Most crushing losses by Detroit Red Wings in past 3 decades (VIDEO)

Throughout the near 95 year history of the Detroit Red Wings, generations of fans have been treated to some of the greatest moments and players in sports history. Detroit’s is among the most passionate fan bases in the country, and are the driving force behind the area affectionately being known as “Hockeytown”. And while we’ve … Read more

Legendary Red Wings F Sergei Fedorov lights up the Penguins (VIDEO)

There were few players in NHL history as electric as former Detroit Red Wings forward Sergei Fedorov. Easily one of the greatest Russian players of all time, Fedorov defected to Detroit from the Soviet Union and carved out a memorable, Hall of Fame NHL career with three Stanley Cup titles as well as multiple personal … Read more

Flashback: Mike “Doc” Emrick calls 2008 Red Wings Stanley Cup win (VIDEO)

It’s officially the end of an era in hockey broadcasting, as Mike “Doc” Emrick has announced his retirement after 47 years of calling professional hockey. Embed from Getty Images In his time behind the mic, he called 22 Stanley Cup Finals, 45 Game 7’s, 14 NHL All-Star games, and over 3,750 total games. Quite the … Read more

Flashback: New Red Wings goalie Thomas Greiss embarrass Sidney Crosby in OT, twice (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings addressed their need in the crease last week, signing former New York Islanders goaltender Thomas Greiss to a two-year deal. Embed from Getty Images He’ll be paired up with Jonathan Bernier to form a respectable 1-2 punch in goal. For fans who may be unfamiliar with Greiss, let’s throw it back … Read more

Reported price for RFA goaltender Matt Murray may scare off Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman

The Detroit Red Wings and GM Steve Yzerman are said to be in the market for goaltending help, with long-tenured veteran Jimmy Howard not expected to return next season. And while there will be a bevy of options for the team to choose from via free agency, one particular avenue they could explore is the … Read more

Henrik Zetterberg’s 2008 Playoff performance ranked No. 1 since 2007-08 in GSVA

Detroit Red Wings forward Henrik Zetterberg put on an absolute clinic in the 2008 Stanley Cup Playoffs, leading Detroit to their 11th Stanley Cup championship in franchise history and being awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the Stanley Cup Playoffs most valuable player in the process. But when you break down his performance in terms … Read more

Maple Leafs acquire 1st round draft pick from Penguins in exchange for F Kasperi Kapanen

The Toronto Maple Leafs pulled off a multi-player swap with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday, sending forward Kasperi Kapanen, Pontus Aberg and defenseman Jesper Lindgren in exchange for Evan Rodrigues, Filip Hallander and David Warsofsky. However, the biggest part of the acquisition going back to Toronto is Pittsburgh’s 1st round selection in the 2020 Draft … Read more

Pittsburgh Penguins now have best odds to land #1 NHL Draft Pick

As if it wasn’t enough of a kick to the collective crotch when the Detroit Red Wings were absolutely screwed in the 2020 NHL Draft Lottery, they may end up having to watch a rival team that’s already landed two generational talents land yet another. With today’s playoff loss, the Pittsburgh Penguins now hold 12.5% … 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

OTD: Red Wings celebrate in locker room following 2008 Stanley Cup win (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings earned their 11th Stanley Cup in franchise history on this date in 2008 with a 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins at Mellon Arena. And as always, the celebration that followed featured plenty of champagne and beer! Take a look back at the festivities that followed the 2008 win!

OTD: Detroit Red Wings clinch 2008 Stanley Cup [Tribue Video]

On this day in 2008, the Detroit Red Wings defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 to clinch another Stanley Cup, their 11th in franchise history and fourth Cup in 11 seasons. The Wings won the game 3-2 on goals by Brian Rafalski, Valtteri Filppula, and the eventual game-winner from Henrik Zetterberg. And arguably one … Read more

Game of the Day: Red Wings shut out Penguins in Game 2 of Stanley Cup Finals (VIDEO)

Our Game of the Day series continues as we look back to the 2008 Stanley Cup Finals, during which the Detroit Red Wings would ultimately emerge with their 11th championship in team history. Game 2 saw Detroit’s second consecutive shutout of the Penguins with a 3-0 win. Brad Stuart, Tomas Holmstrom, and Valtteri Filppula all … Read more

An intriguing goaltending option for the Detroit Red Wings could soon be available

The Detroit Red Wings are expected to move on from long-tenured goaltender Jimmy Howard, the team’s on and off again starter who has been part of the organization since being drafted in 2003. And while they’ll still have a solid option in net in Jonathan Bernier, GM Steve Yzerman could look to shore up Detroit’s … Read more

Ex-Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland’s worst trades – No. 5

We’ve compiled our list of the best and worst free agent signings by former Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland during his time in the Motor City. Since being replaced by Steve Yzerman last year, Holland moved on to take the GM position with the Edmonton Oilers. Let’s take a look back at the … Read more

Sergei Fedorov drops the gloves and lays a beating on Bob Errey (VIDEO)

Everyone around here knows just how good that former Detroit Red Wings forward Sergei Fedorov was on the ice, but who remembers that he would occasionally drop the gloves? Let’s throw it back to 1992 when the Red Wings hosted the Pittsburgh Penguins at Joe Louis Arena, and Fedorov had had just about enough of … Read more