12 Former Detroit Red Wings included on ‘The best players to wear every jersey No. in NHL history’ list

The Detroit Red Wings may be the worst team in the NHL at the moment, but as you know, they have been one of the best franchises in the history of the league. The reason for that is because of the great players who have worn the Red Wings sweater over the years. The Athletic … Read more

Pavel Datsyuk swipes helmet off Corey Perry’s head before fighting him [VIDEO]

It was October 8, 2010, when Detroit Red Wings former star Pavel Datsyuk recorded a Gordie Howe hat trick. He scored a goal, notched an assist, and fought Anaheim Ducks scorer Corey Perry. On opening night, no less. On a delayed penalty to the Ducks, and after a saved shot on net by the Red Wings, … Read more

Pavel Datsyuk’s top 10 goals as a Detroit Red Wing [Videos]

Pavel Datsyuk is indescribable. For years, the jaw-dropping, one-of-a-kind moves he makes on the ice have left both the fans and the goalies he scores on speechless. From dekes to dangles, to that smile he cracks after he knows he made the entire team behind him dizzy, Datsyuk was one fun hockey player to watch. … Read more

Former Red Wings star Pavel Datsyuk releases statement on future

Former Detroit Red Wings superstar forward Pavel Datsyuk carved out an NHL career that saw him consistently listed as one of hockey’s top players. After he returned home to his native Russia to continue his professional career, he continued to play at a high level for the KHL’s SKA Saint Petersburg. He’s spent the last … Read more

Pavel Datsyuk ‘breaking ankles’ montage is just what the doctor ordered for Red Wings’ fans [VIDEO]

If you had the opportunity to follow former Detroit Red Wings‘ C Pavel Datsyuk throughout his career, you were blessed to see one of the best ever when it comes to controlling the puck. Datsyuk would routinely make his opponents look silly and he would make it look effortless. Here is a little montage video … Read more

5 Former Detroit Red Wings who should have their number retired

There is no question about it that the Detroit Red Wings have had a storied history which has included some great players. Of those players, only eight have had the honor of having their number retired. No. 1 – Terry Sawchuk No. 4 – Red Kelly No. 5 – Nicklas Lidstrom No. 7 – Ted … Read more

Alternate captains named for 2020-21 Detroit Red Wings

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The Detroit Red Wings officially announced that Dylan Larkin is now the 37th captain in franchise history, following in the footsteps of the likes of Steve Yzerman, Nicklas Lidstrom and Henrik Zetterberg. And now that we know who will be wearing the “C” on his jersey, we now know who will be donning the “A” … Read more

Pavel Datsyuk helps Red Wings defeat Avalanche on New Years Eve (VIDEO)

While there’s no edition of the annual Detroit Red Wings New Years Eve matchup this season, we’ll always have fond memories of the annual tradition from years past. We’ll throw it back to the 2009-10 season – the Red Wings hosted their historic rival Colorado Avalanche at Joe Louis Arena and earned a 4-2 victory … Read more

Pavel Datsyuk still has it, scores 2 goals in latest KHL game [Video]

During his 14-year career with the Detroit Red Wings, Pavel Datsyuk lit up the lamp 314 times in the regular season and an additional 42 times in the playoffs. Following the 2015-16 season, Datsyuk left the Red Wings and he now plays for Yekaterinburg Automobilist in the KHL. In his most recent game, the ‘Magic … Read more

The best three Detroit Red Wings late round draft selections

The Detroit Red Wings hold the 4th overall selection in the 2020 NHL Draft, which gets underway tonight. It’s been a while since they picked that high in the annual proceedings – in fact, the last time they held the 4th pick, they picked a young Steve Yzerman in 1983. They’re banking on whomever they … Read more

Chad ‘Ochocinco’ Johnson’s reaction to Pavel Datsyuk’s top 10 goals video is perfection

Detroit Red Wings fans had the honor and privilege of watching Pavel Datsyuk score 314 regular-season goals and 42 playoff goals during his 14 years in the Motor City so we know exactly why he was called the “Magic Man.” Well, it looks like Datsyuk has a new fan as former NFL WR Chad ‘Ochocinco’ … Read more