 36th birthday, and in honor of this day, here are his top five moments on the ice. [/tps_header]

Tomas Tatar scores in OT, lifts Red Wings to 4-3 victory (Video)

A great start for the Detroit Red Wings almost turned into another heartbreaking finish against the Ottawa Senators last night. Detroit carried a one, and then two-goal lead through much of the game, only to let in two in the third period, allowing the Senators to tie it up and take it to OT. Roughly … Read more

UPDATED: Ottawa’s Mark Stone to have hearing after hitting Red Wings’ Ferraro (w/ VIDEO)

UPDATE: Stone has been assessed a 2-game suspension for the hit on Ferraro, as stated by the NHL Department of Player Safety.

 

Original story: The NHL will have a hearing tomorrow with Ottawa Senators forward Mark Stone after he delivered an illegal high hit to the head of Detroit Red Wings forward Landon Ferraro. Ferraro appeared a bit woozy after the hit, but would return to the game. Stone is not a repeat offender and has not been suspended in his 3+ year NHL career. You can see a clip of the hit above.

Preview: Stanley Cup Playoffs quarterfinal round full analysis

The chase for the Stanley Cup is quickly approaching, and the first round of the playoffs is filled with entertaining series’ that should make for a very exciting opening round. There will be seven teams competing in this years Stanley Cup Playoffs who missed the playoffs last season, including four Canadian teams (Ottawa, Calgary, Winnipeg, and Vancouver.) The defending Stanley Cup Champions, the Los Angeles Kings will not have an opportunity to defend the cup. The Kings are the first team since the 2006 Carolina Hurricanes to win the cup and miss the playoffs the following season.

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VIDEO RECAP: Hurricanes 2, Red Wings 3

The Detroit Red Wings hold on late to come away with probably the 2 biggest points of their season thus far, in a 3-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes. While they were unable to clinch a playoff berth with the Ottawa Senators defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins, the win drops their magic number to 2. They need only a single win in their last two games, or a point in each game in any fashion. They also clinch if Ottawa loses in regulation in either of their last two games, or loses in OT or a shootout in both remaining games.

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Red Wings can clinch playoff spot on Tuesday vs Carolina

The Detroit Red Wings can clinch a playoff spot for a staggering 24th consecutive season on Tuesday night when they host the Carolina Hurricanes in the last home game of the 2014-15 regular season. Our eyes will be on Hockeytown on Tuesday night, but we’ll also be keeping an eye on the happenings at Canadian Tire Centre where the Penguins and Senators will be playing one of the biggest games of the season. The Eastern Conference is a mess right now, with Detroit, Pittsburgh, Ottawa, and Boston all within 2 points of each other. Here is how it shakes out as of Sunday night’s results:

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