TBT: Gustav Nyquist scores first NHL goal [VIDEO]

Detroit Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist may not be living up to the hype we all once thought he was, but he started his career on the right foot. On March 26, 2012 Nyquist scored his first National Hockey League goal, which came against the Columbus Blue Jackets. With 14:25 remaining in the first period, … Read more

GOTTA SEE IT: Athanasiou scores beautiful shorthanded goal [Video]

In probably the second-most pivotal game of the Detroit Red Wings’ season (the most pivotal being tonight in Boston), the boys in red found a way to kick it into high gear and get the job done in glorious fashion, putting away the Philadelphia Flyers 3-0 in their last home game of the regular season. … Read more

Jimmy Howard extremely sharp, records shutout as Red Wings blank Flyers 3-0

RED WINGS vs. FLYERS 26 SOG 30 0/4 POWER PLAY 0/4 33 FACE-OFF WINS 40 28 HITS 23 21 BLOCKED SHOTS 10 8 GIVEAWAYS 3 1st Period Evenly matched first couple of minutes. Seemed as both teams were being cautious to begin play given the playoff implications on the line. Dylan Larkin used his blazing speed … Read more

Top 5 goalie masks in the NHL today


Jim Rutherford is recognized as the first goaltender to add decoration in the form of paint to his goalie mask. Since then, goaltenders have added their own stories to their play on the ice by decorating their masks in both team design and personal touch. Several masks could have made this list, but here’s my top five masks in the NHL today.

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Streaking Red Wings Aim For Fifth Straight Win

Matchup: Philadelphia Flyers vs. Detroit Red Wings Venue: Joe Louis Arena; Detroit, MI Time: 8:00 PM EST Television: National: NBC Sports Network The Detroit Red Wings seek a 5th straight win tonight as they host the Philadelphia Flyers tonight at Joe Louis Arena. This is the 2nd of 3 meetings this season between the two teams, with … Read more

Be a GM!

One of my favorite things to do, and I know other fans feel the same way, is to try to create trades that would better my team. The difficulty comes in trying to figure out the math involved with making deals that complies with the NHL’s complicated salary cap. Well, one of the best sites on the internet, Cap Geek, has a tool to solve all of your problems.

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