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

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

Detroit Red Wings ‘Russian Five’ get into line brawl with New York Rangers [Video]

Let’s flashback 25 years to 1995 when the Detroit Red Wings ‘Russian Five’ got into a line brawl with the New York Rangers. I would pay top dollar to go back in time to see Sergei Fedorov, Slava Fetisov, Slava Kozlov, Igor Larionov and Vladimir Konstantinov playing together in their prime just one more time. Enjoy the rumble!

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

Flashback: Sergei Fedorov scores his last goal with Detroit Red Wings (VIDEO)

Two eras officially ended in April of 2003 – and both are things that make Red Wings fans look back in sadness. Not only did superstar forward Sergei Fedorov score his final goal in a Detroit Red Wings uniform, but later in the same game, his team was swept out of the Stanley Cup Playoffs … Read more

DSN’s countdown of the top celebrity Detroit Red Wings fans: No. 8 (VIDEO)

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

Flashback: Red Wings’ Sergei Fedorov humiliates St. Louis Blues (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

Game of the Day: Sergei Fedorov scores five goals vs. Capitals (VIDEO)

Our Game of the Day series continues by throwing it back to the legendary 1996-97 season and one of the greatest individual performances in NHL history! Detroit Red Wings forward Sergei Fedorov scored five goals vs. the Washington Capitals on the day after Christmas in 1996, a 5-4 Red Wings overtime victory!

Flashback: Red Wings’ Sergei Fedorov teaches Wayne Gretzky about defense (VIDEO)

Detroit Red Wings forward Sergei Fedorov was one of the most dynamic players in NHL history, and also one of the most prolific scorers. But he had another element to his game that so many forwards during his time didn’t take too seriously – the defensive side of the puck. Fedorov not only excelled at … Read more

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

Red Wings’ Sergei Fedorov embarrasses Patrick Roy with deke (VIDEO)

There were few hockey players in National Hockey League history more dynamic and exciting to watch than former Detroit Red Wings forward Sergei Fedorov, who was instrumental in three of the team’s Stanley Cup championships as well as providing some of the most dazzling highlights in history. Let’s throw it back to the start of … Read more

Quebec’s Greg Smyth tries to attack Detroit’s Sergei Fedorov (VIDEO)

Quebec Nordiques defenseman Greg Smyth was likely thanking his lucky stars that then-Detroit enforcer Bob Probert wasn’t playing the night he tried to attack speedy young forward Sergei Fedorov. Let’s throw it back to the early days of the 1990’s, when Smyth’s actions against Fedorov sparked a brief melee. We agree with the late great … Read more

Game of the Day: Red Wings take 3-0 lead in 1998 Stanley Cup Finals with win over Capitals (VIDEO)

Our Game of the Day series continues as we take a trip to the nation’s capitol for Game 3 of the 1998 Stanley Cup Finals between the Detroit Red Wings and Washington Capitals. Embed from Getty Images Detroit had taken a 2-0 series lead with a wild 5-4 overtime comeback win in Game 2, but … Read more

Ex-Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland’s best free-agent signings – No. 1

We’re counting down our list of former Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland‘s best free-agent signings during his time in the Motor City. For anyone who may have missed a few names prior to our final entry on the list, here are the first four: No. 5 – Luc Robitaille No. 4 – Marian … 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

Ken Holland reveals Red Wings nearly drafted Russian superstar Pavel Bure

Former Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland carved out an impressive resume during his time in the Motor City, having been part of four Stanley Cup-winning squads (three of which as GM) and gaining a reputation as one of the top executives in the game. During the 1989 NHL Draft, Holland worked for Detroit … Read more