1. Detroit Red Wings: An Early Look at the 2013-14 Depth Chart

    It's never too early to speculate about next season's excitement. After a thrilling run in the playoffs and a prospect system filled with quality NHL talent, the time is now for the Red Wings to make some noise in the new Eastern Conference...

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  2. Detroit Red Wings: 5 Most Exciting Prospects After 2013 NHL Draft

    Another hockey season has passed and another NHL draft is complete. Holding the 18th overall selection, general manager Ken Holland was able to trade down to the 20th overall pick in a quick swap with the San Jose Sharks ...

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  3. Detroit Red Wings NHL Draft Preview: A Look at 2013 Hopefuls

    It's that time of year again. On Sunday, the Detroit Red Wings will once again convene in their "war room" to plot the future of the hockey team after a productive draft in 2012 brought the team a great deal of size and speed...

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  4. Red Wings: Griffins Win in Calder Cup Means More for Prospects, Development

    Though the Detroit Red Wings may have not won the Stanley Cup, there is still reason to be happy in Hockeytown...

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  5. 5 Ideal Free-Agent Signings for Detroit Red Wings

    The offseason blueprint for the Red Wings is not complete as of yet. GM Ken Holland likely has a plan established on which unrestricted free agents will walk and which ones will stay...

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  6. Detroit Red Wings: 7 Things to Watch For in the 2013 Offseason

    It was a tale of two seasons for the Red Wings . They began the season struggling to find consistency and suffered a bunch of injuries...

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  7. 3 Unsung Heroes of the Detroit Red Wings' 2013 Stanley Cup Playoff Run

    In my previous article, you read about the five players that have been the most impressive for the Red Wings this postseason...

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  8. Detroit Red Wings' 5 Most Impressive Players During 2013 Playoffs

    The Detroit Red Wings have made it farther in the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs than most analysts and fans thought. Currently, they are heading into Game four's action on Thursday night with the potential to control their own destiny...

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  9. 5 Keys for the Red Wings to Win Game 2

    On Wednesday night, the Detroit Red Wings began their Western Conference semifinal series with their longtime rival and Original Six companion Chicago Blackhawks ...

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  10. Red Wings: A New Version of the "Eurotwins" Stepping Up Big in Playoffs

    Ever since they debuted as Red Wings in the early 2000s, the "Eurotwins", Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk, has become one of the league's toughest tandems to stop...

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  11. Detroit Red Wings: Is Missing the Playoffs the End of an Era?

    It has been 21 years since the city of Detroit has gone through a summer without Red Wings hockey. Most of those years, the Pistons were usually entrenched in a deep playoff run...

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  12. Red Wings: Ranking the 6 Brightest Futures of the Current Red Wings

    For many years, the biggest criticism of the Detroit Red Wings was the age of their players. Their players had immense talent but they were also taking valuable spots from their promising young talent...

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  13. Red Wings: Is the Playoff Streak in Jeopardy After Inaction at Trade Deadline?

    Another trade deadline has come and gone in the National Hockey League. While this year's date was later in the season due to the Lockout, the trade deadline in years' past has always treated the Red Wings well...

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  14. Red Wings: 5 Questions Concerning the Trade Deadline

    All across the NHL , teams are gearing up for the annual trade deadline bonanza. This year, the date falls on April 3...

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  15. Red Wings: A Look at Detroit's 5 Best Trade Deadline Deals

    The trade deadline in the NHL is a place where teams have landed that last piece for their Stanley Cup run. Last season, the Los Angeles Kings made a trade with the Columbus Blue Jackets , acquiring Jeff Carter in exchange for Jack Johnson...

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  16. Red Wings: With Logjam of Forwards, Decisions Must Be Made Fast Before Deadline

    After years of acquiring goal-scoring forwards and developing skill grinders, the Detroit Red Wings have to think fast and make decisions for their future with their forwards...

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  17. 5 Players Who Need to Step Up on the Detroit Red Wings

    Players have up and down seasons in any sport. If someone is currently underwhelming, that player looks to steady the ship and find consistencies in his game when he is struggling...

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  18. Four Reasons the Red Wings Can Turn Things Around

    When you take a look at the Red Wings 9-7-3 season so far, there are many things that can be said. The first and most obvious thing is the injuries that have robbed the team of speed, some scoring and a consistent defense...

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  19. Gameday Preview: Nashville at Detroit

    So far the Red Wings season has been the tale of two fortunes. In the beginning, the team was starting to compile injuries and had a demoralizing loss to the Blues 6-0 on Opening Night...

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  20. 7 Storylines to Watch for the Remainder of the Detroit Red Wings Season

    An old quote from legendary Tigers Manager Sparky Anderson is applicable in the hockey realm as well: "You can't tell anything about a baseball team until 40 games have been played...

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  21. Gameday Preview: St. Louis Blues at Detroit Red Wings

    Tonight, the Red Wings square up with the St. Louis Blues in a crucial Central Division battle. A quarter of the way through this abbreviated season, the Red Wings have undergone many changes and have experienced many things...

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  22. Four Ways to Improve the Struggling Red Wings Power Play

    Special teams in hockey are the most important part to achieving success. Usually a stronger penalty kill is desired for those moments where mental mistakes happen, but a lethal power play can keep a penalty kill on the edge...

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  23. 5 Things Henrik Zetterberg Must Do to Be a Successful Captain in Detroit

    Seven games into this lockout-shortened season, the Red Wings are turning a new leaf with recently appointed captain Henrik Zetterberg ...

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  24. Detroit Red Wings: Has Jimmy Howard Become the New Face of the Red Wings?

    Over the past 86 years of Red Wings hockey, there have been several stars that have donned the Winged Wheel. Players like Gordie Howe, Ted Lindsay, Alex Delvecchio and Terry Sawchuk laid the foundation for the winning culture in Detroit...

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  25. Detroit Red Wings: 6 Statement Games for the Red Wings This Season

    Energy is always an important quality in sports. You need good energy to start out a season and to finish one. Also, the energy needs to rise during the mental and physical grind of playoffs...

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