1. Detroit Red Wings: Is It Time to Trade Pavel Datsyuk?

    As the trade deadline approaches, it is time for the Detroit Red Wings to make a major move. They are not a contender for the Stanley Cup this year, nor are they one player away...

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  2. What Are the Detroit Red Wings' Biggest Needs at the 2013 NHL Trade Deadline

    The NHL trade deadline is fast approaching, and the Detroit Red Wings will have some tough decisions to make. This is not the typical Red Wings team that can be considered a favorite for the Stanley Cup...

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  3. Calle Jarnkrok: The Next Detroit Red Wing You Need to Know

    The Detroit Red Wings made news last week when they announced that one of their top prospects, Calle Jarnkrok , will be making his North American debut by joining the Grand Rapids Griffins...

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  4. Detroit Red Wings: 3 Stars of the Week

    The Detroit Red Wings had a rough start to the week with a bad 4-2 loss to the Minnesota Wild . They did finish strong though by beating the Anaheim Ducks on the road twice...

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  5. Detroit Red Wings: 3 Stars of the Week

    The Red Wings had a good West Coast trip. While they lost the opening game of the trip to the Calgary Flames , they would win their next two games over the Edmonton Oilers and Vancouver Canucks ...

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  6. Breaking Down the Detroit Red Wings' Best Trade Bait

    As the April 3 NHL trade deadline draws near the rumor mill will kick into high gear. The Detroit Red Wings are the roller coaster team of the NHL; there have been plenty of ups and downs as the season has gone on...

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  7. Detroit Red Wings: To Trade or Not to Trade Valtteri Filppula

    The NHL trade deadline is April 3, and the Detroit Red Wings have an interesting decision to make. Do they trade or keep Valtteri Filppula ? Filppula will be a free agent at the end of the season...

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  8. Detroit Red Wings: 3 Stars of the Week, March 11 Edition

    As seems to be the norm for the Detroit Red Wings this season, they completed another up and down week. They started off the week with a good win over the Colorado Avalanche then shut out the Edmonton Oilers ...

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  9. What Do the Detroit Red Wings Get Out of the Realignment Plan?

    The NHL has announced a realignment plan . The biggest news, at least from the Detroit Red Wings ' perspective, is that they finally get to leave the Western Conference. Some may wonder if this move will help or hurt their competitiveness...

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  10. Detroit Red Wings: 3 Stars of the Week

    As seems to be typical for the Detroit Red Wings this season, they had an up-and-down week. Things looked positive as they blew out the Vancouver Canucks , 8-3, to start the week...

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  11. 5 Issues Facing the Detroit Red Wings

    The Detroit Red Wings are nearing the halfway point of the NHL season. Despite playing 21 games, there are still many questions facing this team...

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  12. Detroit Red Wings: Is Mike Babcock Really Coach of the Year Worthy?

    Steve Cullen of TSN selected Mike Babcock as his coach for the first quarter. He does admit, as he says, the “folly” about making any award selection after only 12 games...

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  13. Early Season Stock Report for the Detroit Red Wings

    The NHL season is already a quarter of the way over. For the Detroit Red Wings, it has already been a roller coaster season in just a few games. They started the season with a horrible 6-0 loss to the St Louis Blues...

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  14. 5 Young Detroit Red Wings Facing High Expectations in 2013

    The Detroit Red Wings are usually thought of as a veteran team. But while they have many veteran players, they also have a few talented younger players. Some of these young players were already in the plans for this season...

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  15. Detroit Red Wings: Why the Next 10 Games Are Crucial

    After nine games, the Detroit Red Wings still have not found steady footing for the season. The ugly truth for Red Wings fans is that the team might just be mediocre. They have given up five more goals than they have scored this season...

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  16. Why Damien Brunner Was the Best Possible Signing for the Detroit Red Wings

    Damien Brunner has made a smooth transition to the NHL level. In eight games he already has four goals and two assists. He also has a game-winning goal in a shootout, which is not counted in the regular stats...

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  17. Positives and Negatives from the Start of the Detroit Red Wings' 2013 Season

    The Red Wings have not had the greatest of starts to this season. After five games they only have two wins and five points. On the plus side, that does have them tied for sixth in the Western Conference...

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  18. Early Season Progress Report for the Detroit Red Wings

    The Detroit Red Wings have played three games this young season. They have lost two of them. Their lone win came in a shootout over the Columbus Blue Jackets. The injury bug has hit the team hard...

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  19. 5 Burning Questions the Detroit Red Wings Must Answer Early in 2013 Season

    Detroit is only one game into the regular season, but that one game was ugly. The Red Wings were laughed off of the ice in St Louis when they lost 6-0 on Saturday. There were already some questions facing the team before the season started...

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  20. 5 Players That Could Fill Nicklas Lidstrom's Leadership Role

    Now that the long lockout has finally ended, the NHL season will finally start this weekend. The Detroit Red Wings are a team full of question marks...

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  21. Detroit Red Wings: Breaking Down the Season by the Numbers

    As the 2013 NHL season is finally starting, here is a look at the Detroit Red Wings schedule by the numbers. 0: Games against the Eastern Conference this season, a casualty of the shortened season...

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  22. 2013 NHL Season: 5 Items the Detroit Red Wings Need to Address

    Finally! There will be a hockey season. While people go through the new CBA and figure out who gets what, there are more important issues to focus on...

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  23. A Tribute to the Grind Line and 6 Other Unsung Detroit Red Wings

    The Detroit Red Wings have had many star players. Some of the best players to ever play the game have worn the winged wheel. Despite the stars, Detroit has always had a special love for the blue-collar type of players...

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  24. Detroit Red Wings: Will They Be Ready for a Shortened Season?

    The NHL has set a 48-game minimum for the season this year. Talks have heated up as the owners recently made a new proposal ...

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  25. Detroit Red Wings: Brian Lashoff and Adam Almquist Defenders of the Future

    The loss of Brad Stuart and Nick Lidstrom has left the Detroit Red Wings’ defense rather thin. While these players are not household names yet, Brian Lashoff and Adam Almquist ...

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