Jeff Blashill singles out Thomas Greiss and Moritz Seider as keys to Red Wings victory

The Detroit Red Wings removed some of the sour taste from the mouths of fans after Thursday night’s collapse against the Tampa Bay Lightning by earning their 1st victory of the 2021-22 season tonight, a 3-1 triumph over the visiting Vancouver Canucks at Little Caesars Arena. Goals from Robby Fabbri and Filip Zadina powered Detroit’s … Read more

Recapping the Detroit Red Wings NHL Trade Deadline deals

The Detroit Red Wings made a handful of moves leading up to this afternoon’s trade deadline, starting with their decision to send defenseman Patrik Nemeth to the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for a 4th round selection in 2022, as well as sending Jon Merrill to the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for a 5th round 2021 … Read more

Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill gives update regarding team injuries

The Detroit Red Wings may have only five weeks remaining in their season that will see them miss the playoffs for the 5th consecutive season, but they’re going to continue plugging along. They’re currently without several key pieces of the team, some of whom could be used as trade bait in order to obtain future … Read more

3 additional tradable assets at Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman’s disposal

The NHL Trade Deadline will be here before we know it, and just like in recent seasons, the Detroit Red Wings will once again be poised to sell off assets with their eye on the future. And they have several tradable commodities that you can bet other NHL teams have been watching. Among the most … Read more

Red Wings have full confidence in NHL officiating following hot-mic controversy

Veteran NHL Referee Tim Peel found himself in early retirement this week following a hot-mic controversy during Tuesday night’s game between the Detroit Red Wings and Nashville Predators. Peel was caught on the hot-mic stating that he wanted to assess Nashville a penalty early in the game. He later paid for the mistake with his … Read more

Dylan Larkin gives fans an optimistic outlook for the remainder of Red Wings’ season

It certainly hasn’t been the easiest of years for the Detroit Red Wings. While there have been improvements on the ice over last season’s ghastly 17-49-5 record, it hasn’t translated into that much more winning. Currently sitting at 7-16-3 going into tonight’s game, the Red Wings have had to deal with COVID-19 complications as well … Read more

Jeff Blashill gives update on Detroit Red Wings players on COVID-19 protocol list

The Detroit Red Wings have not gone unaffected by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, as they’ve had five roster players assigned to their coronavirus protocol list. For those unfamiliar with the process, a player landing on said list doesn’t mean that they’ve actually tested positive for the illness, but rather have been in recent close contact … Read more

Two more Detroit Red Wings players added to COVID-19 list

The Detroit Red Wings are beginning to experience additional problems thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Already down two players in Robby Fabbri and Adam Erne, two additional players were added to the COVID protocol list today: forward Sam Gagner and defenseman Jon Merrill. Sam Gagner and Jon Merrill have been added to the NHL’s Covid … Read more

Badly outshot Detroit Red Wings shut out in home opener against Carolina

The Detroit Red Wings had plenty of new faces in the lineup and a brand new captain to kick off the 56 game 2020-21 NHL Season at Little Caesars Arena. However, not much else looked different from last season for the Red Wings. The Carolina Hurricanes badly outshot Detroit en route to a season-opening 3-0 … Read more

Red Wings’ C Sam Gagner lands massive right hook on much bigger Dougie Hamilton [Video]

It may have taken almost two periods but we finally had our first Detroit Red Wings fight of the 2020-21 season as Sam Gagner took on Dougie Hamilton of the Carolina Hurricanes after Gagne drilled Jordan Staal into the boards. Take a look as the much smaller Gagne (5-11, 200-pounds) more than holds his own … Read more

Detroit Red Wings re-sign forward Sam Gagner to new contract

The Detroit Red Wings made a move today, electing to re-sign forward Sam Gagner on a one-year pact. The deal is worth a reported $850,000. Gagner was drafted in the first round, sixth overall by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. He’s also spent time playing with the Arizona Coyotes, Philadelphia Flyers, … Read more

Red Wings release injury update on Filip Zadina, Sam Gagner

The Detroit Red Wings are set to embark on a road trip that will see them make stops in the nation’s capitol tomorrow against the Capitals, with another matchup in sunny Florida against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday. Embed from Getty Images Forward Filip Zadina, who has been absent since early February, will not … Read more

Newcomer Sam Gagner scores first goal with Red Wings

It’s his second game in a Detroit Red Wings uniform, and newcomer Sam Gagner is making the most of it. He scored his first goal tonight as a member of the team since being acquired earlier in the week as part of a trade that sent Andreas Athanasiou to the Edmonton Oilers. Newly minted Red … Read more

Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman discusses the trade of Andreas Athanasiou

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman held a press conference with members of the media this afternoon at Little Caesars Arena to discuss a range of topics, including the future of head coach Jeff Blashill. Of course, at the forefront of everything was the recently completed Trade Deadline deal to send forward Andreas Athanasiou to … Read more

Flashback: Sam Gagner ties Wayne Gretzky record with 8-point game

Newest Detroit Red Wings forward Sam Gagner will forever be known for a night in 2012 when he etched himself into the history books by tying a record set by NHL greats Wayne Gretzky and Paul Coffey! With four goals and four assists against the Chicago Blackhawks, Gagner became the first NHL player in more … Read more