Fox Sports Detroit pays tribute to the late Jamie Samuelsen (VIDEO)

All of us in the Detroit community are still mourning the untimely passing of 97.1 The Ticket radio personality Jamie Samuelsen, who succumbed to colon cancer yesterday at the age of 48. Several tributes have been paid to the late Samuelsen and his family, and it wasn’t long before Fox Sports Detroit did the same. … Read more

Red Wings’ Chris Chelios discusses partying with celebrities following Stanley Cup win (VIDEO)

Former Detroit Red Wings defenseman Chris Chelios is one of the greatest American-born defenseman in NHL history. But outside of the rink, he was and continues to be well known amongst some of Hollywood’s elite. He has a home in Malibu, CA and is part of group of celebrity home owners and friends called the … Read more

Red Wings forward Kirk Maltby discusses partying with Kid Rock and Chris Chelios (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings powered their way to the 2002 Stanley Cup championship with arguably the greatest collection of talent that one team has ever featured. Of course, one of the mainstays on that legendary team was grinding forward Kirk Maltby, a member of Detroit’s famous “Grind Line”. Maltby himself scored twice in the Finals … Read more

Four-time Stanley Cup winner Kris Draper describes 1997 championship parade (VIDEO)

The 1996-97 Detroit Red Wings captured the attention and hearts of the entire city as they brought home the Stanley Cup for the first time in 42 years. And it was quite the celebration afterwards, drawing over one million people to downtown for the championship parade. Forward Kris Draper, who was an instrumental part of … Read more

Former Red Wings goalie Chris Osgood gives tour of Joe Louis Arena (VIDEO)

Joe Louis Arena stood by the banks of the Detroit River for nearly 40 years, serving as the home of the Detroit Red Wings and housing some of the greatest players and moments in NHL history before being closed forever in 2017. Embed from Getty Images And one former player who knew the building intimately … Read more

Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman gives full interview following Trade Deadline

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman had his hands full on Monday, trading both Mike Green and Andreas Athanasiou to the Edmonton Oilers in separate deals with former Red Wings GM Ken Holland. He sat down to talk with with Fox Sports Detroit personality Trevor Thompson on Tuesday to offer additional insight into what went … Read more

Fox Sports Detroit’s Trevor Thompson unfazed by Gritty!

Talk about a close encounter of the Gritty kind! Embed from Getty Images During Saturday’s matinee matchup between the Detroit Red Wings and Philadelphia Flyers at Wells Fargo Center, Fox Sports Detroit’s Trevor Thompson was giving an in-game report while standing next to perhaps the most talked about sports mascot in recent memory, the terrifying … Read more

WATCH: Pavel Datsyuk makes Trevor Thompson look silly on the ice [Video]

FOX Sports Detroit reporter, Trevor Thompson created his own little segment on FSD broadcasts a while back. The segments are titled ‘Trev Takes On’ and usually get aired on an episode of Red Wings Live or on one of the weekly recap shows done up during the season. Trevor would spotlight around Pavel Datsyuk and would have a little stick handling session with him.

Yes, Trevor is not a professional hockey player, but by the looks of it, he can skate pretty well.

Datsyuk would turn him inside out on a number of occasions on the ice. You can hear Thompson laughing through practically the entire segment as the ‘Magic Man’ just seemed to be toying with him. Having one of the best, if not, the best set of hands the NHL has ever seen, Pavel Datsyuk gave Trevor Thompson an up close and personal reason why.