Top 5 Defensemen in Detroit Red Wings history

The Detroit Red Wings are known for having employed some of the greatest players in NHL history. Household names such as Gordie Howe, Steve Yzerman, Terry Sawchuck, and others are enshrined forever in Red Wings history with their numbers retired, and their multiple accolades are something to behold. But while those who are primarily known … Read more

ON THIS DAY: Red Wings trade to get Paul Coffey from L.A.

It was a huge deal, and one that you don’t see very often now in today’s NHL. On January 29th, 1993, the Detroit Red Wings acquired high-scoring defenseman Paul Coffey from the L.A. Kings in a 6-player blockbuster trade. As stacked with talent as the mid-to-late 90’s Red Wings were, they were constantly improving. Acquiring … Read more