Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Mike Babcock to Return as Team Canada Coach at 2014 Olympics
June 12th, 2013 at 4:31 PM
When Team Canada won the gold medal at the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, a lot of the credit went to the man behind the bench. That man was none other than Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock. Now it looks as if Team Canada will be the overwhelming favorite to win...

Red Wings Face Jaroslav Halak and St. Louis Blues in Season Opener
January 19th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
What: Detroit Red Wings at St. Louis Blues When: 8 p.m. tonight Where: Scottrade Center, St. Louis, Missouri TV: Fox Sports Detroit Records (2011-12): The Red Wings were 48-28-6 last season; The Blues were 49-22-11 Coaches: Mike Babcock is 421-216-19-83 in his tenth season as a head caoch, and 352-154-68 in his eighth season with the...

Training Camp Update: Datsyuk Back on Ice
January 15th, 2013 at 12:55 PM
Pavel Datsyuk joined the Detroit Red Wings on the ice today at training camp. It was the first time Datsyuk had skated with the team since the lockout began. "I'm sorry I'm a little bit late," he said. Datsyuk had been in Russia playing in the KHL during the lockout. He returned to Detroit...

Red Wings Training Camp Roundup: Fans, Players Happy to Be Back
January 14th, 2013 at 8:36 PM
We're talkin' about practice. The Detroit Red Wings officially opened training camp Sunday at Compuware Arena in Plymouth, Michigan in front of 1,500 fans. 25 players participated in two separate workouts. “I told the guys this morning I really missed them,” Red Wings coach Mike Babcock said. “Being around them all the time...

Mike Babcock Sets Lines, Defense Pairs for Training Camp
January 10th, 2013 at 5:38 PM
Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock has released a "depth chart" for training camp, which is basically his forward lines and defensive pairings. While it's no surprise that Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg are skating together, some might be surprised that Damien Brunner will be skating with them on the top...