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Bylsma and Eichel could be more successful in Buffalo than McDa…

Bylsma and Eichel could be more successful in Buffalo than McDavid and Babcock

thehockeynews.com Updated 7 hours ago
During an off day in Montreal at the World Junior Championship, Dan Bylsma was asked to comment on some of the players in the tournament. There as a game analyst for the NHL Network, Bylsma begged off, saying he didn’t want to jeopardize any possible fu…
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  • Blashill, Red Wings to discuss coaching job: report

    Blashill, Red Wings to discuss coaching job: report

    NHL.com May 27 (yesterday)
    Jeff Blashill, the leading candidate to replace Mike Babcock as coach of the Detroit Red Wings, will meet with general manager Ken Holland sometime this week to discuss the job, the Detroit Free Press reported Tuesday. Holland said Blashill, 41...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Babcock’s hiring could impact future for Kessel,…

    Rumor Roundup: Babcock’s hiring could impact future for Kessel, Phaneuf, Franson

    thehockeynews.com May 27 (yesterday)
    The Toronto Maple Leafs’ recent hiring of former Detroit Red Wings’ coach Mike Babcock continues to raise questions over the impact his arrival will have upon their off-season plans. Of particular interest is how it could affect the future of captain Di…
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  • Detroit prospect Larkin nets two goals in second pro game, help…

    Detroit prospect Larkin nets two goals in second pro game, helps Griffins tie AHL Western final

    thehockeynews.com May 26 (2 days ago)
    Well, that was fast. Detroit Red Wings top prospect Dylan Larkin waited all of two games to get his name on the professional score sheet and he did so with two goals – the first two professional goals of his career – as the Grand Rapids Griffins downed …
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  • Hitchcock almost certain to be back for another season with the…

    Hitchcock almost certain to be back for another season with the Blues

    thehockeynews.com May 25 (3 days ago)
    There’s a good chance the St. Louis Blues and Ken Hitchcock will agree on a one-year contract, perhaps as early as sometime this week. This is a situation that might rankle a lot of coaches, given that Mike Babcock just received an eight-year deal to co…
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  • Watch vicious boarding penalty from Game 1 of AHL Western Confe…

    Watch vicious boarding penalty from Game 1 of AHL Western Conference final

    thehockeynews.com May 25 (3 days ago)
    It appears as if Grand Rapids Griffins center Louis-Marc Aubry is going to be suiting up for Game 2 of the Western Conference final against the Utica Comets, but that might be hard to believe after watching the hit from behind he laid on defenseman Bobb…
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  • Red Wings goaltender Petr Mrazek drafted seventh overall in KHL

    Red Wings goaltender Petr Mrazek drafted seventh overall in KHL

    thehockeynews.com May 25 (4 days ago)
    The Detroit Red Wings drafted netminder Petr Mrazek in the fifth round, 141st overall, of the 2010 draft. Less than five years later and Mrazek’s draft stock has risen significantly – at least in the KHL. In Sunday’s first round of the 2015 KHL draft, M…
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  • 5 Stanley Cup-winning goalies who were “just OK”

    5 Stanley Cup-winning goalies who were “just OK”

    thehockeynews.com May 24 (4 days ago)
    A hot goalie can take his team deep into the playoffs, but a cold one can also go pretty far with a strong enough team in front of him. A goaltender has won the Conn Smythe Trophy six out of the last 20 years, but we’ve also seen some pretty mediocre pe…
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  • Bowman not surprised Babcock left Red Wings

    Bowman not surprised Babcock left Red Wings

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com yahoo.com May 22 (6 days ago)
    Former Detroit Red Wings coach Scotty Bowman said Friday he can see why Mike Babcock is now coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs. "I wasn't surprised Mike left Detroit," Bowman told the Edmonton Journal. "The offers were high in Buffalo (and Toront...
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  • Mike Babcock returns to Joe Louis Arena, bids emotional farewel…

    Mike Babcock returns to Joe Louis Arena, bids emotional farewell to team and city

    NHL.com May 22 (6 days ago)
    DETROIT - A day after being introduced as the new coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Mike Babcock was back in Detroit, speaking with reporters in the Red Wings' dressing room. In what was something of a farewell address to the organization and...
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  • Detroit top prospect Dylan Larkin leaves NCAA, signs NHL deal

    Detroit top prospect Dylan Larkin leaves NCAA, signs NHL deal

    thehockeynews.com NHL.com May 22 (6 days ago)
    It’s been an eventful few weeks for Detroit Red Wings prospect Dylan Larkin. First, he suited up for 10 games for the United States at the World Championship in Czech Republic, helping the team capture a silver medal at the tournament. Then he decided t…
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  • Former Detroit Red Wings star Slava Fetisov calls for ban on yo…

    Former Detroit Red Wings star Slava Fetisov calls for ban on young Russians playing in NHL

    NHL.com May 22 (7 days ago)
    MOSCOW - Former Detroit Red Wings star Slava Fetisov has called for Russia to reintroduce Soviet-style restrictions to prevent promising young hockey players from moving to the NHL. Fetisov, who is now a senator in Russia, tells Russia's R-Sp...
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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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