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Marian Hossa hits 1,000 points, but is he a Hall of Famer?

Marian Hossa hits 1,000 points, but is he a Hall of Famer?

thehockeynews.com Updated 59 minutes ago
When Marian Hossa scored the 1,000th point of his career Thursday night, my first inclination was to put him in the Hockey Hall of Fame. After all, he already has two Stanley Cups (and possibly more to come) and he’s one of the best two-way players of h…
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  • Red Wings recall C Weiss (hernia) from AHL

    Red Wings recall C Weiss (hernia) from AHL

    ESPN.com 17 hours ago
    The Detroit Red Wings have recalled center Stephen Weiss from his conditioning loan with Grand Rapids of the AHL.
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  • Detroit Red Wings recall forward Stephen Weiss from AHL

    Detroit Red Wings recall forward Stephen Weiss from AHL

    NHL.com 17 hours ago
    DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings have recalled centre Stephen Weiss from his conditioning loan with Grand Rapids of the AHL. The 31-year-old Weiss was limited to 26 games for the Red Wings in 2013-14 and did not play after Dec. 10 because of h...
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  • Mike Babcock on coach’s challenge, following ‘wrong’ call vs. C…

    Mike Babcock on coach’s challenge, following ‘wrong’ call vs. Capitals

    yahoo.com 19 hours ago
    The Detroit Red Wings have been on both ends of blown calls involving goals recently. “Last year we scored a goal in here against L.A., it was wrong,” recalled Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock. That’s of course a reference to the Red Wings’ goal sco…
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  • Brutally blown calls make it clear: it’s time to expand NHL vid…

    Brutally blown calls make it clear: it’s time to expand NHL video replay

    thehockeynews.com Oct 30 (yesterday)
    The phrase “the straw that broke the camel’s back” is tossed around too often, but when it comes to expanded video review in the NHL, the goalie interference call assessed to Detroit’s Luke Glendening Wednesday night certainly qualifies. Thankfully, the…
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  • NHL Capsules: WASHINGTON - Justin Abdelkader scored twice in th…

    NHL Capsules: WASHINGTON - Justin Abdelkader scored twice in th…

    NHL.com yahoo.com Oct 30 (yesterday)
    WASHINGTON - Justin Abdelkader scored twice in the third period to help the Detroit Red Wings rally for a 4-2 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night. Abdelkader broke a 2-2 tie when he took a drop pass from Pavel Datsyuk and ...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Abdelkader dominates 3rd for Wings; Smith powe…

    NHL Three Stars: Abdelkader dominates 3rd for Wings; Smith powers Preds

    yahoo.com Oct 30 (yesterday)
    No. 1 Star: Justin Abdelkader, Detroit Red Wings The Red Wings forward was an offensive force in their 4-2 win over the Washington Capitals, scoring the game-tying and game-winning goals and assisting on Gustav Nyquist’s opening goal. That included this…
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  • Around the League notebook for Wednesday, Oct. 29

    Around the League notebook for Wednesday, Oct. 29

    NHL.com Oct 30 (yesterday)
    WEDNESDAY'S RESULTS Home Team in CAPS Detroit 4, WASHINGTON 2 Nashville 4, EDMONTON 1 ABDELKADER RALLIES RED WINGS AGAIN Down 2-1 after 40 minutes, the Detroit Red Wings scored three times in the third period, including two goals by J...
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  • Worst NHL penalty of the season? Oh yeah. Definitely.

    Worst NHL penalty of the season? Oh yeah. Definitely.

    thehockeynews.com Oct 29 (yesterday)
    Each NHL season has its share of botched calls from referees. We know going in that, as mere mortals, they’re bound to make errors trying to make sense of a lightning-fast game. However, some blown calls are so egregious, they stand out for years afterw…
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  • Family says Gordie Howe is showing signs of improvement after s…

    Family says Gordie Howe is showing signs of improvement after stroke

    Gordie Howe's family says the hockey legend is showing some signs of improvement after suffering a significant stroke last weekend. The family issued a statement today through the Detroit Red Wings. The statement says that Howe's conditi...
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  • Brett Hull wants you to own a piece of hockey history

    Brett Hull wants you to own a piece of hockey history

    thehockeynews.com Oct 29 (yesterday)
    When you play over 1200 games in the NHL spanning over nearly 20 seasons, win two Stanley Cups, and make a living scoring goals, you’re bound to pick up a few souvenirs along the way. Thanks to one of the most iconic goal-scorers in hockey history, now …
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  • Red Wings assign Weiss to AHL for conditioning

    Red Wings assign Weiss to AHL for conditioning

    NHL.com Oct 28 (3 days ago)
    DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings today assigned center Stephen Weiss to the AHL's Grand Rapids Griffins for conditioning. Weiss was limited to 26 games for the Red Wings in 2013-14 and did not play after Dec. 10 following hernia surgery. The 31-...
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  • Raffl scores 2 goals, Schenn nets late winner in Flyers' 4-2 vi…

    Raffl scores 2 goals, Schenn nets late winner in Flyers' 4-2 victory over Red Wings

    NHL.com ESPN.com Oct 25 (6 days ago)
    PHILADELPHIA - Michael Raffl scored two goals, and Brayden Schenn netted the winner during a power play with 8:55 remaining to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night. Nicklas Grossmann also ...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Is Dallas going Star searching?

    Rumor Roundup: Is Dallas going Star searching?

    thehockeynews.com Oct 25 (6 days ago)
    The Buffalo News’ John Vogl reports Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers is enjoying an early resurgence, tied for second on the team in shots with winger Matt Moulson and ranking fifth overall in ice time among NHL players this season as of Friday. His play i…
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  • It’s feast or famine – beat them or beat it – for NHL coaches t…

    It’s feast or famine – beat them or beat it – for NHL coaches these days

    The coaching business in the NHL is about to get crazier thanks to the pending free agency of Red Wings bench boss Mike Babcock, who almost assuredly will set a new record for a coach’s salary whether he stays in Detroit or moves on to a new place of em…
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  • Wings cap comeback vs. Pens with OT win

    Wings cap comeback vs. Pens with OT win

    ESPN.com Oct 23
    Justin Abdelkader's goal 4:16 into overtime capped a dramatic Detroit rally, giving the Red Wings a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night.
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  • Jimmy Howard wearing pink goalie mask for Hockey Fights Cancer …

    Jimmy Howard wearing pink goalie mask for Hockey Fights Cancer (Photo)

    yahoo.com Oct 23
    The Detroit Red Wings are holding Hockey Fights Cancer Night on Thursday night, as the Pittsburgh Penguins roll into town. That mean’s lavender dashboards around the rink at the Joe, as well as goalie Jimmy Howard busting out his pink goalie mask for ch…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Sabres’ Chris Stewart drawing major interest

    Rumor Roundup: Sabres’ Chris Stewart drawing major interest

    Buffalo Sabres right wing Chris Stewart frequently popped up in the rumor mill this week as a possible trade candidate. Stewart, who turns 27 on October 30, is earning $4.2 million this season (with a cap hit of $4.15 million) and becomes eligible for u…
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  • Video - Red Wings Pull Away From Capitals 00:56

    Red Wings Pull Away From Capitals

    Oct 29
    Detroit scored three goals in the third period to beat Washington 4-2.
  • Video - SportsCenter's Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals 00:59

    SportsCenter's Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals

    Oct 28
    John Buccigross and Barry Melrose count down the top three goals of the week from across the NHL.
  • Video - Gordie Howe Suffers Serious Stroke 02:49

    Gordie Howe Suffers Serious Stroke

    Oct 28
    The Detroit News writer Gregg Krupa discusses hockey great Gordie Howe's suffering a serious stroke on Sunday.
  • Video - Red Wings Rally, Stun Penguins In OT 01:08

    Red Wings Rally, Stun Penguins In OT

    Oct 23
    The Red Wings scored two goals late in the third period to force overtime and Justin Abdelkader played the hero, scoring the game-winner in overtime.

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