When Brian Gibbons put the puck past Jimmy Howard in overtime, the New Jersey Devils didn't have to worry about that two-goal lead they had let slip away. ''We're a resilient group, and we were able to gather ourselves up after we gave up the two goals,'' New Jersey's Travis Zajac said. Gibbons scored with […]
There’s no way Vegas and Vancouver can keep this up, right? Well, I don’t think anyone had the Red Wings and Bruins third and fourth in the Atlantic, but the surprising collapse of Montreal opened a lot of doors. Vegas is first in the division.
As the Oilers arrive in Detroit in the midst of a road trip, what can the Wings learn from their previous victory at Edmonton that they can deploy against them as they meet again at Little Caesars Arena on Wednesday? "I don't think we're looking at that game as a turning point for us," Helm […]
One win can’t cleanse the palate of a bitter 21-game start, but beggars can’t be choosers, and the Edmonton Oilers really needed a W tonight. Edmonton got that sorely needed response, chasing Jimmy Howard and beating the Red Wings 6-2. Jesse Puljujarvi, Jujhar Khaira, Mark Letestu, and Drake Caggiula ranked among goalscorers, while Ryan Strome […]
Colorado center Nathan MacKinnon is firing on all cylinders as the Avalanche return home to face the Dallas Stars on Wednesday night. In Colorado's 4-3 overtime win over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday, he assisted on the game-tying goal in the final minute of regulation before scoring the winner on a 2-on-1 chance in […]
Jared Bednar thought his Colorado Avalanche got what they deserved Sunday night. Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill didn't disagree. Nathan MacKinnon scored 2:55 into overtime and Colorado overcame a late two-goal deficit to beat Detroit 4-3.
Technology giant Google is opening an office in a planned office, retail and residential development just north of downtown Detroit. The Mountain View, California-based company and Ilitch Holdings, Inc., in Detroit announced Monday that a lease has been signed for more than 29,000 square feet (2,700 sq. meters) of space alongside the new Little Caesars […]
Defenseman Danny Dekeyser returns after missing most of the season for the Detroit Red Wings when they meet the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday at Little Caesars Arena. Colorado will be playing the second of back-to-back games after a 5-2 loss to the Predators in Nashville on Saturday night.
Red Wings defenseman Luke Witkowski has been suspended for 10 games by the NHL for his involvement in a fight that erupted during Detroit's 8-2 win over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday. The brawl broke out in the third period when Calgary's Matthew Tkachuk smacked Witkowski on the back of the leg with his stick as he was exiting the penalty […]
After Wednesday, you can add the Detroit Red Wings to the list of teams that simply can’t stand Keith’s rambunctious son. Tkachuk was the catalyst or one of the catalysts for quite the wild line brawl between the Red Wings and Flames, with goalies being involved and quite the mess for the Department of Player […]
Luke Witkowski called it old-time hockey. The Calgary Flames called it just plain stupid. The Flames were unhappy with the way Wednesday night's game against the Detroit Red Wings started, but they were appalled by the way it finished.
The Calgary Flames will face a tough test against the St. Louis Blues on Monday night to wrap up their seven-game homestand at the Scotiabank Saddledome. After dropping a 5-2 decision to the Blues (13-4-1) on Oct. 25 in St. Louis, the Flames (9-7-0) returned home and have won four of their past six games, […]