1. Jimmy Howard Should Take a Page Out of Red Wings' 2008 Stanley Cup Playoff Run

    It was a different time in the Detroit Red Wings ' present 24-season playoff run, but current Wings goalie Jimmy Howard needs to take a page out of former Wings goalie Chris Osgood's book to avoid disappointment and to be ready going forward...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 9 days ago 1,003 reads 0 comments

  2. Detroit Red Wings Need to Start Preparing for Pavel Datsyuk's Departure Now

    Detroit Red Wings fans and players have all respectfully enjoyed watching and playing with "The Magician" Pavel Datsyuk in Detroit for the past 13 seasons...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 21 days ago 8,622 reads 83 comments

  3. Detroit Red Wings: Still Time to Turn Page on April Fools' Joke That Was March

    The Detroit Red Wings should be hoping that this April Fools' Day marks the beginning of a turnaround for the team after the month of March amounted to little more than a joke...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 23 days ago 1,931 reads 32 comments

  4. Gustav Nyquist: An Encapsulation of the Detroit Red Wings Lost Swagger, Identity

    Gustav Nyquist and the Detroit Red Wings are in a weird spot after 70 games in their 2014-15 NHL season...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 1 month ago 3,701 reads 28 comments

  5. Detroit Red Wings: How Long Will Jimmy Howard Be 'The Guy' in Net?

    If there is one thing that the Detroit Red Wings players, fans and management have learned this season, it is that when healthy, the Red Wings have the deepest goaltending trio in the NHL ...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 1 month ago 7,275 reads 35 comments

  6. 3 Moves the Detroit Red Wings Should Have Made at the Trade Deadline

    The Detroit Red Wings made a pair of moves at the 2015 NHL trade deadline, picking up Erik Cole and Marek Zidlicky while not giving up anyone on their active roster...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 1 month ago 6,880 reads 49 comments

  7. Detroit Red Wings' Remainder of February Schedule to Determine How Good Team Is

    The Detroit Red Wings sit in first place in the Eastern Conference, tied in points with the Tampa Bay Lightning with two games in hand...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 3 months ago 5,773 reads 31 comments

  8. Detroit Red Wings Fans Shouldn't Be in a Rush to See Prospects into NHL Just Yet

    The Detroit Red Wings ' 2014-15 NHL season has some shades of last season mixed into it in terms of injuries providing opportunities for younger players to show what they bring to the table in hopes of cementing themselves as full-time NHL players...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 3 months ago 4,714 reads 42 comments

  9. Four New Year's Resolutions That the Detroit Red Wings Should Make for 2015

    With 2014 coming to a close, now is the time for the Detroit Red Wings to make resolutions that will help them be even more successful than they have been so far this season...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 4 months ago 3,382 reads 15 comments

  10. Detroit Red Wings: Shootout Struggles Are Starting to Affect Team Psyche

    For how much better the Detroit Red Wings have been as a team this season over last season, one might be tempted to overlook the team's struggles in the shootout...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 4 months ago 1,260 reads 9 comments

  11. 5 Observations for the Detroit Red Wings After the Quarter Mark of the Season

    With the Detroit Red Wings in a playoff spot for the time being and just a few points out of first place in the entire NHL after playing 25 games, there are a handful of observations that have become apparent thus far in the 2014-15 season...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 5 months ago 3,508 reads 12 comments

  12. Buying or Selling Detroit Red Wings Players' Hot Starts in 2014-15

    The Detroit Red Wings are in a good spot with their 5-2-3 record over their last 10 games. Much of that is due to some players who have played well and had hot starts through the first 18 games of the season...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 5 months ago 859 reads 2 comments

  13. 5 Stats That Are a Reason for Optimism for 2014-15 Detroit Red Wings

    Despite the Detroit Red Wings ' recent three-game skid, there is plenty of reason for optimism among Red Wings fans going forward...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 6 months ago 1,936 reads 2 comments

  14. Who's Overachieving, Underperforming for the Detroit Red Wings Early This Season

    The Detroit Red Wings are off to a 6-2-3 start, good for top three in the Atlantic Division and fourth place in the Eastern Conference...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 6 months ago 3,798 reads 9 comments

  15. NHL: 'Incidental' Goaltender Contact Needs to Have Video Review Possibility

    Goaltender interference has been a hot topic in the NHL ever since Ryan Miller was run over by Jordin Tootoo in 2011...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 6 months ago 2,868 reads 40 comments

  16. Burning Questions for the Detroit Red Wings as the 2014-15 NHL Season Begins

    With the Detroit Red Wings off to a mediocre start at 1-1-1 in the 2014-15 NHL season, some burning questions have emerged. In the first three games, Detroit has been decent, but there is definitely room for improvement at both ends of the ice...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 6 months ago 2,177 reads 16 comments

  17. Wayne Gretzky to Detroit Red Wings Could Have Happened, but at What Cost?

    What would it have cost to have Wayne Gretzky play for the Detroit Red Wings ? It is a question worth asking after The Great One revealed that his potential destinations were New York, L...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 7 months ago 5,444 reads 13 comments

  18. 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 7 months ago 5,676 reads 13 comments

  19. What You Need to Know About the 2014 Training Camp for the Detroit Red Wings

    The Detroit Red Wings open up training camp in Traverse City with a much clearer picture of the immediate future of their opening night lineup thanks to recent events...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 7 months ago 2,249 reads 4 comments

  20. Top 5 Detroit Red Wings Storylines to Follow in 2014 Training Camp

    The Detroit Red Wings will head into training camp this month with a roster that is pretty much set for the season, but there are still a few battles that will happen for playing time...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 8 months ago 5,125 reads 28 comments

  21. Ranking the Detroit Red Wings' 5 Best Highlight-Makers in the Last Decade

    Detroit Red Wings fans are privileged to watch a human highlight reel on any given night with some of the players that have played in Hockeytown over the better part of the last quarter century...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 8 months ago 2,868 reads 5 comments

  22. Detroit Red Wings Who Must Prove Themselves Early in 2014-15 Season

    The Detroit Red Wings ' 2014-15 season keys on the ability of the players to prove the media, critics and fans wrong for a whole season...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 9 months ago 2,287 reads 7 comments

  23. The Biggest Missed Opportunities in Detroit Red Wings' 2014 Offseason So Far

    Thanks to some missed opportunities during the 2014 offseason, the Detroit Red Wings could be well on their way to a repeat season of last year's disappointing first-round exit in the Stanley Cup playoffs...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 9 months ago 5,232 reads 17 comments

  24. How Each Offseason Departure Will Affect Detroit Red Wings

    The Detroit Red Wings have retooled this offseason. Unfortunately, much of this retooling has come via subtraction and departures rather than additions...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 10 months ago 4,341 reads 10 comments

  25. Detroit Red Wings Re-Sign Kyle Quincey as Twitter and Social Media Implode

    The Detroit Red Wings ' management failed to sign any of their right-handed defensemen targets on the first day of unrestricted free agency. But it was the decision to extend Kyle Quincey that left many Red Wings fans angry on Twitter...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 10 months ago 2,286 reads 6 comments