Stoney Point - Apr. 19, 2019: Multiple sources are reporting that this afternoon Steve Yzerman will be named the new General Manager of the Detroit Red Wings. Current GM Ken Holland, will remain with the team as Sr. Vice President. FULL STORY
Stoney Point - Mar. 13, 2019: Last night, Carey Price made 20 saves in a 3-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings to become the winningest goaltender in Montreal Canadiens franchise history. Price now has 315 career wins, surpassing Jacques Plante who finished his career with 314. FULL STORY
Detroit - Mar. 4, 2019: Ted Lindsay, a Hockey Hall of Famer and four-time Stanley Cup champion with the Detroit Red Wings, died Monday at the age of 93.
Known as Terrible Ted for his ferocity on the ice, Lindsay won the Art Ross Trophy in 1950 as the top scorer in the NHL, played in the NHL All-Star Game 11 consecutive seasons (1947-57), was selected to the NHL First All-Star Team eight times, and finished among the League's top three in goals four times and points six times. FULL STORY
Windsor - Dec. 10, 2018: Windsor loves Curtis Joseph. And the throng of people who gathered at Devonshire Mall’s Indigo book store recently proved it. Joseph was in town at the end of a coast to coast book signing tour that began in October and ended in London on December 1st. His new book "Cujo – The Untold Story Of My Life On And Off The Ice" is a look into the life of the former superstar NHL goaltender and arguably the best player not currently in the Hockey Hall Of Fame. FULL STORY
Edmonton - Oct. 22, 2015: While it was far from a perfect performance, the Edmonton Oilers still found a way to beat the Detroit Red Wings in regulation for the first-time in a very long time on Wednesday night. On the strength of another solid outing by netminder Cam Talbot and some timely production from the trio of Connor McDavid, Benoit Pouliot and Nail Yakupov, the Oilers managed to sneak past the Wings with a 3-1 win over at Rexall Place. FULL STORY
Windsor - Oct. 10, 2015: Mike Babcock made his return to the Motor City Friday night along with his new team, but it was his old team that spoiled the party. In a highly anticipated matchup, the Detroit Red Wings hosted the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Joe Louis Arena and came out on the winning end of a 4-0 score. FULL STORY
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Windsor - May. 20, 2015: To quote New York Sun newsman Francis Pharcellus Church; “Virginia, your little friends are wrong. They have been affected by the skepticism of a skeptical age. Yes Virginia, there is a Santa Claus.” Jolly old St. Nick brought Mike Babcock from Hockeytown to the real centre of the hockey universe. FULL STORY
Edmonton - Mar. 10, 2015: Coming off what was a rather embarrassing 7-4 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday afternoon, a game in which Todd’ Nelson’s crew managed to squander a three goal lead in matter of minutes, the Edmonton Oilers were handed what was arguably the biggest slap in the face of all on Monday evening. FULL STORY
Detroit - Mar. 2, 2015: The Detroit Red Wings acquired forward Erik Cole and a conditional third-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft from the Dallas Stars on Sunday for defenseman Mattias Backman, center Mattias Janmark and a second-round pick in this year's draft. FULL STORY