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Henrik Zetterberg Undergoes Back Surgery, Season Likely Over
February 22nd, 2014 at 3:54 PM
If the Detroit Red Wings are going to make the playoffs for a 23rd consecutive season, they will have to do so without their captain. Henrik Zetterberg underwent surgery yesterday to remove a disk fragment. He will be out for eight weeks, which puts any potential return past the Red Wings'...

Olympic Roundup: Daniel Alfredsson Scores Game-Winner for Sweden, Henrik Zetterberg Withdraws
February 14th, 2014 at 5:34 PM
Day 3 of the Olympics brought good news and bad news for some Detroit Red Wings players. Daniel Alfredsson's third period goal proved to be the difference in Sweden's 1-0 victory over Switzerland. Alfredsson beat Swiss netminder Reto Berra at 12:39 of the third to help the Swedes improve to 2-0...

Olympic Roundup: Henrik Zetterberg Scores Game-Winning Goal for Sweden
February 12th, 2014 at 4:33 PM
Detroit Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg played a key role in Sweden's victory over the Czech Republic in Olympic play. Zetterberg's goal 51 seconds into the second period proved to be the game-winner as the Swedes defeated the Czechs 4-2 in the opening game of group play. Niklas Kronwall picked up an assist on Zetterberg's...

Detroit Red Wings Keep Rolling with Win Over Montreal Canadiens
January 25th, 2014 at 2:02 PM
The Red Wings have been losing a lot of games on home ice this season. Judging by how this current five-game homestand is going, one wouldn't think that they were struggling at home, let alone at all. Henrik Zetterberg, Riley Sheahan, Niklas Kronwall, and Gustav Nyquist all scored a goal, and Jonas Gustavsson stopped...

Detroit Red Wings at New York Rangers: Game Preview
January 16th, 2014 at 4:24 PM
The Wings are in the Big Apple to take on the Rangers in a game with the last Wild Card spot on the line. As Frank Sinatra once said, "If I can make it here, I can make it anywhere." Let's hope the Red Wings can wake up and get a win...

Detroit Red Wings at San Jose Sharks: Game Preview
January 9th, 2014 at 4:56 PM
The good: The Red Wings started off a road trip from hell with a 5-1 win over the Dallas Stars. The bad: Tonight is a start of three games in four nights in the state of California. The ugly: Tonight's game is against the Sharks at the Shark Tank, which is where...

Detroit Red Wings Will Be Well Represented at Olympics
January 8th, 2014 at 9:52 PM
The Red Wings will have a strong presence in Sochi, Russia at the Olympics. In all, ten players as well as head coach Mike Babcock and GM Ken Holland will represent five nations. Babcock will be back behind the bench as Team Canada's head coach, while Holland will serve as one of...

Jimmy Howard, Henrik Zetterberg Lead Detroit Red Wings to Win
January 5th, 2014 at 12:35 PM
After being named to Team USA's Olympic roster, many began to question why Red Wings netminder Jimmy Howard made it on given a sub-par first half of the season. Saturday night in Dallas, Howard silenced the critics with an Olympic-worthy performance. He stopped 44 of 45 shots and got plenty of goal...

Detroit Red Wings Vs. Toronto Maple Leafs: Winter Classic Preview
January 1st, 2014 at 10:50 AM
The day Red Wings have been waiting for is finally here. Do I need to state the painfully obvious as to why you all should watch? It's time to take it outside. What: Toronto Maple Leafs at Detroit Red Wings in the 2014 NHL Winter Classic Where: Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor, Michigan When: 1...

Detroit Red Wings at Nashville Predators: Game Preview
December 30th, 2013 at 6:17 PM
The Red Wings take the ice for the last time in 2013. The next game will be next year. What: Red Wings at Predators When: 8 p.m. tonight Where:Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee TV: Fox Sports Detroit Records: The Red Wings are 18-13-9; the Predators are 17-18-9 Season Series: Predators lead 1-0 Last Meeting: Rookie netminder Marek Mazanec recorded...

Detroit Red Wings Rally to Stun Carolina Hurricanes in OT
October 4th, 2013 at 10:22 PM
It was looking like a bad night for the Red Wings as they trailed the Hurricanes 2-0 in the third period. Even after cutting the margin to 2-1, it looked like the Eastern Conference might not be so welcome. But as things looked bleak, team captain Henrik Zetterberg came to the rescue, as...

Torrid Power Play Sparks Detroit Red Wings to Win Over Toronto Maple Leafs
September 28th, 2013 at 4:54 PM
Last season, the Red Wings power play was anything but good. Judging by Friday's performance, those days might be quickly forgotten. The Red Wings scored three unanswered power play goals en route to a 5-2 win over the Maple Leafs Friday night in preseason action. A lot of the credit goes to...

Detroit Red Wings Preseason Player Power Rankings: Forwards
September 5th, 2013 at 6:15 PM
With Detroit Red Wings training camp drawing closer, Red Wings 101 will be filling everyone's absence of action in various ways. Today, we will start the first in a series of player power rankings. These do not reflect future projections for where players could start or what line they will play...

Detroit Red Wings’ Players, Coaches Dot Olympic Camp Rosters
July 24th, 2013 at 10:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** There's a good chance the Detroit Red Wings will be well represented at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Head coach Mike Babcock will return to coach Team Canada after leading them to the gold medal at the 2010 games. Babcock will be joined by St. Louis 'coach Ken Hitchcock,...

Report: Detroit Red Wings Inquiring About Stephen Weiss
June 17th, 2013 at 11:02 PM
The Detroit Red Wings are reportedly starting to get busy as the NHL Draft and Free Agency approach. CBC's Elliotte Friedman reported on the Hot Stove segment of "Hockey Night" in Canada on Saturday that the Wings are looking at making a deal for the rights to Florida Panthers center Stephen...

Detroit Red Wings Make a Statement in Game 2 Win Over Chicago Blackhawks
May 18th, 2013 at 5:53 PM
It is commonly said that regular season success doesn't always translate to success in the postseason in the NHL. The Detroit Red Wings proved that with a 4-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 2 of the Western Conference Semifinals. It was the first time that the Blackhawks had lost...

Detroit Red Wings Vs. Chicago Blackhawks: Game 2 What to Watch For
May 18th, 2013 at 11:50 AM
Time for the Detroit Red Wings to get back to work. Game 2 is today (1 p.m., NBC) and here's what to watch for. Miller Time? Reports say that Red Wings forward Drew Miller could return to the lineup today after being out since April 20 with a broken hand. Mike Babcock...

Detroit Red Wings Vs. Chicago Blackhawks: Game 1 What to Watch For
May 15th, 2013 at 6:53 PM
Tonight will be the 800th all-time meeting between the Detroit Red Wings and the Chicago Blackhawks, as both teams begin their best-of-7 series. Here are some things to watch for: Keep 'em seperated. Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk will once again be split up for tonight. Having them on separate lines worked...

Detroit Red Wings Deliver Knockout Blow to Anaheim Ducks
May 13th, 2013 at 5:06 PM
The pundits said that the Detroit Red Wings would not make the playoffs. They were wrong. They then said that they wouldn't get past the Anaheim Ducks. They were wrong again. Fans have Henrik Zetterberg to thank for proving the pundits wrong. After he scored the game-winning goal in overtime in Game 6, Zetterberg scored the...

Henrik Zetterberg Helps Detroit Red Wings Force Game 7
May 11th, 2013 at 6:16 PM
Henrik Zetterberg had not found the back of the net in the playoffs in seven games. The Detroit Red Wings captain was getting shots on goal, but he couldn't put them in. That all changed Friday night as Zetterberg scored twice, including the game-winning goal 1:04 into overtime to give the Red Wings...