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Arbitration season: Derek Stepan is gonna get paid

Arbitration season: Derek Stepan is gonna get paid

thehockeynews.com Updated Jul 6 (yesterday)
The NHL arbitration process is really no fun for anyone involved, since it brings negotiation into a formal setting and forces teams and their players to square off. Teams have to pretend that their own players aren’t really that good and hurt feelings …
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  • Red Wings could retire No. 91 for Sergei Fedorov

    Red Wings could retire No. 91 for Sergei Fedorov

    NHL.com yahoo.com Jul 2 (5 days ago)
    DETROIT -- The Detroit Red Wings will consider retiring the No. 91 worn by forward Sergei Fedorov, general manager Ken Holland said Thursday. Fedorov, a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame's Class of 2015, scored 400 of his 483 career goals and 9...
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  • Edmonton big winner, insanity big loser in Free Agent Frenzy

    Edmonton big winner, insanity big loser in Free Agent Frenzy

    thehockeynews.com Jul 1 (6 days ago)
    The same day Connor McDavid wore his Edmonton Oiler colors for the first time ever on the ice, his bosses were upstairs going about the process of giving him some legitimate NHL players to surround him. It’s difficult, nay impossible, to declare the win…
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  • Capitals add players on first day of free agency, lose Mike Gre…

    Capitals add players on first day of free agency, lose Mike Green to Red Wings

    NHL.com Jul 1 (6 days ago)
    WASHINGTON - The Washington Capitals were busy on the opening day of NHL free agency on Wednesday. But the biggest move was veteran defenceman Mike Green agreeing to a three-year deal with the Detroit Red Wings. He departs after 10 seasons wi...
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  • Red Wings sign Green for three years, add Richards

    Red Wings sign Green for three years, add Richards

    DETROIT -- The Detroit Red Wings got the right-handed shooting defenseman with offensive ability they have been seeking for so long, plus a skilled veteran center with two Stanley Cup championships, on Wednesday. Detroit signed free agent defen...
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  • Detroit picks up center insurance in Brad Richards for one year…

    Detroit picks up center insurance in Brad Richards for one year, $3 million

    yahoo.com Jul 1 (6 days ago)
    Brad Richards got a raise but is he going to a contender? The former Chicago Blackhawks center signed a one-year $3 million contract with the Detroit Red Wings. According to ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun, the deal could be worth up to $4 million with playoff bon…
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  • Red Wings buy out Stephen Weiss; Mike Green a target?

    Red Wings buy out Stephen Weiss; Mike Green a target?

    yahoo.com Jun 30 (7 days ago)
    The Stephen Weiss era in Detroit never really got underway after the forward signed a five-year, $24.9 million deal with the Red Wings in 2013. In two seasons, the former Florida Panthers captain missed 86 games as nagging injuries prevented him from be…
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  • CHL Import Draft: who is coming over?

    CHL Import Draft: who is coming over?

    The CHL’s Import Draft was held today, giving every major junior team on the continent a chance to pick up some prime European talent. Franchises are allowed to play two Euros on their roster, but no goaltenders. Teams that have a European player taken …
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  • New Red Wings arena takes shape in stunning renderings (Video)

    New Red Wings arena takes shape in stunning renderings (Video)

    yahoo.com Jun 30
    The model of the Detroit Red Wings new arena is starting to take shape. And it looks most impressive, in the above video provided by the Red Wings. It will be in a 45-block area, called “The District Detroit” and will include residential, retail and com…
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  • Hockey Hall of Fame 2015: Lidstrom, Fedorov, Pronger, Housley, …

    Hockey Hall of Fame 2015: Lidstrom, Fedorov, Pronger, Housley, Ruggiero

    The Hockey Hall of Fame selection committee announced its Class of 2015 on Monday: Detroit Red Wings legends Nicklas Lidstrom and Sergei Fedorov; former Buffalo Sabres great Phil Housley; current Arizona Coyote Chris Pronger; former Hockey Hall of Fame …
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  • Kessel to Pittsburgh?; Red Wings HOF day; Calgary's D improveme…

    Kessel to Pittsburgh?; Red Wings HOF day; Calgary's D improvements (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Jun 29
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . • Yet another reason to love Jarom…
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  • 2015 Draft Preview – Tampa Bay Lightning apprentice is now the …

    2015 Draft Preview – Tampa Bay Lightning apprentice is now the master

    Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman, the NHL’s reigning GM of the year, was weaned by the Detroit Red Wings as a player and an executive, so it’s no surprise he puts such a strong emphasis on drafting and developing players. And it should come as no su…
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  • New Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock has big nights early in sche…

    New Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock has big nights early in schedule

    NHL.com Jun 25
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Mike Babcock will see his former team and the one that desperately wanted to hire him within the first two weeks of the NHL season. The Toronto Maple Leafs visit the Detroit Red Wings for their second game on Oct. 9, and they...
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  • 2015-2016 NHL regular season team schedules

    2015-2016 NHL regular season team schedules

    NHL.com Jun 25
    Anaheim Ducks Arizona Coyotes Boston Bruins Buffalo Sabres Calgary Flames Carolina Hurricanes Chicago Blackhawks Colorado Avalanche Columbus Blue Jackets Dallas Stars Detroit Red Wings Edmonton Oilers Florida Panthers Los Angeles King...
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  • Red Wings' Zetterberg awarded King Clancy Trophy

    Red Wings' Zetterberg awarded King Clancy Trophy

    NHL.com Jun 24
    Detroit Red Wings forward Henrik Zetterberg is this year's recipient of the King Clancy Memorial Trophy, awarded "to the player who best exemplifies leadership on and off the ice and who has made a noteworthy humanitarian contribution to his commu...
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  • Rumor Roundup: It’s official – Matt Beleskey done with the Duck…

    Rumor Roundup: It’s official – Matt Beleskey done with the Ducks

    The Anaheim Ducks’ efforts to re-sign pending UFA winger Matt Beleskey ended in failure. Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston reports the 27-year-old rejected the club’s best offer and is headed to unrestricted free agency on July first. Murray told media members…
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  • Video - Lightning Strike Red Wings 00:52

    Lightning Strike Red Wings

    Mar 20
    The Lighting topped the Red Wings 3-1 for their second straight win.
  • Video - Jagr Helps Panthers Top Red Wings 00:31

    Jagr Helps Panthers Top Red Wings

    Mar 19
    Jaromir Jagr scored his 718th NHL goal to move into fifth place on the career list in the Panthers' 3-1 win over the Red Wings.
  • Video - Red Wings Crush Penguins In Crosby's Return 01:00

    Red Wings Crush Penguins In Crosby's Return

    Mar 15
    Marek Zidlicky had a goal and two assists in Detroit's 5-1 win over Pittsburgh.
  • Video - Pulkkinen, Red Wings Down Oilers 00:45

    Pulkkinen, Red Wings Down Oilers

    Mar 9
    Teemu Pulkkinen scored a goal and recorded an assist in the Red Wings' 5-2 win over the Oilers.

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