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  • Watch Shea Weber Smash Henrik Zetterberg’s Head Into The Glass (Video)

    Watch Shea Weber Smash Henrik Zetterberg’s Head Into The Glass (Video)

    With the final seconds winding down during Game One of the opening round playoff series between the Detroit Red Wings and the Nashville Predators, Shea Weber had two things on his mind.  The first was to kill the final five seconds off the clock and ensure that his team earned the important opening game victory.  […]

  • Wings’ Niklas Kronwall Destroys Flyers’ Jakub Voracek (Video)

    Wings’ Niklas Kronwall Destroys Flyers’ Jakub Voracek (Video)

    One way to eliminate vicious hits to the head in the game of hockey is to suspend players who delivered a check to the head of an opposing player.  That has been the strategy adopted by the NHL disciplinary committee. Another way that players can eliminate the problem of head-shots in the game of hockey […]

  • 15 Most Impressive Streaks In NHL History

    15 Most Impressive Streaks In NHL History

    Tonight the Detroit Red Wings take on the Nashville Predators at Joe Louis Arena, where the Preds will try to do something no team has been able to do since November 3, 2011: beat the Wings at home. In fact, this past Tuesday, when Detroit beat the Dallas Stars 3-1, they extended their home winning […]

  • Two Bone-Crushing Hits From The Flyers vs. Red Wings Game (Video)

    Two Bone-Crushing Hits From The Flyers vs. Red Wings Game (Video)

    Records weren’t the only thing falling at Joe Louis Arena last night.  Bodies were as well, as the battle between the Detroit Red Wings and the Philadelphia Flyers was not one for the faint of heart. With the Red Wings looking to tie the NHL record for consecutive home victories (20, which was set by […]

  • Plexi Glass 1, Canadiens Fan 0 (Video)

    Plexi Glass 1, Canadiens Fan 0 (Video)

    Entering last night’s game with an 8-9-7 record at home, the Montreal Canadiens haven’t been able to celebrate many victories at the Bell Centre this season.  Last night they made up for the suffering that their fans have endured thus far this season, as they dealt the first-place Detroit Red Wings a crushing 7-2 defeat […]

  • The Niklas Kronwall Hit Parade Continues (Video)

    The Niklas Kronwall Hit Parade Continues (Video)

    On Wednesday night it was Vancouver Canucks forward Ryan Kesler who stepped onto the train tracks belonging to the “Niklas Kronwall express.”  On Thursday night, it was Tim Jackman’s turn to get lit up by the Detroit Red Wings defenseman. In both instances, the Wings’ opposition were able to capitalize immediately following the check, as […]

  • Todd Bertuzzi Scores A Shootout Doozie (Video)

    Todd Bertuzzi Scores A Shootout Doozie (Video)

    When we bring you shootout highlights from a Detroit Red Wings game, there tends to be a good chance that they will feature Pavel Datsyuk mesmerizing a goalie with one of his Datsyukian dekes.  However, Datsyuk isn’t the only member of the Red Wings with some rather remarkable hands. Todd Bertuzzi proved that his hands […]

  • Fan Throws Banana At Flyers’ Wayne Simmons

    Fan Throws Banana At Flyers’ Wayne Simmons

    An ugly incident unfolded last night in London, Ontario as an entertaining game between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Detroit Red Wings ended on a sour note when a fan inside the John Labatt Center threw a banana onto the ice during Wayne Simmons’ shootout attempt. The Flyers’ forward, who is one of the few […]

  • Sharks Fan Gets Red Wings Players To Sign His Octopus Container (Video)

    Sharks Fan Gets Red Wings Players To Sign His Octopus Container (Video)

    Looking to kick back and relax prior to last night’s Game 7 battle with the Sharks, several Red Wings players hit up a downtown bar in San Jose on Wednesday night.  Among the players were forwards Kris Draper and Dan Cleary.  Also among the crowd was Sharks fan Aaron Skilken, who decided to take advantage […]

  • Red Wings Fan Does Some Serious Playoff Redecorating (Pics)

    Red Wings Fan Does Some Serious Playoff Redecorating (Pics)

    At Michael Tyler’s home in Livonia, Michigan, NHL playoff time is a lot like Christmas time.  With the hometown Detroit Red Wings making an appearance in each of the past 20 post-seasons, April has always been a time to celebrate for this die-hard fan.  And much like Christians celebrate Christmas by decorating their houses with […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/10/11 — Valtteri Filppula

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/10/11 — Valtteri Filppula

    Through the first 50 minutes of Game 6 last night between the San Jose Sharks and the Detroit Red Wings, Antti Niemi was busy making a strong case for our “Stat Line of the Night.”  The Sharks goaltender was easily the busier of the two netminders, as he continued to frustrate the Red Wings’ shooters, […]