1. Detroit Red Wings Stanley Cup Chances: 5 Reasons Red Wings Could Contend in 2013

    The Detroit Red Wings ' playoff run (and shot at a Stanley Cup) starts Saturday night in St. Louis, as the Red Wings cannot afford to waste any time with the shortened 48-game season...

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  2. Detroit Red Wings' Schedule 2013: 8 Games Fans Can't Miss This Season

    In a 48-game season, every game counts that much more, but some games should mean more than others. The Detroit Red Wings' schedule sees the team open their season on January 19 on the road against the St...

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  3. Detroit Red Wings: 5 Biggest Questions in 2013 Training Camp

    With the Detroit Red Wings training camp kicking off this week ahead of the season opener on January 19, there are still a few questions that need to be answered, though that will ...

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  4. Detroit Red Wings Roster: A Look at Their Depth Chart for 2013 NHL Season

    The Detroit Red Wings will take the ice within the next two weeks, but before the season starts, the Red Wings need to finalize their roster...

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  5. Detroit Red Wings vs Colorado Avalanche: Most Memorable Moments from the Rivalry

    The Detroit Red Wings and the Colorado Avalanche had one of the most fiery rivalries in all of sports from 1995-2003...

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  6. NHL Free Agency 2013: Chances Each Red Wings UFA Will Re-Sign for 2013-14?

    For Detroit Red Wings fans and hockey fans everywhere, the NHL Lockout has been nothing short of a disaster. Luckily, there is light at the end of the tunnel in the 2013 free agency season...

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  7. Detroit Red Wings: Why They Would Have Been Tough to Beat in 2012-13

    Barring any miracle settlement between the NHL and NHLPA , the NHL 2012-13 season is essentially over. The NHL season being virtually over also means that plenty of teams are left wondering what could have been...

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  8. Detroit Red Wings: 4 Young Players Detroit Fans Will Learn to Love in 2013

    The Detroit Red Wings may not have many young players on their team as they are the third oldest team in the NHL , but they still have quite a few talented youngsters that are ready to break into the NHL on a full-time basis (via nhlnumbers ...

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  9. Detroit Red Wings: Power Ranking the Red Wings' "Under-30" Forwards

    The Detroit Red Wings have one of the best groups of forwards in the NHL . Datsyuk, Zetterberg, Franzen and others highlight the roster's star players, but it is the fact that ...

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  10. Detroit Red Wings: 3 Grand Rapids Griffins You Need to Get to Know

    The Detroit Red Wings' AHL affiliate Grand Rapids Griffins have been nothing short of dominant over their last 10 games, winning eight of the 10. Some of the marque players like Brendan Smith, Tomas Tatar and Gustav Nyquist have been carrying the team...

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  11. Detroit Red Wings: 4 Griffins Who Will Soon Challenge for an NHL Roster Spot

    The Detroit Red Wings have one of the most dynamic groups of forwards in the NHL. That group of forwards is being pushed to be better by the group of talented young players in their AHL affiliate, the Grand Rapids Griffins...

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  12. NHL Lockout: Will Valtteri Filppula's Injury Damage Red Wings' Playoff Chances?

    For Detroit Red Wings forward Valtteri Filppula , the NHL season that hangs in doubt could likely not come any slower to Filppula after he injured his knee and will be out six to eight weeks (via Detroit Free Press)...

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  13. Detroit Red Wings Must Hold On to Prospect Petr Mrazek at All Costs

    When the Detroit Red Wings selected Petr Mrazek in the fifth round of the 2010 Entry Draft, the team was just trying to get deeper in the goaltending prospect pool...

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  14. Detroit Lions: As Playoff Hopes Dim, Riley Reiff Needs to Start over Jeff Backus

    The Detroit Lions ' embarrassing season continued with a 34-24 loss to the Minnesota Vikings , which dropped the Lions' record to 4-5...

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  15. NHL Lockout: 4 Red Wings That Could Face a Buyout or Trade in 2012-13

    For the diehard hockey fans out there that have been keeping tabs on the NHL and NHLPA meetings, there has been little cause for rejoicing other than the continuous meetings between the two sides over the past few days (via Winnipeg Free Press )...

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  16. Detroit Red Wings Prospects: Petr Mrazek Called Up to AHL, Possibly Further?

    Detroit Red Wings goalie prospect Petr Mrazek just saw his career as a professional goaltender take another step forward. Mrazek has a chance to stake a claim to a permanent spot at the AHL level...

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  17. Detroit Red Wings: GM Ken Holland's Biggest Concerns Looking to 2012-13

    The Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland has not had any NHL hockey to watch this season. So he's been off on scouting trips (both near and far) of Red Wings' prospects in the minor leagues...

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  18. Detroit Red Wings: 5 Most Valuable Prospects in Their North American System

    With the current NHL lockout showing no signs of letting up, hockey fans will have to settle for other levels of hockey...

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  19. NHL Cancels More Games: 4 Reasons There Is No Hope for Hockey This Year

    The NHL has cancelled games up to and including November 1 (via NHL.com). Time is becoming short to get a deal in place. The NHL and NHLPA " have each other's numbers " (via CSNWashington...

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  20. Phoenix Coyotes: 5 Most Memorable Players in Team History

    The Phoenix Coyotes have been in Arizona for just 15 years, but already they are starting to gain prominence under head coach Dave Tippett...

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  21. Detroit Red Wings: Will a Henrik Zetterberg Captaincy Re-Ignite Him Offensively?

    Detroit Red Wings superstar forward Henrik Zetterberg could be next in line (via NHL .com) for the captaincy position left vacant by the retirement of Nick Lidstrom last May...

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  22. Detroit Red Wings: 4 Reasons They Could Struggle to Make the Playoffs

    Since the Detroit Red Wings have made the Stanley Cup playoffs every season since the 1989-90 season, one could be excused if he or she could not imagine them missing the playoffs...

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  23. NHL Lockout: Phoenix Coyotes Now Have More Time in Desert Due to Work Stoppage

    The NHL Lockout is not only a black mark on the game of hockey, but is also a financial detriment to most NHL franchises. The Phoenix Coyotes , currently owned by the NHL itself pending the sale of the franchise (via TSN...

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  24. Detroit Red Wings: 5 Prospects Who Will Lead the Next Stanley Cup Charge

    The NHL lockout may be threatening to cancel regular-season games, but the lockout cannot take away from the bright future ahead that the Detroit Red Wings have in their prospect pool...

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  25. Detroit Red Wings: 4 Reasons Lockout Will Be Beneficial for New-Look Blueline

    Most of the Detroit Red Wings team will find themselves playing elsewhere during the current NHL lockout in an attempt to maintain their skill levels...

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