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Chicago Breaking Sports:
DETROIT -- The Chicago Blackhawks kick off a big weekend by taking on their Original Six rivals Detroit Red Wings on Saturday afternoon at Joe Louis Arena.
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Todd Bertuzzi collected his first multi-goal game of the season by scoring 4:21 into overtime as the Detroit Red Wings matched a franchise record with their 14th consecutive home victory, edging the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Saturday afternoon.
Fellow veteran Tomas Holmstrom also tallied and All-Star Pavel Datsyuk and defenseman Ian White notched a pair of assists apiece. With...
By REED NELSONFOXSportsDetroit.com
Henrik Zetterberg did his best Peter Forsberg impression Thursday night as the Detroit Red Wings topped the Phoenix Coyotes 3-2 in a shootout.
With the shootout score even at one apiece following an early goal from All-Star Pavel Datsyuk and then two key saves from All-Star Jimmy Howard. Zetterberg carried the puck into the zone, sent it right...
DETROIT (AP) -- Todd Bertuzzi scored his second goal Saturday at 4:21 in overtime, lifting the Detroit Red Wings to a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.
Detroit has won 14 straight at home to match a franchise record set in 1965.
Chicago's Marian Hossa forced overtime with 51.7 seconds left in the third period, getting credit for a goal that went off Detroit's Nicklas...
Still trying to catch my breath after that one. Amazing final 25 minutes there. While it took OT to beat a bunch of amateurs, it resulted in 2 points and the home winning streak is at 14.Jump for more recappage:
Flukes. Two Chicago goals, two flukes. One off of the boards and to a wide open tool bag and another off of Lidstrom's perfect skates. It happens. Annoying that Chicago...
It was a little drag show for Z last night in the Red Wings-Coyotes game...((HT: NHL/FSDetroit/youtube))It was good enough for Jimmy Howard's 100th win in net for the winged wheels...And that'll do it for you...Here's the original...from 1994...((HT: CBS Sports/IOC/youtube))
As the Chief already noted, our friends in Toronto are corroborating the massive Detroit press push suggesting that the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs will hold a Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and if you don’t believe Pension Plan Puppets’ news, the Globe and Mail’s David Shoalts (via RedWingsFeed) is also stating that the deal is done…...
The Ottawa Sun’s Ken Warren suggests that the NHL shouldn’t have allowed Red Wings captain Nicklas Lidstrom and Anaheim Ducks forward Teemu Selanne to have skipped the All-Star game, arguing that both players are guilty of dereliction of duties which both players must fulfill:
Most of the time, Nicklas Lidstrom and Teemu Selanne deserve the utmost respect.
They are two of...
Red Wings forward Todd Bertuzzi didn't skate today because of a lingering issue with his back, but coach Mike Babcock anticipates having Bertuzzi available Saturday.
It's good to be back!
After an unfortunate event (laptop meltdown) and a positive life-changing event (birth of my second child), I've been unable to blog thus far in 2012.
For that, I apologize profusely.
It figures that the first 12 days of 2012 have been filled with quite a bit of news concerning your Detroit Red Wings. Among them:
-Petr Mrazek became a household...
DETROIT - Todd Bertuzzi scored his second goal of the game at 4:21 in overtime, lifting the Detroit Red Wings to...
DETROIT - Forward Todd Bertuzzi returned in time to secure the Red Wings their club record 14th straight victory...
These Detroit Red Wings earned a spot in the franchise's storied record books Saturday with a 14th consecutive home win, but it was not easy. Todd Bertuzzi scored his second goal of the game at 4:21 of overtime, lifting the Red Wings to a 3-2 win against the Chicago Blackhawks. Detroit's home winning streak equals the team mark set in 1965.
Here are notes and quotes from the Red Wings' 3-2 overtime win over the Blackhawks Saturday at Joe Louis Arena:
PHT: When the Red Wings and Blackhawks square off today in Detroit (12:30 p.m. ET on NBC), they’ll show why the race to win the Central Division might be the best in the NHL.
Tomas Holmstrom and Todd Bertuzzi scored first period goals and the Red Wings never looked back as they beat the Blackhawks 3-2 in Detroit.