Found December 03, 2011 on HockeyBuzz:
It was a pretty convincing win for Detroit a last night. I can't help but love watching them play. The Red Wings played extremely well in the first period and their puck movement is crisp and near perfection, especially on the power play. The Sabres fell behind early, and like Thomas Vanek said, "you fall behind 3-0 to Detroit and it's pretty much over." Now, they head to Nashville tonigh...

So we’re going to talk about the Red Wings and realignment…

In theory, we know it’s coming, but I don’t think that we Red Wings fans necessarily know who we’re dealing with when we talk about it. As Paul posted on Saturday night, the CBC’s Elliotte Friedman built off the column by Sportsnet’s John Shannon, which suggested that NHL commissioner Gary Bettman will table two options for realigning the NHL to the 30 members of the...

The sticky Red Wings realignment wicket

Ahead of what’s supposed to be a potentially fabric-of-the-NHL-chaging meeting of the NHL’s Board of Governors on Monday—assuming that what is truly a collection of power brokers generally consisting of hard-liners, dinosaurs, curmudgeons and a mostly aged and intransigent bunch doesn’t simply say, “Well, we don’t know what the hell’s going to happen with Phoenix, anyway...

Mike Babcock likes potential of Red Wings' third and fourth lines

The Red Wings held an optional skate this morning at Pepsi Center, though it was a pretty full house between players taking the ice and those opting to kick around a soccer ball.

Wings' Filppula thriving next to Zetterberg

Niklas Kronwall called it just another game from Valtteri Filppula. Doesn't sound like high praise, but it is. A strong performance from Filppula helped the Red Wings extend their winning streak to six entering Buffalo tonight, starting a three-game trip in a month packed with getaways.

Red Wings to start Ty Conklin in goal tonight against Colorado

The last time the Red Wings played in Denver, Ty Conklin had a shutout. Coach Mike Babcock figures that's a good reason to give Conklin another start.

Red Wings-Sabres recap, overnight report and lots of other…stuff…and things (but no eloquence)

The Detroit Red Wings didn’t exactly play flawless hockey in defeating an injury-depleted Buffalo Sabres team 4-1 on Friday night, but as the Wings kicked off a December in which they’ll play 14 more times over the next 29 days, and given that they didn’t get into Denver until after 3 AM, emerging literally (see: Justin Abdelkader is OK despite getting his bell rung by Brayden...

Red Wings recall Chris Conner to help spark offense

Despite leading Grand Rapids in scoring, Chris Conner knows he wasn't called up to provide a big offensive boost. Instead, he's looking to give the Red Wings a little jolt.

Howard, Wings pound Sabres to win 7th straight

Jimmy Howard made 27 saves, and the Detroit Red Wings stretched their winning streak to seven with a 4-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night.

NHL Roundup: Red Wings win 7th straight, beat Sabres 4-1

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Jimmy Howard made 27 saves, and the Detroit Red Wings stretched their winning streak to seven with...

My Sabre is Dull

Detroit is back on the road facing off against a struggling Sabres team that has gone 1-3-1 in their last five. The Wings will be looking to make it six in a row by sticking it to a familiar face in Ville Leino, how's that deal working out? Hudler doesn't look too bad now does he?Stats and Hulktuzzi's after the jump. Fabian Brunnstrom has been sent down to Grand Rapids...

Red Wings-Avalanche Preview

For the last two weeks, the Detroit Red Wings have been thoroughly overwhelming their opponents. They've been doing that to the Colorado Avalanche for the last dozen years. The Red Wings look to win an eighth straight game for the first time in nearly four years and continue their dominance over the Avalanche on Sunday night at the Pepsi Center. Detroit (16-7-1) has outscored...

Red Wings keep flying: win seventh game in row

Jimmy Howard made 27 saves, and the Detroit Red Wings stretched their winning streak to seven with a 4-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday.

Wings enjoying snow, 7-game win streak

Many Red Wings raved Saturday afternoon about the winter wonderland that greeted them in Denver after a nice little snowstorm blanketed the area.

Detroit Red Wings (16-7-1) at Colorado Avalanche (12-13-1), 8 p.m. (ET)

The odds of the Red Wings extending their season-high winning streak to eight games tonight at Colorado are in their favor.

S.J. has two items on its NHL meetings wish list

Wilson: More games with teams from East, Red Wings stay in West
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