Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman speaks to media following trio of trades

The NHL Trade Deadline is officially in the books. And as a team on the outside looking in at the Stanley Cup Playoffs once again, Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman focused on the future and acquire assets that will come in handy down the line. First, he sent veteran defenseman Nick Leddy as well … Read more

Detroit Red Wings trade F Vladislav Namestnikov

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Another deal is in the books from Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman. Having already traded veteran defenseman Nick Leddy to the St. Louis Blues, another pending free agent is out the door. Forward Vladislav Namestnikov is on his way to the Dallas Stars, who are sending a 4th round draft selection back to Detroit … Read more

Vladislav Namestnikov takes down NHL pest Brad Marchand, fires up crowd [Video]

While he’s not known as a player who routinely drops the gloves, Detroit Red Wings forward Vladislav Namestnikov made the most of his 1st fight of the 2021-22 NHL Season. He got into a scuffle with notorious NHL pest Brad Marchand, landing on top of him and then immediately firing up the crowd at Little … Read more

5 Bold predictions for the Detroit Red Wings in 2022

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The Detroit Red Wings are currently in a playoff spot ahead of their matchup against the Los Angeles Kings tonight. Be honest, who would have predicted that? GM Steve Yzerman has made his mark on the franchise that he helped as much as anyone resurrect from the dead during his playing years, and he’s once … Read more

Vladislav Namestnikov gives shoutout to Red Wings fans after exciting win vs. Oilers

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The Detroit Red Wings look far removed right now from the team that was stuck in an 0-3-1 rut without one or both of their top forwards in Dylan Larkin and Tyler Bertuzzi last week. They’ve since rattled off three straight wins, the most recent coming last night against the high-powered offense of the visiting … Read more

Dylan Larkin gives fans an optimistic outlook for the remainder of Red Wings’ season

It certainly hasn’t been the easiest of years for the Detroit Red Wings. While there have been improvements on the ice over last season’s ghastly 17-49-5 record, it hasn’t translated into that much more winning. Currently sitting at 7-16-3 going into tonight’s game, the Red Wings have had to deal with COVID-19 complications as well … Read more

Jeff Blashill says Red Wings’ mental fortitude is stronger than last season

The Detroit Red Wings earned the unfortunate distinction last season of being the first NHL team eliminated from playoff contention by a rather large margin. And while their current record of 4-10-3 isn’t exactly turning any heads, head coach Jeff Blashill believes that his squad is mentally stronger this year around as opposed to last … Read more

Givani Smith’s Gordie Howe hat trick helps Red Wings end losing skid

Let’s go ahead and keep forward Givani Smith in the lineup, shall we? The gritty forward earned his first career Gordie Howe hat trick, scoring a goal, registering an assist, and demolishing an opponent in a fight. In doing so, he helped the Red Wings earn their first win in nine games, breaking an eight-game … Read more

Vladislav Namestnikov scores 1st goal as a Red Wing [VIDEO]

It wasn’t long ago in the schedule that new Detroit Red Wings forward Bobby Ryan was lighting the lamp for the first time since donning the Winged Wheel. And now, it’s Vladislav Namestnikov‘s turn. The Russian forward tallied his first goal as a member of the Red Wings against the Dallas Stars, shortly after his … Read more

Dylan Larkin scores twice as Red Wings earn 1st win of the season

The Detroit Red Wings were determined for a better outcome against the Carolina Hurricanes than their sluggish 3-0 loss on Thursday night. And thanks to some key playmaking, they enjoyed their first victory of the season. Robby Fabbri scored the game-winning goal late in the 3rd period, Dylan Larkin tallied twice (including an empty netter … Read more

Team Red wins Red Wings intrasquad scrimmage at LCA (VIDEO)

We’re a mere nine days away from the Detroit Red Wings officially kicking off their 95th season of NHL play. We got a good look at the first real action for the team in nearly ten months with the Team Red/White intrasquad scrimmage that took place at Little Caesars Arena earlier today. Team Red Would … Read more

Jeff Blashill discusses job appreciation and previews upcoming Detroit Red Wings season

The Detroit Red Wings are preparing for the beginning of training camp for the upcoming 2020-21 NHL season, which is slated to begin January 13. And fans will see that this year’s edition of the team will look noticeably different than the squad who earned the unfortunate distinction of being the worst Red Wings team … Read more

Several Red Wings included in NBC Sports’ list of best free agent signings

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman has been busy in free agency, bringing aboard the likes of forwards Bobby Ryan and Vladislav Namestnikov, defenseman Troy Stecher and Jon Merrill, and goaltender Thomas Greiss. Talk about wheeling and dealing! NBC Sports put together their list of the top free agent signings, and the Red Wings were … Read more

Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman earns high praise around the NHL for his free-agent moves

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Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman has been busy since the start of free agency, bringing aboard several new faces including the likes of forwards Bobby Ryan and Vladislav Namestnikov, as well as defenseman Troy Stecher and Jon Merrill, and goaltender Thomas Greiss. Embed from Getty Images The Athletic‘s Craig Custance spoke to several executives … Read more

Flashback: Future teammates Robby Fabbri, Vladislav Namestnikov fight one another (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings have remained busy in free agency, with Russian-born forward Vladislav Namestnikov the latest name to be brought to the Motor City by GM Steve Yzerman. During the 2019-20 regular season, Yzerman also made one of the most underrated deals in the NHL, trading for former St. Louis Blues forward Robby Fabbri … Read more

Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman has the chance to buy out another bloated contract

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The Detroit Red Wings have remained busy in free agency, with Russian-born forward Vladislav Namestnikov the latest name to be brought to the Motor City by GM Steve Yzerman. Prior to free agency, the team made the decision to part ways with veteran forward Justin Abdelkader, who was placed on waivers for the purposes of … Read more