Detroit Red Wings still have plenty of cap space following Staal trade

The Detroit Red Wings took on the $5.7 million cap hit of New York Rangers defenseman Marc Staal, acquiring him along with a second round draft pick in exchange for future considerations. Embed from Getty Images Conversely, the Red Wings will be free of the $4.25 million and $3,166,667 cap hits of defenseman Jonathan Ericsson … Read more

5 Detroit Red Wings who Steve Yzerman may not bring back for 2020-21 season

Though it was not unexpected, the Detroit Red Wings were not a good hockey team during the 2019-20 season. When Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman took over for Ken Holland, he made it very clear that this was going to be a rebuild and that it would take some time to see through. During the … Read more

6 Detroit Red Wings who probably will not be back for 2020-2021 season

The Detroit Red Wings 2019-2020 season, due to COVID-19, is in the books and it was one we would all rather forget as soon as possible. Not only did the Red Wings fail to contend for a spot in the Stanley Cup Playoffs but they the worst record in the NHL…by far. In regards to … Read more

Detroit Red Wings Steve Yzerman just got himself another trade chip

With the NHL trade deadline just one month away, you can bet Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman is making sure his phones are charged and ready to go. Yzerman surely will be looking to sell off some pieces for draft picks but that may be more difficult than originally expected as many of the … Read more

Red Wings’ Danny DeKeyser won’t be back any time soon

The Detroit Red Wings will continue to be without the services of defenseman Danny DeKeyser indefinitely. According to head coach Jeff Blashill, DeKeyser hasn’t made any progress in returning from an injury that’s kept him out of the lineup since October 22. #RedWings Blashill said there has been no significant improvement in either DeKeyser or … Read more

Detroit Red Wings remove 2 players from IR, assign Evgeny Svechnikov to Grand Rapids

According to the Detroit Red Wings, they have assigned RW Evgeny Svechnikov to Grand Rapids and removed C Frans Nielsen and D Trevor Daley from injured reserve. The Detroit #RedWings today assigned RW Evgeny Svechnikov to the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins and removed C Frans Nielsen and D Trevor Daley from injured reserve. Details: https://t.co/2W7Dytnaye … Read more

4 Detroit Red Wings who could be traded this coming season

Detroit Red Wings fans have have been extremely optimistic ever since news broke that Steve Yzerman was returning home to replace Ken Holland as general manager. Embed from Getty Images That being said, most of those fans understand that it will take time for Yzerman to turn around a team which finished with the fourth-worst … Read more

Should the Red Wings acquire this disgruntled Leafs defenseman?

Detroit Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman is preparing for the NHL Draft, and has reportedly been kicking the tires on a deal for Winnipeg Jets defenseman and Michigan native Jacob Trouba. However, another opportunity to acquire talent on the blue line just became available. Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Nikita Zaitsev has requested a trade … Read more

Red Wings getting some help back on defense against Tampa

The Detroit Red Wings are finally getting some good news on defense. For weeks it’s been injury after injury decimating the Red Wings’ defense corps. Regardless, they’ll be getting back the services of defenseman Trevor Daley when they take on the Tampa Bay Lightning. Daley has been out of the lineup since October 7, when he … Read more

GAMEDAY: Red Wings playing Ducks on historic night for franchises

The Detroit Red Wings are still seeking their first win of the 2018-19 season. They’ll look to improve to 1-1-1 on the season tonight against the 2-0-0 Anaheim Ducks. (10:00pm ET) But tonight is a different night for more than one reason. Not only is tonight the home opener for the Ducks’ regular season, there’s also … Read more

An already depleted Red Wings defense loses another veteran to injury

The hits just keep on coming for the back end of the Detroit Red Wings. Part of the reason for 5 of their rookies making their debuts on opening night was the depleted defense corps. Now, that same defense corps loses another veteran to injury in Trevor Daley. Daley left Sunday night’s 4-2 loss to … Read more

ROSTER UPDATE: Red Wings recall defenseman Joe Hicketts

The Detroit Red Wings have made a roster move today, recalling defenseman Joe Hicketts from the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins after Trevor Daley suffered an injury on Saturday night against the Carolina Hurricanes. He’ll make his NHL debut on Monday when the Red Wings visit the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center and will wear … Read more

Red Wings’ Jeff Blashill challenges team, players respond in win over Leafs

NHL: Detroit Red Wings at Washington Capitals

The Detroit Red Wings entered Friday night’s matchup against the Toronto Maple Leafs at Little Caesars Arena with a 1-5-5 record in their past 11 games, including several overtime losses and a horrific 10-1 beatdown against Montreal. Needless to say, they need to start putting wins together if they even want to think about the … Read more

Detroit Red Wings defenseman back at practice, but out for Tuesday

It was a bit of a scary moment when Detroit Red Wings defenseman Trevor Daley went down awkwardly Friday night. He had a strange fluke collision with New York Rangers forward Paul Carey and left the game. It was later announced that he tweaked his neck and was out for the Red Wings’ 4-3 OT … Read more

Detroit Red Wings defenseman to miss Saturday’s game, and possibly longer

After a fluke collision with New York Ranger’s forward Paul Carey in the Detroit Red Wings’ 2-1 OT loss, it looks like defenseman Trevor Daley took a worse spill than originally thought. It was announced Saturday by general manager Ken Holland that Daley would miss at least Saturday’s tilt against the New Jersey Devils, and possibly longer … Read more

2017-18 Detroit Red Wings Season Preview

The Detroit Red Wings enter the 2017-18 season with more questions than answers after missing the playoffs for the first time in a quarter-century. And thanks to tight cap space, the team that will be taking the ice at Little Caesars Arena is largely unchanged from last year’s team. Of course, the goal is to … Read more