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 celebrate in locker room after 1997 Stanley Cup win [VIDEO]

The collective burden was lifted off Detroit sports fans everywhere when Detroit Red Wings captain Steve Yzerman raised the Stanley Cup over his head at Joe Louis Arena following his team’s sweep of the Philadelphia Flyers, giving the Red Wing their first championship in 42 years. Take a look at the wild celebrations that followed … Read more

Detroit Red Wings sweep Philadelphia Flyers, win 1997 Stanley Cup [Video]

Today marks the 24-year anniversary of the Detroit Wings clinching the 1997 Stanley Cup, and they broke out the brooms in sweeping fashion. Prior to that championship, it had been 42 years since the Red Wings hoisted Lord Stanley’s Cup. It also was the first of back-to-back Cups for Detroit. A team that was led … Read more

Red Wings G Jonathan Bernier linked to Philadelphia Flyers

The NHL Trade Deadline is fast approaching, and the Detroit Red Wings are once again poised to be sellers in order to obtain future draft assets. One particular piece of the team that’s been mentioned as a possibility to be moved is goaltender Jonathan Bernier, who is in the final year of a three-year contract … Read more

1997 Stanley Cup Finals introductions from Budd Lynch at Joe Louis Arena [VIDEO]

The Detroit Red Wings had experienced 42 years of heartbreak since they had last carried the Stanley Cup in 1955. Decades of futility compiled with near misses equaled an ever growing feeling of hopelessness within the fan base, who had yearned to finally be on the winning side of things again. Thankfully, all of that … Read more

Flashback: Detroit’s Niklas Kronwall crushes Philadelphia’s Danny Briere with huge hit (VIDEO)

It was a year ago today that Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall announced his retirement from the NHL after 17 years – all spent wearing the Winged Wheel. During his career, he became known for being able to dish out some pretty serious body checks, perhaps none more well known than his absolute destruction … Read more

Pittsburgh Pengins F Connor Sheary scores NHL’s 1st goal in 4 months (VIDEO)

Even though the Detroit Red Wings will not be participants in the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, it’s great to finally see live hockey is back. The Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers are battling one another in exhibition game for the 2020 Stanley Cup Qualifiers at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, and it wasn’t long before we … Read more

DSN’s countdown of the top celebrity Detroit Red Wings fans: No. 7

As one of the most popular and well known NHL franchises, it isn’t any surprise that the Detroit Red Wings have fans from every corner of the globe. And naturally, some of those fans are going to be celebrities. Let’s take a look at some of the well known figures in entertainment who are also … Read more

Steve Yzerman remembers 1997 Stanley Cup victory (VIDEO)

The collective burden was lifted off Detroit sports fans everywhere when Detroit Red Wings captain Steve Yzerman raised the Stanley Cup over his head at Joe Louis Arena following his team’s sweep of the Philadelphia Flyers, giving the Red Wing their first championship in 42 years. Hear what Yzerman had to say during a recent … Read more

OTD: Darren McCarty scores eventual Stanley Cup clinching goal in 1997 Finals [Video]

Can you believe that it has already been 23 years since Darren McCarty scored the goal that would eventually clinch the 1997 Stanley Cup for the Detroit Red Wings? I thought about buying D-Mac a cake to celebrate, but figured he would check me against the boards and smash it in my face. So instead I … Read more

Game of the Day: Detroit Red Wings defeat Philadelphia Flyers in Game 4 to win 1997 Stanley Cup [Full Game]

For today’s Game of the Day, we turn back the clock to 1997 when the Detroit Red Wings defeated the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 2-1 in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final. With the win, the Red Wings swept the Flyers to win their first Stanley Cup since 1955. Here is the … Read more

Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier makes sick glove save

The Detroit Red Wings certainly have trouble scoring goals these days, but goaltender Jonathan Bernier is doing everything he can to keep the puck out of their net. He made a spectacular glove save in tonight’s third period, robbing Philadelphia Flyers forward Justin Braun on a 2-on-1 rush: Jonathan Bernier ROBS Justin Braun pic.twitter.com/pWy1NFR6ky — … Read more

Video tribute for Detroit Red Wings forward Valtteri Filppula’s 1,000th game

The Detroit Red Wings always take care of their own! Veteran forward Valtteri FIlppula, currently in his second tour of duty with the Red Wings, was honored prior to tonight’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers with a special video tribute. Several of his former teammates had messages for him, and he and his family was … Read more

Philadelphia Flyers mascot “Gritty” under police investigation for alleged assault

Ok, someone had to know this would eventually happen with his monstrosity eventually! The mascot known as “Gritty”, who has instantly become one of the most recognizable figures in all of sports, is currently under police investigation for an alleged assault of a 13 year-old fan. (Or, rather the person underneath the frightening get-up). A … Read more

Red Wings lose big again, this time to Flyers 6-1

It’s a broken record that just won’t stop. The Detroit Red Wings fell to 7-18-3 on the season following yet another blowout loss, this time at the hands of the Philadelphia Flyers at Wells Fargo Center. The 6-1 final score was the 12th time this season that the Red Wings have lost by 3+ goals. … Read more