1. Report: Wayne Gretzky Almost Joined Red Wings in 1988

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  2. Youngsters Who Saved Last Season for Red Wings Prepared...

    A bevy of young players blossomed at the right time for the Detroit Red Wings in 2013-14, providing speed, energy, offense and depth to a team decimated by injuries.....

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  3. 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)...

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  4. 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 1 month ago 546 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 1 month ago 476 reads 0 comments

  6. 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....

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  7. 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 1 month ago 253 reads 0 comments

  8. 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...

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  9. 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 1 month ago 4,020 reads 18 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 3,028 reads 6 comments

  11. 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 1 month ago 198 reads 0 comments

  12. 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...

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  13. Tomas Tatar Staying off Ice Today

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  14. 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 1 month ago 30,505 reads 9 comments

  15. 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...

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  16. 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 1 month ago 173 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 1 month ago 16,748 reads 35 comments

  18. 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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  19. 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 1 month ago 568 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 ...

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

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  22. 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 1 month ago 1,001 reads 0 comments

  23. 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...

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  24. 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 ...

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  25. 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...

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