Report: Former Saginaw Spirit D Adam Comrie dies in motorcycle accident

According to a release from his current team, Adam Comrie, who once played hockey for the Saginaw Spirit, died in a motorcycle accident on Friday. Comrie, who was just 30, scored 5 goals and dished out 10 assists in 2019-20 with the Klagenfurt Red Jackets of the Austrian Erste Bank Hockey League. The Spirit released … Read more

Detroit Red Wings 3rd Round draft pick Albin Grewe signs with Saginaw Spirit

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According to the Saginaw Spirit, they have signed Detroit Red Wings 2019 3rd Round draft pick, Albin Grewe. From Saginaw Spirit: “I am so happy and excited to be a part of the Saginaw Spirit. I can’t wait to join the team and get started” said Grewe when asked about signing with the Spirit today. … Read more

Chris Osgood named partial owner of Saginaw Spirit hockey team

The Saginaw Spirit announced this afternoon that a familiar name well known to all fans of the Detroit Red Wings will be added on as a member of its ownership team. Former four-time Stanley Cup winner with Detroit and 401-career-win goaltender Chris Osgood was introduced as the newest member to the ownership team for the … Read more

Red Wings second-round draft pick Filip Hronek commits Saginaw Spirit

Detroit Red Wings draft pick Filip Hronek will be suiting up for the OHL’s Saginaw Spirit this season. BREAKING: Saginaw Spirit are pleased to announce the signing of @DetroitRedWings Prospect Filip Hronek #SpiritFamily pic.twitter.com/pfbpcuzpvI — Saginaw Spirit (@SpiritHockey) August 26, 2016 The 6-foot, 163-pound defenseman was originally selected by the Red Wings 53rd overall in … Read more

Red Wings ink D Filip Hronek to entry-level deal

The Detroit Red Wings made another roster move Thursday, signing prospect defenseman Filip Hronek to a three-year entry-level deal. UPDATE: The #RedWings today signed D Filip Hronek to a three-year entry-level contract: https://t.co/E0j1F84iZW pic.twitter.com/o3vAT2m6bH — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) July 14, 2016 Hronek, 18, was selected 53rd overall in the second round of this year’s … Read more

Red Wings sign Dylan Sadowy to three-year deal

The Red Wings have announced the signing of Dylan Sadowy to a three year entry-level contract today. This comes less than a week after the Red Wings acquired him from the San Jose Sharks in exchange for a third round draft pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft. Sadowy was recognized by the OHL’s annual coaches … Read more

Red Wings acquire Dylan Sadowy from Sharks for third-round pick

The Detroit Red Wings made a depth move today as they acquired 20-year-old prospect Dylan Sadowy from the San Jose Sharks for a third-round draft pick in 2017. UPDATE: The #RedWings have acquired prospect Dylan Sadowy from San Jose for a third-round draft pick in 2017. pic.twitter.com/kAyys8W2aQ — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) May 26, 2016 Sadowy … Read more

Jiri Fischer to participate in “Shocks and Saves Game” event in Saginaw to help save lives

You can ask any Detroit Red Wings fan what the most heart-wrenching moment of the 2005-2006 NHL season was, and almost all of them will have the same answer: The moment that Jiri Fischer died on the bench. Waiting for his shift in a game against the Nashville Predators in the first period, on November … Read more

Flint Firebirds center checks player through glass! [Video]

It will not be too long before we start posting some Detroit Red Wings highlights, but until then how about one from the Flint Firebirds of the OHL? Check out this hit by Firebirds center Cullen Mercer as he literally sends Blake Clarke of the Saginaw Spirit through the glass during Friday’s preseason game. https://vine.co/v/eTtOd3A9e1i/embed/simple

OHL Commissioner Visits Flint, “Extremely Excited” About New Team

As many people on the outside of the situation looking in have been skeptical of the Plymouth Whalers’ purchase and move to Flint, the man whose opinion really matters is excited about the ordeal. OHL commissioner David Branch put to rest media concerns about the safety of players in a city with such a renown reputation … Read more