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Brad Marchand agrees to eight-year, $49M contract with Bruins

Brad Marchand agrees to eight-year, $49M contract with Bruins

yahoo.com Updated Sep 26 (3 days ago)
Brad Marchand of the Boston Bruins looks for a shot on goal with pressure from Tomas Tatar of the Detroit Red Wings during the first period at TD Garden on April 7, 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Getty Images) The Boston Bruins and winger Brad Marchand…
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  • Puck Daddy’s 2016-17 NHL Preview: Detroit Red Wings

    Puck Daddy’s 2016-17 NHL Preview: Detroit Red Wings

    yahoo.com Sep 23 (6 days ago)
    The Detroit Red Wings Last Season After Mike Babcock followed the money all the way to Toronto, it was expected that the Detroit Red Wings would enter into a new era under head coach Jeff Blashill – a post-playoff streak era. Think again: The Red Wings …
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  • Huge If True: Do people actually think Detroit can make trades?

    Huge If True: Do people actually think Detroit can make trades?

    yahoo.com Sep 15
    Right now most of the hockey world is focused on the World Cup, where the Red Wings’ Petr Mrazek is representing the Czech Republic and might end up being the No. 1 goalie. But while he’s doing that, his battery mate in Detroit is getting reps in with t…
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  • Swedish captain Zetterberg out of World Cup, Backlund named rep…

    Swedish captain Zetterberg out of World Cup, Backlund named replacement

    The hits keep on coming to the Swedish World Cup roster. Over the past few weeks, Niklas Kronwall and Robin Lehner have had to give up their spots on the World Cup squad because they felt as though they weren’t healthy enough to suit up at the tournamen…
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  • Mrazek’s amazing World Cup mask crosses King Kong with Family G…

    Mrazek’s amazing World Cup mask crosses King Kong with Family Guy

    Petr Mrazek may not start every game for the Czech Republic and he may not post the best record or find himself among the leaders for save percentage at the tournament, but there’s little doubt he’ll lay claim to having one of the best masks of all the …
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  • Watch Datsyuk fire awesome backhander to score first goal with …

    Watch Datsyuk fire awesome backhander to score first goal with SKA

    SKA St. Petersburg has made no small deal of landing Pavel Datsyuk this off-season, immediately vaulting the 38-year-old from free-agent signee to the team’s captain before he had even played a game. And in his second game with the club, he gave home fa…
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  • Tomas Jurco undergoes back surgery, ‘not sure’ he’ll be ready f…

    Tomas Jurco undergoes back surgery, ‘not sure’ he’ll be ready for season

    The Detroit Red Wings are running into some injury problems and training camp, let alone the regular season, hasn’t even started. In the same week that it was announced defenseman Niklas Kronwall is still battling a knee injury and can’t compete at the …
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  • Detroit Red Wings have a “tank” in prospect Givani Smith

    Detroit Red Wings have a “tank” in prospect Givani Smith

    Givani Smith didn’t have an enviable situation in his draft year. The physical left winger played for literally one of the worst teams in all of major junior – the Guelph Storm – and watched coach Bill Stewart walk out on his troops after Guelph won jus…
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  • Injury knocks Kronwall out of World Cup, Sweden names Lindholm …

    Injury knocks Kronwall out of World Cup, Sweden names Lindholm as replacement

    The Swedish World Cup team is getting an upgrade on the blueline, though it will come at the cost of one of their veteran leaders being forced out of the tournament due to injury. It was announced Wednesday that Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronw…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Red Wings will go into season with current D-cor…

    Rumor Roundup: Red Wings will go into season with current D-corps, look at trades later

    The Detroit Red Wings pursuit of a top-three defenseman remains a hot topic among the club’s fans. In late-June, rumors linked the Wings to St. Louis Blues blueliner Kevin Shattenkirk and Anaheim Ducks rearguard Cam Fowler. With the start of NHL trainin…
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  • KHL team releases one of the most amazing hype videos you’ll ev…

    KHL team releases one of the most amazing hype videos you’ll ever see

    When veteran Pavel Datsyuk left the Detroit Red Wings this past season, there were rumors of a few times looking to bring the Russian star aboard but Datsyuk ended up signing on with SKA St. Petersburg. There were no doubt a number of things that went i…
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  • Watch: Red Wings’ Abdelkader, Larkin take flight with Breitling

    Watch: Red Wings’ Abdelkader, Larkin take flight with Breitling

    Red Wings forwards Justin Abdelkader and Dylan Larkin traded in their skates for a flight of a different kind last week. The pair took the skies at the Thunder Over Michigan Air Show with the Breitling Jet Team. Flying at over 10,000 feet, the Breitling…
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  • Ottawa Senators to retire Daniel Alfredsson's jersey number

    Ottawa Senators to retire Daniel Alfredsson's jersey number

    yahoo.com Aug 16
    (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images) The Ottawa Senators announced that longtime captain Daniel Alfredsson will have his No. 11 retired at a Dec. 29 ceremony before the team’s game against the Detroit Red Wings. Alfredsson will b…
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  • Five sophomores who could be in line for breakout seasons

    Five sophomores who could be in line for breakout seasons

    There’s nothing worse than the dreaded sophomore slump, and there are several players who are going to be fighting against a down year after bursting onto the NHL scene this past season. Take Connor McDavid, Jack Eichel and Calder Trophy winner Artemi P…
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  • Roy resignation fallout; Trouba's value; Red Wings in limbo (Pu…

    Roy resignation fallout; Trouba's value; Red Wings in limbo (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Aug 12
    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 . Nick Bonino raised $10,000 for Con…
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  • Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird Detroit Red Wings

    Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird Detroit Red Wings

    yahoo.com Aug 11
    [Ed. Note: Some lists chronicle the best in hockey. Others the worst. Others the most memorable or greatest or essential. What Puck Daddy’s 2016 Summer Series seeks to do is capture those indefinable, quirky, oddities that occur every season. Moments th…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Red Wings willing to move forwards for top-three…

    Rumor Roundup: Red Wings willing to move forwards for top-three defenseman

    Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland’s made no secret of his desire to add a top-three defenseman. How he’ll address that need remains a topic of interest for Red Wings fans this summer. If Holland goes the trade route, he could draw upon his forward depth …
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  • Rumour Roundup: Red Wings and Lightning may need to make trades…

    Rumour Roundup: Red Wings and Lightning may need to make trades to become cap compliant

    The Detroit Red Wings avoided arbitration this week with defenseman Danny DeKeyser and goaltender Petr Mrazek. DeKeyser, 26, inked a five-year, $30-million contract, while the 24-year-old Mrazek agreed to a two-year, $8-million deal. These deals, howeve…
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  • Red Wings’ cap compliance trouble should be solved by Franzen, …

    Red Wings’ cap compliance trouble should be solved by Franzen, Vitale injuries

    The Detroit Red Wings may be more than $4 million over the salary cap with the regular season approaching, but GM Ken Holland sees a clear path for the club to take to become salary cap compliant before the campaign begins. And it won’t even require a t…
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  • Arbitration clearly works, so why not make it available to more…

    Arbitration clearly works, so why not make it available to more players?

    It should really come as no surprise that of the 25 players who were slated to go to salary arbitration this summer, none has actually sat in front of the arbitrator and 22 of them have resulted in contract resolutions. That’s pretty much the standard t…
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  • Red Wings sign Petr Mrazek to two-year, $8M contract

    Red Wings sign Petr Mrazek to two-year, $8M contract

    yahoo.com Jul 27
    (Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images) The Detroit Red Wings and young goaltender Petr Mrazek have come to terms on a two-year contract extension reportedly worth $8 million. Mrazek and the Red Wings were supposed to go through an arbitration he…
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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.