Tomas Jurco: My girlfriend and I “were so bored” in Detroit

NHL: St. Louis Blues at Chicago Blackhawks

Former Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas Jurco began his NHL career with promise, but it went completely unfulfilled during his short tenure with the team. After being drafted 35th overall in 2011, he never scored more than 18 points in a single season, and went pointless in 16 games played this year. Jurco was traded 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

BREAKING: Red Wings trade F Tomas Jurco to Blackhawks

The Detroit Red Wings have traded forward Tomas Jurco to the Chicago Blackhawks. In return for Jurco, the Wings receive a 3rd round pick from Chicago in the 2017 NHL Draft. Tomas Jurco has been a healthy scratch often this season. The #Blackhawks have turned similar players (Handzus, Panik) into contributors. — Mark Lazerus (@MarkLazerus) … Read more

INJURY UPDATE: Kronwall, Nielsen out tonight; Howard to play tonight in GR

A few injury notes from Nashville, where the Detroit Red Wings morning skate concluded just a couple hours ago. The Wings will be without the services of Niklas Kronwall tonight, as he is dealing with a lower body injury. Kronwall is considered day-to-day. Forward Frans Nielsen is also out after suffering an injury last night … Read more

Red Wings’ Tomas Jurco confused about lack of play, requested trade earlier in season

After a promising rookie campaign in 2013-14 with the Detroit Red Wings, forward Tomas Jurco has struggled to produce. He has been a healthy scratch for most of this season, playing in only 12 games. He is the only player on the Red Wings who has failed to record a point this season. According to … Read more

Tomas Jurco to get another shot with Red Wings tonight against Boston

Tomas Jurco has not seen much playing time this season. In fact, he has only played in 11 games coming into tonight’s contest against the Boston Bruins. Blashill says Tomas Jurco will play at Boston — Helene St. James (@HeleneStJames) January 23, 2017 Jurco, still only age 24, will get another shot to prove he … 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

Detroit Red Wings News: Tomas Jurco recalled, Bertuzzi and Smith placed on injured reserve

The Detroit Red Wings made a few roster moves today,  recalling 23-year-old right wing Tomas Jurco from the Grand Rapids Griffins and removed him from long-term injured reserve. They also placed left wing Tyler Bertuzzi and defenseman Brendan Smith on seven-day injured reserve. Brendan Smith is out approximately four weeks with a sprained right medial … Read more

Detroit Red Wings D Alexey Marchenko to miss ‘a couple weeks’ with upper body injury

While licking their woulds after a tough 3-2 loss on Sunday evening at the hands of the Calgary Flames, it turns out that the final score isn’t the only thing that didn’t turn out in Detroit’s favor. It has been announced that defenseman Alexey Marchenko will miss some time with an upper body injury. Red Wings D … Read more

Red Wings News and Notes: Jurco, Zetterberg, Pulkkinen, Kronwall, Sproul

We’re a little less than three weeks away from the start of the 2016-17 NHL regular season. For now, some of the league’s best players are competing in the World Cup of Hockey, while the rest are in training camp preparing for the preseason games that start next week. We have a lot of news … Read more

Red Wings news: Newest jersey numbers are here!

The Detroit Red Wings announced the jersey numbers that their three off-season acquisitions will be wearing this season, as well as two players who decided to switch numbers from what they’d previously worn with the team. Check out the newest #RedWings' jersey numbers! #LGRW pic.twitter.com/x3laocN59F — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) August 31, 2016 Frans Nielsen … Read more

Red Wings facing log jam at forward

As the focus across the NHL begins to shift from free agency and the draft, teams now have a pretty solid understanding of what their rosters will look like to begin training camp. For the Detroit Red Wings, the reality is that they have a potential over-abundance of bodies in their forward corps. According to … Read more

How the Red Wings could land Matt Duchene

In wake of the news breaking that the Detroit Red Wings are shopping forward Pavel Datsyuk‘s contract and are looking to make a run at Steven Stamkos, there is more speculation to take in around Hockeytown. Matt Duchene from the Colorado Avalanche has been a topic of trade discussions over the past year or so, … Read more

Tomas Jurco scores game-winner as Slovakia wins 4-1 at World Championship

Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas Jurco had a goal and an assist in Slovakia’s 4-1 win against Hungary in the preliminary round of the World Championship today, in a game that was played in St. Petersburg, Russia. The goal, his first of the tournament, was the game-winner. In total, there are 16 teams in the tournament, split into … Read more