Alex Ovechkin ties Steve Yzerman for 9th all time in goals scored

Washington Capitals superstar Alexander Ovechkin is the greatest goal scorer in the NHL since the 2004-05 lockout, and he’s now tied another NHL legend in total goals. The Capitals captain tied former Detroit Red Wings captain Steve Yzerman on the NHL’s total goal scoring list with 692. He also passed former Pittsburgh Penguins legend Mario … Read more

Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman has golden chance to ink top goaltender Braden Holtby this summer

The summer of 2020 will be Detroit Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman’s second full offseason with the team since returning to the organization he starred with in April of 2019. And let’s face it, his team’s goaltending situation isn’t exactly ideal at the current time. Neither Jimmy Howard or Jonathan Bernier would be starting … Read more

WHOA! Did this Red Wings prospect just threaten Alexander Ovechkin?

NHL: Preseason-Detroit Red Wings at Toronto Maple Leafs

The hockey world was abuzz following a first period fight between Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin and Carolina Hurricanes forward Andrei Svechnikov during Game 3 of their opening round playoff series. The Great 8 caught Svechnikov with a hard right, knocking the 19-year old to the ice and hitting his head. He needed plenty of … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Red Wings trade Nick Jensen and 2019 draft pick

According to the Detroit Red Wings, they have traded defenseman Nick Jensen to the Washington Capitals. Embed from Getty Images The Red Wings give up Jensen and a 2019 5th round pick in exchange for defenseman Madison Bowey and a 2020 2nd round pick. UPDATE: The #RedWings today acquired D Madison Bowey and a 2nd round pick in … Read more

Jeff Blashill: Red Wings a fragile team right now

It’s understandable for a team’s confidence to be lacking in the midst of a slump. But this stretch of losing that the Detroit Red Wings are currently experiencing has their confidence all but shot. The Red Wings are winless in their last six games and have won just once in their last 11 games, dropping … Read more

Tom Wilson delivers dangerous hit on Oskar Sundqvist [VIDEO]

The NHL preseason is not generally a place you see stuff like this. The players understand that exhibition games are to shake the rust off, get back into game shape, and allow the coaching staff and management to see who has what it takes to make the team. But during the Washington Capitals’ preseason game … Read more

Mike Green remains a Red Wing following trade deadline

The Detroit Red Wings were active at this year’s trade deadline, dealing forward Tomas Tatar to the Vegas Golden Knights in exchange for a first, second, and third round draft pick – a valuable return for the leading scorer the past three seasons. They also traded goaltender Petr Mrazek to the Philadelphia Flyers last week in … Read more

GOALIE FIGHT! Ray Emery fights Braden Holtby during line brawl [VIDEO]

In the third period of a 7-0 drubbing by the Washington Capitals, the Philadelphia Flyers started to get frustrated. That frustration culminated in a huge line brawl roughly a quarter of the way through the 3rd period. Flyers goalie Ray Emery skated the length of the ice to take his frustrations out on Capitals netminder … Read more

Friday Night Fights: 5 best NHL fights from October

Who doesn’t love some good hockey fights? From the moment the sticks and the gloves hit the ice, you can feel the electricity in the air as the crowd roars to life watching the men on the ice take swings at one another. While the role of fighting in today’s NHL has diminished a bit, … Read more

WATCH: Tomas Tatar’s sick tip-in goal

Talk about getting a great tip! Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas Tatar scored his first of two goals on Friday night at Little Caesars Arena against the Washington Capitals on a pretty re-direction of Dylan Larkin’s feed. Larkin turned and fired the puck, and Tatar, situated near the bottom of the left faceoff circle, directed … Read more

Former Red Wings coach and GM Bryan Murray dies at 74

There is some sad news to report out of the world of hockey this afternoon. Former Detroit Red Wings general manager and head coach Bryan Murray has passed away from cancer at the age of 74. Murray was with the Red Wings from 1990-93 and remained as GM during Scotty Bowman’s first season as coach … Read more

5 Moves the Red Wings must make to get back on track

NHL: Jeff Blashill 2

The Detroit Red Wings missed the playoffs for the first time in 25 years this season. They were also sellers at the trade deadline for the first time in a long time when they traded away Thomas Vanek, Steve Ott, Tomas Jurco, and Brendan Smith. The team enters relatively foreign territory as they begin their … Read more

Petr Mrazek’s insane save robs Capitals of sure goal [VIDEO]

NHL: Washington Capitals at Detroit Red Wings

Petr Mrazek has been more like himself of late. He helped the Red Wings earn two huge points Saturday afternoon against the Washington Capitals, 3-2 in the shootout. It was this insane save that helped the Wings earn the “W” today. Mrazek made a huge save on Washington forward Lars Eller, after robbing sniper Alex … Read more

Tomas Tatar finishes off pretty passing play [Video]

NHL: Calgary Flames at Detroit Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings took a 2-0 lead against the Washington Capitals early in the 2nd period of Saturday afternoon’s matchup at Joe Louis Arena, courtesy of Tomas Tatar. He finished off a pretty passing play with Henrik Zetterberg and Anthony Mantha for his 13th goal of the season. This entire play. Naaaasty. #WSHvsDET … Read more

WATCH: Detroit Red Wings and Warrior Hockey surprise FAR Flyers

The Detroit Red Wings and Warrior Hockey teamed up Tuesday afternoon as part of the NHL’s ‘Hockey is For Everyone’ month. They surprised the Michigan FAR Flyers with a trip to Joe Louis Arena. The Michigan FAR Flyers special hockey team are here at The Joe today taking in the #RedWings practice. #HockeyIsForEveryone #LGRW … Read more