Tagged: ‘Detroit Red Wings’

Red Wings sign Christoffer Ehn to entry-level contract
April 20th, 2017 at 4:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- The Detroit Red Wings signed center Christoffer Ehn to a three-year entry-level contract. The club selected the 6-foot-3, 181-pound center in the fourth round (106th overall) in 2014.  Ehn, 21, had four goals and 13 points in 52 games for Frolunda HC of the Swedish Hockey League this...

Red Wings got younger after missing the playoffs in 1990
April 18th, 2017 at 11:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** The last time the Detroit Red Wings missed the Stanley Cup playoffs, they came back with a roster that featured lots of new faces in 1990-91. Several were youngsters who were either rookies or in their first full season as NHL regulars. The youth movement helped trigger a stretch of...

The Grind Line: Holland’s Future in Detroit
April 18th, 2017 at 10:43 AM
***PHOTO1*** Chris Ilitch expressed 100-percent confidence in Ken Holland as the general manager of the Detroit Red Wings (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE) Roughly one week ago, Chris Ilitch - president and CEO of Ilitch Holdings Inc. - expressed 100 percent confidence in the Detroit Red Wings' general manager, Ken Holland. He also...

Red Wings Final Grades, Pt. 3: Coaching Staff & Special Teams
April 17th, 2017 at 11:06 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jeff Blashill had a rough second season as the head coach of the Detroit Red Wings. (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports) Now that the 2017 NHL Playoffs have begun, the postseason-less Detroit Red Wings have cleaned out their stalls and have held their year-end press conference. During his time at the podium,...

Red Wings’ Danny DeKeyser selected for U.S. World Championship team
April 13th, 2017 at 5:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- Danny DeKeyser took a step back this season in his play with the Detroit Red Wings, but he was still good enough to earn a spot on the U.S. World Championship team. DeKeyser joins teammates Jimmy Howard and Dylan Larkin on the squad coached by the Red Wings'...