Tomas Tatar hints at leaving Detroit should long-term deal not be reached

Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas Tatar filed for arbitration earlier this week, with the public intention of seeking at least upwards of $5 million per season over the course of a long-term deal. Though the two sides were expected to reach an agreement with relative ease, that apparently has not been the case. For fans wanting to … Read more

GM Ken Holland defends his deadline moves

The Detroit Red Wings parted ways with Tomas Jurco, Brendan Smith, Steve Ott, and Thomas Vanek leading up to the NHL’s Trade Deadline, and general manager Ken Holland defended the moves that he made for the team. This is certainly an unfamiliar position for the Red Wings to be in, but Holland insisted that he … Read more

Red Wings recall Mitch Callahan from Grand Rapids

NHL: Preseason-Boston Bruins at Detroit Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings recalled forward Mitch Callahan from the Grand Rapids Griffins on Wednesday. A day after trading Steve Ott, Red Wings call up Mitch Callahan. — Helene St. James (@HeleneStJames) March 1, 2017 Callahan will likely replace forward Steve Ott in the lineup. Ott was traded to the Montreal Canadiens Tuesday for a … Read more

Red Wings trade Steve Ott to Montreal

It’s officially trade deadline day in the Motor City, and the Red Wings have made yet another move, sending grinder Steve Ott to the Montreal Canadiens. Canadiens acquire forward Steve Ott from the Detroit Red Wings, in return for a 6th round pick in 2018. DETAILS -> https://t.co/hDG0RGyISd — Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) March 1, 2017 … Read more

Drew Miller wants out of Detroit, seeking trade and fresh start

NHL: Florida Panthers at Detroit Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings sent Drew Miller down to the Grand Rapids Griffins back on January 31 and has played in just five games for the Griffins. The veteran Miller is aware of his current situation, knowing the team is willing to cut ties. The former Michigan State Spartan expressed his interest to be moved in … Read more

Frans Nielsen, Niklas Kronwall out next two games for Red Wings; Steve Ott activated

The Detroit Red Wings have put forward Frans Nielsen on short-term IR and in turn are activating forward Steve Ott. #RedWings placed Frans Nielsen (shoulder) on short term IR and activated Steve Ott. Nielsen out at least next 2 games. — Ansar Khan (@AnsarKhanMLive) February 6, 2017 Nielsen will miss at least the next two games with … Read more

5 Reasons why the Detroit Red Wings WILL keep their playoff streak alive

This has been a roller coaster season for the Detroit Red Wings. Their season-long struggles have been well documented, and many believed that Detroit’s 25-year playoff streak would finally be snapped this year. Now, the Red Wings have found life again. They have won three straight games, all against some impressive teams (Pittsburgh, Montreal, Boston) … Read more

Helm could return Friday against Sabres, Ott placed on IR

The Detroit Red Wings may get some much needed help on Friday when they travel to Buffalo to take on the Sabres. Forward Darren Helm might return to the lineup. Red Wings’ head coach Jeff Blashill told reporters that Helm’s status will be determined after the pregame game warmup. Helm has been sidelined with a … Read more

Ken Holland, Wings’ not ready to start selling

The Detroit Red Wings have had a less than stellar first half of the season thus far, but they may have turned it around after winning their last three games against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Montreal Canadiens, and the Boston Bruins. Detroit general Manager Ken Holland doesn’t think it’s time to sell just yet. With their … Read more

5 Red Wings who could be moved at the trade deadline

With the NHL trade deadline approaching on February 28, the Detroit Red Wings and general manager Ken Holland will have some tough decisions to make. While there is still a slim chance that the Red Wings could make the playoffs for a 26th consecutive season, it seems unlikely at this point. After defeating the Montreal Canadiens Monday, … Read more

Red Wings missing key pieces of the puzzle Green, Helm, Abdelkader, looking to shake up power-play

The Red Wings are missing some key pieces to the puzzle, and trying to nail down return dates is near to impossible. Abdelkader (knee) remains a minimum of one week away from being cleared for action, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports. Among injured Red Wings, don't see Mike Green on ice (he practiced in Toronto) but … Read more

WATCH: Xavier Ouellet fights Michael Raffl

The Detroit Red Wings showcased some old-time hockey Sunday against the Philadelphia Flyers, as defenseman Xavier Ouellet fought Michael Raffl in the third period. Raffl blindsided Steve Ott in the neutral zone, and Xavier Ouellet took exception. For those who want fighting out of hockey, this is a prime example of why it still belongs … Read more

Special teams prove to be the difference for Red Wings in win over Stars

Special teams can often make or break a hockey team, and they proved to be the difference for the Detroit Red Wings as they defeated the Dallas Stars 3-1 Tuesday night and extended their point streak to four games. The Stars scored just 16 seconds into the game, but this would prove to be their … Read more

Tomas Jurco returns to Red Wings lineup vs. Dallas

After off-season back surgery that has kept him sidelined since April 7 of last season, Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas Jurco will return to make his season debut tonight against the Dallas Stars. He will play on the fourth line with Riley Sheahan and Steve Ott. Comerica Bank GameDay Preview | #DALvsDET | Featuring @danmannes, … Read more