Tag Archives: detroit red wings

  • 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, […]

  • Joe Thornton Does His Best Soccer Player Impression (Video)

    Joe Thornton Does His Best Soccer Player Impression (Video)

    The NHL playoffs often provide stories about heroic performances from players who demonstrate an impressive ability to sacrifice their bodies and play through injuries.  However, at times the story during this year’s playoffs has been the continuous efforts of players to embellish even the slightest infraction in order to earn a power-play. Players from just […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/8/11 — Pavel Datsyuk

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/8/11 — Pavel Datsyuk

    There were questions surrounding the health and availability of Pavel Datsyuk entering Game 5, as he was listed as questionable with a wrist injury.  However, with the Wings in a must-win situation, Datsyuk not only took part in last night’s game, but he would prove to be the difference in the Wings’ 4-3 comeback victory. […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/4/11 — Devin Setoguchi

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/4/11 — Devin Setoguchi

    After winning the first two games at home, the San Jose Sharks traveled to Detroit with the opportunity put a stranglehold on the series with a Game 3 victory.  Unlike the first two games in San Jose, the Sharks were not necessarily the better team on the ice in this game, however, they did have […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Playoff Hockey

    Picture Of The Day: Playoff Hockey

    Nothing says playoff hockey quite like the face of Johan Franzen, which looks like it has just been shredded with a cheese grater.  The Red Wings’ forward was drilled face first into the boards by Shane Doan early in the first period of Game 2 today against the Phoenix Coyotes.  He had to be helped […]

  • Little Tykes Takes An Extra Lap At ‘The Joe’ (Video)

    Little Tykes Takes An Extra Lap At ‘The Joe’ (Video)

    Every little kid dreams about getting to step out onto the ice of an NHL rink at some point in their life, and while only a few will ever get to do so as a professional hockey player, many teams these days have been giving youngsters from their area the opportunity to take a lap […]

  • Niklas Kronwall Shovels Patrick Eaves Off The Ice (Video)

    Niklas Kronwall Shovels Patrick Eaves Off The Ice (Video)

    During the weekend I posted a picture with the title “I get by with a little help from my fans.” Perhaps we should title this video of the Detroit Red Wings’ Niklas Kronwall pushing an injured Patrick Eaves off the ice, “I get by with a little help from my teammates.” During Saturday night’s game […]

  • Sergei Kostitsyn Scores With A One-Handed Roof-Job (Video)

    Sergei Kostitsyn Scores With A One-Handed Roof-Job (Video)

    The Nashville Predators’ Sergei Kostitsyn brought a whole new meaning to the term “short-handed goal” Saturday night during a game against the Detroit Red Wings. Leading 1-0 late in the second period, Kostitsyn’s team was short-handed and so was he, as he was sent in on a breakaway but could only manage to get one […]