1. Notes from Practice: Andrej Nestrasil Likely to Make NHL Debut

    Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock said today he'll wait until Thursday to reveal his lineup for the season opener against the Boston Bruins at Joe Louis Arena (7:30 p.m., Fox Sports Detroit)...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 275 reads 0 comments

  2. Hope Not Completely Lost for an Alfredsson Return

    There may still be a day where Daniel Alfredsson's ailing back allows him to play hockey again and if you've spent any time around the classy Swede that's the outcome you're rooting for...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 546 reads 0 comments

  3. Wings Trim Roster to 26: Who's Still Standing?

    The Detroit Red Wings used the weekend to trim their roster to 26 players, and plan to make the remaining three cuts on Monday.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 476 reads 0 comments

  4. Red Wings' Stephen Weiss Feels Urgency After Unproductive Preseason

    The Detroit Red Wings got a good look at Stephen Weiss during the preseason, playing him in six of eight games after he had been out nine months due to a sports hernia....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 150 reads 0 comments

  5. Mrazek Prepared for Another Season in AHL

    DETROIT – Petr Mrazek looks like a goaltender who's ready for full-time NHL duty, and he's playing like he wants to take someone's job...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 253 reads 0 comments

  6. Kozun Has Goal, 2 Assists as Toronto Beats Detroit

    Dion Phaneuf scored twice, Brandon Kozun had a goal and two assists, and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-1 in their preseason finale Friday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 605 reads 0 comments

  7. Who Is Going to Be the Detroit Red Wings' Backup Goaltender in 2014-15?

    The Detroit Red Wings have a skilled starting goaltender in Jimmy Howard and a good backup in Jonas Gustavsson , but they also have a talented youngster who plays for the Grand Rapids Griffins, the team's AHL affiliate...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 3 months ago 4,106 reads 18 comments

  8. What Kind of 2014-15 Season Will Henrik Zetterberg Have for the Red Wings?

    The captain is back and is healthy, so there is a reason to cheer in Detroit for the start of the 2014-15 season. The injury bug bit Henrik Zetterberg hard last season, and the skilled forward was limited to only 45 games...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 3 months ago 3,106 reads 6 comments

  9. Tatar Passes Baseline Tests After Knee to Head

    DETROIT – Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas Tatar stayed off the ice Thursday as a precaution but otherwise felt fine one day after hitting his head against a linesman's knee...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 192 reads 0 comments

  10. Top 5 Storylines Emerging During the Detroit Red Wings' 2014-15 Preseason

    The Detroit Red Wings have played six preseason games with two remaining before the regular season begins October 9. The split-squad rosters will be whittled down to the appropriate size in the coming days as the season inches closer...

    Daniel Williams Written by Daniel Williams about 3 months ago 2,958 reads 3 comments

  11. Tomas Tatar Staying off Ice Today

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  12. Red Wings Forward Tomas Tatar Takes Flying Knee from Linesman, Leaves Game

    Hockey officials are artists of the on-ice hop. It’s nothing fancy—a little skip and a graceful landing, all in the name of avoiding an obstacle. When done properly, it’s an underappreciated moment of finesse...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 3 months ago 30,569 reads 9 comments

  13. Pittsburgh 2, Detroit 0: Why Red Wings Lost Wednesday

    In the first period: The Wings' power players, so successful the previous game, got their first shot at the Penguins a minute into the game...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 months ago 296 reads 0 comments

  14. Red Wings' Tatar Shaken Up After Colliding with Official

    Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland has repeatedly expressed his hope that his team will avoid last season's bad injury luck in 2014-15. If the preseason is any indication, he might not get his wish...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 174 reads 0 comments

  15. Fine-Wine Athletes: Stars Who Improved with Age

    It’s hard to say exactly how but, like fine wines, some athletes actually improve with age. While a majority of even the brightest stars in sports eventually hit a wall, guys ...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 3 months ago 16,807 reads 35 comments

  16. Holland: Mike Babcock Extension Unlikely Before Season

    Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland and head coach Mike Babcock met Tuesday regarding an extension for Babcock, but a deal doesn't appear imminent...

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  17. Mrazek Helps Red Wings Beat Maple Leafs 3-0

    DETROIT -- Petr Mrazek made 27 saves, and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-0 in a preseason game on Monday night...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 568 reads 0 comments

  18. Red Wings Tryout Rome Suffers Lower-Body Injury

    Defenseman Aaron Rome's bid to make the Detroit Red Wings ' roster was dealt a blow tonight when he suffered a lower-body injury while playing against the Toronto Maple Leafs ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 227 reads 0 comments

  19. Nyquist (Knee), Helm (Groin) Could Return This Week

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 106 reads 0 comments

  20. Babcock Won't Negotiate Extension During the Year

    DETROIT – As the Detroit Red Wings approach the start of the regular season, coach Mike Babcock's future with the organization is no clearer than it was at the end of 2013-14...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 3 reads 0 comments

  21. Detroit Red Wings Desperately Need a Stephen Weiss Comeback in 2014-15

    It would be a stretch to say that the Detroit Red Wings ' 2014-15 season hinges on Stephen Weiss. One player does not make a team, and that’s particularly true when the player in question isn’t even a first-line forward for the club...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 1,552 reads 1 comments

  22. 5 Players the Detroit Red Wings Would Make Available in an NHL Expansion Draft

    Being an Original Six franchise, t he Detroit Red Wings have never picked in an NHL expansion draft. With rumors galore of NHL expansion being on the horizon, now is as good a ...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 3 months ago 5,543 reads 13 comments

  23. Complete Preview for the Detroit Red Wings' 2014-15 Season

    The summer of 2014 has been an odd one for Detroit, defined less by the team’s actions than by what hasn’t happened...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 9,427 reads 16 comments

  24. theScore

    When it comes to dodging untimely forward injuries in the preseason, the Detroit Red Wings aren't exactly Neo from the Matrix...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 703 reads 0 comments

  25. Nyquist OK After Knee-on-Knee Hit, Has Soreness

    Latest on Gustav Nyquist is there's no significant injury after knee-on-knee hit, but soreness. #RedWings off today, host Toronto Monday...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 8 reads 0 comments