Examining the Detroit Red Wings’ 2011 draft

Over the next few days, we’ll take a look at each of the last 10 drafts for the Detroit Red Wings. We’ll touch on where players were selected, how they performed in Detroit, and where they are now. Our next stop: the 2011 draft. Detroit Red Wings 2011 draft picks Round Two, Pick 35: Tomas Jurco … 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

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

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