NHL Rumors: Sharks, Red Wings, Honka, More

In today’s edition of NHL Rumors, are the San Jose Sharks looking to make a move? Will the Detroit Red Wings deal from their defensive depth? And what’s the latest on Julius Honka? Plus, the Vancouver Canucks named Bo Horvat captain and Wayne Simmonds had an emotional night in his return to Philadelphia. Related: NHL […]

Red Wings Take on Non-Conference Foe Stars

By The Canadian Press October 6th, 2019 Dallas Stars (0-2-0, sixth in the Central Division) vs. Detroit Red Wings (1-0-0, fifth in the Atlantic Division) Detroit; Sunday, 7 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE Dallas heads to Detroit for a non-conference matchup. Detroit went 32-40-10 overall with a 17-19-5 record at home a season ago. The Red […]

Red Wings: What Does Success Look Like in 2019-20?

You can’t fault Red Wings fans for feeling impatient. For 25 years, they watched their team make the playoffs, earning four Stanley Cups in the process. For the last three years, their team has struggled to stay afloat in the midst of one of the most competitive divisions in the NHL. Withthe prospect tournament championship […]

Who Is the Red Wings’ Second-Best Player?

It starts with Dylan Larkin at number one. Without question, the 23-year-old is the top guy on the Detroit Red Wings roster. After him, the discussion gets murky really fast. Some people might value pure production as a means to determine the team’s best players. Others may value a blend of character and honoring the […]

Should the Red Wings Trade for Nikita Zaitsev?

report this ad Last week, Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Nikita Zaitsev requested a trade from the Maple Leafs for personal reasons. General manager Kyle Dubas will be looking to move him sooner rather than later as Toronto slowly approaches a cap crunch with the impending signing of Mitch Marner. With that being said, should the […]

Rebuilding Red Wings Counting on Larkin, Mantha & Bertuzzi

DETROIT — The Detroit Red Wings ended a third straight season without a post-season bid, counting on a core of players 24 years old and younger to end the post-season drought next year. Dylan Larkin, Andreas Athanasiou, and Tyler Bertuzzi each set career highs for scoring and Anthony Mantha matched his highest point total. Dylan […]

The Grind Line: Red Wings Decisions on Athanasiou, Yzerman & More

What’s The Grind Line? Apart from the once-famous line of Kris Draper, Kirk Maltby, and either Joe Kocur or Darren McCarty, The Grind Line is also The Hockey Writers’ weekly column about the Detroit Red Wings. Rachel Anderson and Tony Wolak are the muckers who makeup THW’s forechecking unit and sound off on Red Wings […]