Red Wings Outdoors: Ranking the Classics

Even if the Detroit Red Wings are not playing in them, the NHL’s outdoor games remain special. These heavily promoted events are more than just two- or three-point contests in the middle of a draining NHL schedule; they present an opportunity for the game to return to its roots. Winter Classic and Stadium Series games […]

Are Cholowski’s Sheltered Minutes Warranted?

After kicking off his rookie campaign with big minutes and impressive play, Dennis Cholowski’s ice time has steadily declined in recent weeks and that may be for the best. Cholowski was one of several defensemen in the mix for the Detroit Red Wings’ open defensive spot heading into October before a slew of injuries forced […]

NHL Rumors: Ritchie, Panarin, Lee, Red Wings, More

In today’s rumor rundown, the Anaheim Ducks signed Nick Ritchie to a deal he’s apparently not a fan of, the Rangers have been linked to Artemi Panarin, thus speeding up their rebuild, there are major changes expected in Detroit and both Anders Lee and William Nylander are awaiting their fates with their respective teams. Nick Ritchie […]

Predicting Red Wings Stat Leaders for 2018-19

The new season is officially here and the Detroit Red Wings enter the campaign with players old and new looking to make their mark with the team. You’d be hard-pressed to find an analyst—or fan for that matter—that won’t say this is Dylan Larkin’s team with the “retirement” of captain Henrik Zetterberg. Behind Larkin sit […]

Henrik Zetterberg’s NHL Career Comes to an End

On Friday morning, Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland reported that due to injuries to Henrik Zetterberg’s bad back and the inability to get physically healthy enough to play an NHL season, Zetterberg’s hockey career and time in the NHL is over. In a statement by the team, their social media post early in […]

NHL Rumors: Boeser, Nurse, Zetterberg, More

In today’s rumor rundown, the Vancouver Canucks and Brock Boeser look like they are going to wait to sign an extension, Darnell Nurse and the Oilers are still a ways apart, and there are updates on the Columbus Blue Jackets and their two big-name stars. Finally, an end of an era in Detroit looks like […]

NHL Rumors: Zetterberg, Nurse, Voynov, More

In today’s rumor rundown, Henrik Zetterberg’s season is more in question than it’s ever been, the Oilers are contemplating their options as it pertains to Darnell Nurse, Craig Anderson lays down the gauntlet in Ottawa and there is some discrepancy about the status of Slava Voynov. Things Not Looking Good For Henrik Zetterberg While speculation […]