Mike Babcock’s return to Detroit in the regular season as the coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs went quite poorly. The former longtime coach of the Detroit Red Wings saw inspired play by a group he helped grow and develop, and was partially done in by a …Share Tweet
NHL.com 6 hours agoDETROIT -- Detroit Red Wings forward Dylan Larkin scored in his NHL debut Friday against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Larkin gave the Red Wings a 3-0 lead 20 seconds into the second period of their season opener when he lifted a shot over the right...Share Tweetyahoo.com 10 hours agoMike Babcock makes his return to Detroit – well, in the regular season – as the new head coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs. But rather than facing a Red Wings team that had to throw away the script when he departed, he faces one that’s trying to continue…Share TweetNHL.com Oct 8 (yesterday)DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings have assigned forward Dan Cleary and defenceman Xavier Ouellet to Grand Rapids of the AHL. The Red Wings also announced Thursday that they have removed defencemen Jakub Kindl and Alexey Marchenko from injured r...Share Tweet
Petr Mrazek’s new mask is an awesome mashup between Family Guy and RoboCopthehockeynews.com Oct 7 (2 days ago)Family Guy character Peter Griffin has long been a staple of Detroit Red Wings goaltender Petr Mrazek’s masks, but in 2015-16, Mrazek has taken a new direction with the cartoon dad. We’ve seen Mrazek don a mask with Griffin in Christmas garb, in winter …Share Tweet
Teen rookie Dylan Larkin is shaking up the Detroit Red Wingsthehockeynews.com Oct 6 (4 days ago)There are few certainties in the hockey world, but one of them used to be that the Detroit Red Wings didn’t bring teenagers into the NHL. In fact, it’s been about 15 years since Jiri Fischer pulled the trick, as Chris Peters discovered. But Detroit coac…Share TweetNHL.com Oct 3DETROIT - Henrik Zetterberg scored the winning goal early in the third period as the Detroit Red Wings doubled up the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 on Friday night in NHL pre-season action. Zetterberg's goal came on a tic-tac-toe play with...Share Tweet
Red Wings’ DeKeyser sidelined 3-4 weeks with sprained ligament in left footthehockeynews.com Oct 2The Detroit Red Wings dealt with injury issues in the 2014-15 season, losing roughly 160 man games to injury. Already they’re starting the 2015-16 season at a disadvantage, as they’ll be without Pavel Datsyuk for at least the first month of the season, …Share Tweet
Why the Red Wings shouldn’t honor Babcock on opening nightthehockeynews.com Sep 29By Keith Gave After reading in a Toronto newspaper that the Red Wings planned to honor former coach Mike Babcock when he brings his Toronto Maple Leafs to Joe Louis Arena to open a new hockey season, I asked Detroit GM Ken Holland for some details. He o…Share Tweet
Getting To Know: Reed Larsonthehockeynews.com Sep 27Status: NHL defenseman from 1976-1990 for Detroit, Boston, New York Islanders, Edmonton, Minnesota and Buffalo. Ht: 6-0 Wt: 195 pounds DOB: July 30, 1956 In: Minneapolis, Minnesota First Hockey Memory: “Started outside. When I grew up they had a big par…Share Tweet
Top 5 underrated and overrated players of 2014-15thehockeynews.com Sep 27At one point or another in nearly every NHLers career, he will be either overvalued or undervalued. One great year can lead to big money contracts and pundits gushing about their ability and a down year can lead to cries that they’ve lost their scoring …Share Tweet
THN’s 2015-16 NHL season preview: Detroit Red Wingsthehockeynews.com Sep 262014-15 Record: 43-25-14 (100 Pts.) THN’s Prediction: 2nd, Atlantic Division What To Expect: For the first time in a decade, the Wings have a new bench boss. Mike Babcock signed up to coach the Leafs for $50 million, giving Jeff Blashill the opportunity…Share Tweet
Red Wings’ Franzen says one more bad hit would ‘probably’ end his careerthehockeynews.com Sep 25Johan Franzen is entering the 2015-16 campaign with full knowledge it could be his last. It’s not because the 35-year-old can’t contribute to the Red Wings any longer or because he can’t keep up in the league anymore. Rather, Franzen knows it could be h…Share Tweet
Watch Teemu Pulkkinen score after perfect alley-oop pass from Tyler Bertuzzithehockeynews.com Sep 25When it comes to watching offensive creativity, Detroit Red Wings fans have been spoiled over the past decade. After all, there are few players who are more fun to watch with the puck on his stick than Pavel Datsyuk. But Tyler Bertuzzi got Red Wings fan…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 24Tomas Tatar tallied a hat trick as the Detroit Red Wings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-1 Wednesday night. But the real highlight of the day was the return of a living legend to Joe Louis Arena. Before the game, the Red Wings received a surprise visit fr…Share TweetNHL.com Sep 24Tomas Tatar scored three goals in the Detroit Red Wings' 4-1 exhibition victory over the visiting Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night. Justin Abdelkader also scored for Detroit. Brad Richards had three assists, and Jakub Kindl and Niklas Kr...Share TweetNHL.com Sep 23Detroit Red Wings legend Gordie Howe visited Joe Louis Arena on Wednesday for their preseason home opener against the Chicago Blackhawks. It was the first time Howe, 87, has visited the Red Wings' home since a series of strokes last year, inclu...Share Tweet
Lightning Strike Red WingsMar 20The Lighting topped the Red Wings 3-1 for their second straight win.
Jagr Helps Panthers Top Red WingsMar 19Jaromir 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.
Red Wings Crush Penguins In Crosby's ReturnMar 15Marek Zidlicky had a goal and two assists in Detroit's 5-1 win over Pittsburgh.
Pulkkinen, Red Wings Down OilersMar 9Teemu Pulkkinen scored a goal and recorded an assist in the Red Wings' 5-2 win over the Oilers.
NBA - Blake Griffin wants to take his defense and the Clippers to another …Oct 7Blake Griffin is looking to become an elite defender and a vocal leader, and in turn take the Clippers to a championship, writes J.A. Adande.
NBA - Los Angeles Clippers must learn to play without DeAndre JordanSep 25The Clippers were able to re-sign DeAndre Jordan. With a more able reserve unit behind him, the team must now learn how to win without him, writes J.A. Adande.
See the rankings (Insider)Sep 22Chad Ford says the Knicks are managed by "a neophyte coach, a buffoonish owner and an unproven team president." Amazingly, New York still isn't last p...
Remembering a legendSep 13From blazing a trail from high school to the pros to lacing up Nikes, the late Moses Malone was a hoops pioneer with as many MVP awards as Magic and B...