Win over Tampa gives Red Wings lead in Central Division

The Detroit Red Wings are, without a doubt, the streakiest team in the NHL and maybe all of professional sports.  And for now, that is a good things for Red Wings’ fans. The Wings’ fifteen wins have come from win […]

Datsyuk heating up, Red Wings cool off Flames

The stars have not been shining very bright for the Detroit Red Wings so far this season. Pavel Datsyuk looks to be changing that trend. Datsyuk has two or more points in his last three games, including a goal and […]

Red Wings’ streak comes to an end in St. Louis

The Detroit Red Wings are 18th in the NHL in power play percentage. Really? They’re that high? The Wings were 0-6 on the power play Tuesday night in a 2-1 loss to St. Louis.  One of those power plays was […]

Chicago vs. Detroit for the Stanley Cup: Has a ring to it

National Hockey League realignment talks are leaving the Detroit Red Wings with a lot of different possibilities.  The most widely known layout could have the Wings in either the Eastern or Western conference. If the Wings were in the East, they would […]

Howard key in what success Red Wings have had this season

Jimmy Howard recorded his second shutout in the past week for the Detroit Red Wings Friday night in a 3-0 win against the Edmonton Oilers.  The goose egg is Howards third this season, which is tied with Pekka Rinne and […]

Potential realignment certainly favors the Red Wings

The NHL needs to be realigned.  That is not breaking news. The most recent proposal for realignment would have four divisions rather than the current six.  Every team would have a home-and-home against the teams outside their division. The biggest […]

Lidstrom provides spark, Franzen the gasoline as the Red Wings scorch Avs

Nicklas Lidstrom scored in the first period to set the tone in the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche.  The Captain padded his league-leading goal total among defensivemen, as he now has six. Johan Franzen was not […]

Lidstrom leading the Red Wings in goals: Good or bad?

The Detroit Red Wings have a lot to figure out after twelve games.  The man with the “C” on his sweater is not one of them. Nicklas Lidstrom, all 41 years of him, is leading all NHL defensivemen with five goals.  […]

Red Wings lose again despite line changes and line-up changes

The Detroit Red Wings current six-game home stand was supposed to serve as an aid to help them snap their current six-game losing streak.  So far, it has not. The Wings lost 4-1 to the Calgary Flames tonight.  After starting […]

Is the Red Wings current slump a cause for concern?

Many great teams have had slumps in their seasons.  The Detroit Red Wings can look into their recent past for evidence of this. The 1995-96 unit was a great team.  They set the NHL record with 62 regular-season wins.  That […]

Heatley and Setoguchi have a recent history of success against Red Wings

The Detorit Red Wings will meet a familiar and formidable pair of players when they play at Minnesota tonight.  In the offseason, the Wild traded for Dany Heatley and Devin Setoguchi from the San Jose Sharks.  Both players aided in […]

Red Wings look get back on track with Sharks in town

When the Detroit Red Wings line up for the national anthem Friday night, they will look across the ice and see a familiar foe.  It’ll be the team that has owned them recently.  It’ll be the team that ended their […]