Red Wings vs. Lightning: DSN writer predictions

It’s time for playoff hockey! Of course, that also means that each of us here at the DSN Red Wings chapter have been working hard on making our predictions for how the Red Wings/Lightning series will shake out. Here’s what we came up with: Shae Brophy – Author For the Wings, “just getting there” is getting … Read more

EDITORIAL: We should have known that the Wings would beat the odds and make the playoffs

Journey infamously said it best: “Don’t stop believing”. About two weeks ago, I said that the Detroit Red Wings would probably miss the playoffs. It wasn’t a very well-received notion, but it was a statistically backed up thought. At one point, they were staring at a 38% likelihood of making it in, and needed a large amount … Read more

Detroit has advantage over banged-up Tampa Bay

Last year, the Detroit Red Wings weren’t able to overcome a healthy Tampa Bay Lightning squad and ultimately lost their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series with them in seven games, despite having held a one-game lead twice. This time around though, it’s different. Tampa Bay will be without the services of sniper Steven Stamkos and stalwart defenseman … Read more