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Inconsistent Detroit Red Wings End up on Wrong End of Goaltending Duel
January 13th, 2014 at 3:53 PM
The Detroit Red Wings did everything they could to put the Anaheim Ducks to sleep on Sunday. In doing so, they also went to sleep offensively. Anaheim's Jonas Hiller stopped all 22 shots to earn his 14th straight victory, while Andrew Cogliano scored the lone goal of the game to give the...

Detroit Red Wings Vs. Tampa Bay Lightning: Game Preview
December 15th, 2013 at 4:13 PM
Today the Red Wings host the Lightning, but it looks more like their AHL affiliates (Grand Rapids Griffins and Syracuse Crunch) facing each other. What: Tampa Bay Lightning at Detroit Red Wings When: 5 p.m. tonight Where: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan TV: Fox Sports Detroit Plus Records: The Red Wings are 15-10-9; the Lightning are...

Darren Helm, Petr Mrazek Lead Detroit Red Wings to Victory in Edmonton
November 3rd, 2013 at 3:08 PM
Red Wings fans and players had been long awaiting to see Darren Helm back on the ice after he had played just one game since March 2012 due to injuries. Helm made his return to action against the Edmonton Oilers Saturday night, and looked like he was back to normal early on. "I...

Detroit Red Wings Open Exhibition Season with Win Over Pittsburgh Penguins
September 17th, 2013 at 2:02 PM
It may have only been a meaningless preseason game, but for defenseman Adam Almquist, it was meaningful in terms of a chance to impress the Red Wings management and coaching staff. The Swedish rookie, who was drafted by the Red Wings in the 2009 NHL Draft, scored two power play goals...

Detroit Red Wings Officially Part Ways with Former First Round Pick
July 2nd, 2013 at 6:18 PM
When the Detroit Red Wings drafted Tom McCollum in the first round in 2008, he was considered the goalie of the future. But McCollum never panned out, and he will look for a gig elsewhere now as the Wings have chosen to not give the restricted free agent a qualifying offer....

Detroit Red Wings Farm Report: Grand Rapids Griffins are Calder Cup Champions
June 19th, 2013 at 5:36 PM
The future looks bright for the Detroit Red Wings. Their AHL affiliate, the Grand Rapids Griffin, won the AHL's Calder Cup after defeating the Syracuse Crunch 5-2 last night. Tomas Tatar scored two goals in the game to give him 16 for the AHL playoffs, which earned him the Jack A. Butterfield...

Detroit Red Wings’ AHL Affiliate Grand Rapids Griffins Within One Win of Calder Cup
June 13th, 2013 at 7:14 PM
Jeff Hoggan is not someone fans would think of as a Detroit Red Wings prospect. That's because the 35-year old has been an AHL veteran throughout his career. But what he does do is provide leadership for the Grand Rapids Griffins, and like his counterpart in Detroit Henrik Zetterberg, put the team on...

Detroit Red Wings Farm Report: Grand Rapids Griffins Take 2-0 Lead in Calder Cup Finals
June 10th, 2013 at 10:25 PM
The Grand Rapids Griffins were firing on all cylinders offensively as they defeated the Syracuse Crunch 6-4 in Game 2 of the AHL's Calder Cup Finals. ***VIDEO1*** Six different players tallied a goal, while Petr Mrazek stopped 30 of 34 shots in net. Tomas Tatar broke a franchise record with his 12th goal of the...

Detroit Red Wings Farm Report: Grand Rapids Griffins Take Game 1 of Calder Cup Finals
June 9th, 2013 at 3:08 PM
The Detroit Red Wings AHL affiliate got off to a great start in the Calder Cup Finals. The Grand Rapids Griffins defeated the Syracuse Crunch by a score of 3-1 last night in the best-of-seven series between both teams. It was only the Crunch's second loss in these playoffs. The Griffins would...

Detroit Red Wings’ AHL Affilate Grand Rapids Griffins Advance to Calder Cup Finals
June 6th, 2013 at 6:32 PM
***PHOTO1***The Detroit Red Wings season may be over, but it's not over for the players who are currently on their AHL affiliate in Grand Rapids. That's because the Grand Rapids Griffins advanced to the AHL's Calder Cup Finals after defeating the Oklahoma City Barons 5-4 in a Game 7 last night. The...

Top Ten Detroit Red Wings Moments from 2012-13 Season: No. 9
June 5th, 2013 at 8:09 PM
Continuing with our Top Ten Detroit Red Wings Moments from this past season, we move on to number nine. The Red Wings got plenty of contributions from young players this season, as we saw what Gustav Nyquist, Damien Brunner, and Tomas Tatar did. Our next moment involves a future superstar, but...

Detroit Red Wings Looking at Signing College Goalie
March 19th, 2013 at 9:41 PM
The Detroit Red Wings are close to signing college free agent goaltender Jared Coreau, per TSN's Bob McKenzie. Coreau, who played at Northern Michigan, posted a 15-19-4 record, with a 2.70 GAA and .919 save percentage this season with the Wildcats. He also has a similar build to Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne, as Coreau is...

Another Blown Lead Dooms Detroit Red Wings
February 18th, 2013 at 5:16 PM
For the second time in three games, the Detroit Red Wings blew a two goal lead and lost. The Wings held a 2-0 lead into the second period, but allowed three unanswered goals by the Minnesota Wild in a span of 4:10 in a 3-2 loss. "I don't know what happened in...

Petr Mrazek Stands Tall in Debut as Detroit Red Wings Blitz St. Louis Blues
February 8th, 2013 at 4:02 PM
When asked if he was nervous about making his NHL debut, Petr Mrazek said, "I'm never nervous." The 20-year old rookie netminder for the Detroit Red Wings backed up his words Thursday night, stopping 26 of 27 shots in his debut as the Red Wings handled the St. Louis Blues by...

Petr Mrazek to Make NHL Debut Tonight
February 7th, 2013 at 3:57 PM
The Detroit Red Wings have turned to a rookie netminder to start between the pipes. Petr Mrazek, a fifth round draft pick of the Red Wings in the 2010 draft, will make his NHL debut tonight in St. Louis when the Wings take on the Blues. Mrazek, 20, has posted a 16-7-1...

Detroit Red Wings Call up Tomas Tatar, Petr Mrazek; Assign Tom McCollum
February 4th, 2013 at 6:34 PM
The Detroit Red Wings have recalled winger Tomas Tatar and goaltender Petr Mrazek from the Grand Rapids Griffins. Tatar has tallied 39 points (19 goals, 20 assists) for the Griffins in 44 games this season. He will play on the second line with Pavel Datsyuk and Valtteri Filppula Tuesday against Calgary. Todd Bertuzzi will...

Down on the Farm: Five-Goal Second Period Helps Griffins Defeat Barons
January 5th, 2013 at 4:45 PM
A five-goal outburst in the second period, and a solid defensive performance helped the Grand Rapids Griffins overpower the Oklahoma City Barons 5-2 Friday night. The Barons opened the scoring in the first period when Anton Lander fired a shot past Petr Mrazek at 9:09. That shot was only one of...

Down on the Farm: Tatar Helps Griffins Close Out 2012 with Win
January 2nd, 2013 at 6:32 PM
If 2012 was a sign of things to come for the Grand Rapids Griffins, then 2013 should be just as good, if not better. The Griffins closed out 2012 with a 3-1 victory over the Rockford Ice Hogs Monday night. The win also moved the Griffins into first place in the...

Down on the Farm: Griffins Knock Off Marlies in Shootout
December 29th, 2012 at 2:41 PM
The Grand Rapids Griffins withstood a penalty shot goal in the third period and prevailed 3-2 in a shootout over the Toronto Marlies Friday night. The win was the fourth straight for the Griffins, who avenged an embarrassing 5-0 loss to the Marlies on December 16. Toronto got on the board first at 6:54...

Down on the Farm: Mrazek Helps Griffins Cool Off Heat
December 22nd, 2012 at 12:59 AM
Petr Mrazek has been the best among AHL rookie goaltenders. Barry Brust has been the top goalie in the AHL altogether. On a night that featured the best goaltender in the league vs. the top rookie goaltender, it was the rookie who came out on top as Mrazek and the Grand Rapids Griffins...