Found February 26, 2012 on Lions Blog:
Here are notes and quotes from the Red Wings' 4-3 loss to the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday night at Joe Louis Arena:

Red Wings’ Ericsson out for a month with a broken wrist

As noted earlie this evening, the Detroit Red Wings will have to give Jakub Kindl and Mike Commodore at least a few weeks’ worth of attempts to regain their jobs—alongside the newly-acquired Kyle Quincey—as Jonathan Ericsson was lost to a broken wrist, as reported by MLive’s Ansar Khan... Red Wings coach Mike Babcock said defenseman Jonathan Ericsson will be out one month...

Holland Looking For Size Up-Front

from Chuck Pleiness of Red Wings Front, With 13 of the 15 teams in the Western Conference still alive in the playoff picture, trade talks have slowed to a snail’s pace. “I’ve had some conversations over the last three or four days, a couple more today,” Wings general manager Ken Holland said in a phone interview Sunday afternoon. “There’s not a lot going on. We’ll...

A hard but good read about Ruslan Salei’s family

The Orange County Register’s Jeff Miller penned a column about former Anaheim Ducks and Red Wings defenseman Ruslan Salei, and it’s…It’s a difficult one to read, but it’s worth your time: In one of his last acts on this Earth, Ruslan Salei made out his will. He and Bethann began planning his estate, setting up a trust for the kids. They talked about where he’d be buried...

Detroit vs Colorado: No Diving

The streak is over, the Wings are 2nd in the west, and have lost their last two games. As true Wings fans none of that worries us. Detroit is the best team in the NHL. They just got better with the addition of Quincey, and might still improve with another move between now and Monday.Puck drops at 7pm on FSDClick the jump for more As Chris would so eloquently put it Quincey is...

Aaron Musick: Giguere in, Hejduk out

The Avs will be without their captain for tonight's game against the Detroit Red Wings. Milan Hejduk suffered a groin injury in last night's game in Columbus and is listed as day-to-day. Jean-Sebastien Giguere will make his first start in goal since he left the Feb. 14 game in Vancouver. T.J. Galiardi will be in the lineup, replacing Hejduk's spot in the lineup...

Wings drop second straight at home, fall to Avs

DETROIT (AP) Just like that, the Detroit Red Wings have a losing streak at home.

Postgame Avs-Red Wings: Landy for Calder

AP/Duane Burleson DETROIT – A second box of Stouffer’s lasagna sits to my right, consumed, HBO is on the TV, I’m laying on a box spring because the mattress was too soft and I’m starting a blog at 12:15 a.m. local time. Still think I have a glam life? So anyway, Gabriel Landeskog for the Calder Trophy. I’ll have a bigger story on this in Monday’s paper, but Landy would...

Around The League: Mike Commodore To The Lightning

The second trade of the day happens just a little before 1pm. Not an earth shattering move, but a move none the less. Mike Commodore is on the move as he has been traded from the Detroit Red Wings to the Tampa Bay Lightning for a conditional 7th round pick. A solid physical defenseman, this is mostly [...]

Trade deadline day updates from Avs morning skate

No trades to report. Hearing talks of Daniel Winnik going to San Jose but nothing else. Just a little more than one hour remaining. Complete (pending) lineup notes about tonight here Here is Erik Johnson talking about the win at Detroit, his success of late and the three-game winning streak. The way EJ has played the past two months, he’s not going anywhere today. Read more of...

Red Wings fall at home again

After winning 23 straight at Joe Louis Arena, Detroit has lost two in a row on home ice after losing, 4-3, to the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday night.

Wings fall to Avs for second-straight home loss

Just like that, the Detroit Red Wings have a losing streak at home.

Lightning acquire D Mike Commodore from Detroit

The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired defenseman Mike Commodore from the Detroit Red Wings in exchange for a conditional seventh-round pick at the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, Vice President and General Manager Steve Yzerman announced today. Commodo...

Anaheim Ducks (27-25-10) at Colorado Avalanche (32-27-4), 9 p.m. (ET)

The Anaheim Ducks and Colorado Avalanche may be sitting just outside of the postseason picture, but both have to be happy with their play as of late.
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