Tagged: ‘Detroit Red Wings’

Why white nationalists are misappropriating Red Wings logo
August 12th, 2017 at 5:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** The familiar winged-wheel logo is one of the more iconic emblems in hockey, if not the North American sports scene. So why is the Detroit Red Wings' storied symbol being used by at least one white nationalist group? The issue was brought to the forefront by events this weekend at...

Former Red Wings coach Bryan Murray dies of cancer at 74
August 12th, 2017 at 2:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** Bryan Murray, who spent three years as head coach of the Detroit Red Wings in the early 1990s, died Saturday after a three-year battle with cancer. He was 74. Murray coached the Red Wings from 1990-93, compiling a 124-91-29 record and leading the Red Wings to the 1991-92 Norris Division...

Detroit Red Wings may take legal action over logo use at nationalist rally
August 12th, 2017 at 1:32 PM
***PHOTO1*** The franchise is none too pleased with its logo being co-opted by some members of the alt-right. Noah Graham/Getty Images The Detroit Red Wings are threatening legal action against those who used their logo at a "Unite the ... Read Original Post at Sports Media 101 searches and...

Red Wings denounce use of logo during demonstration, threaten legal action
August 12th, 2017 at 12:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings have denounced the use of their logo or any association with the white nationalist demonstration taking place this weekend in Charlottesville, Va. In a statement released on the team's Facebook page and Twitter accounts, the Red Wings said: "The Detroit Red Wings vehemently disagree...

Petr Mrazek Controls His Own Fate
August 12th, 2017 at 10:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** "I'm going to have a beer and I'm going to think about [who starts Saturday]." Mike Babcock uttered that statement after the Detroit Red Wings clinched their 24th consecutive playoff appearance in 2015, his last year as head coach. It was in response to a question on who would start...