Found October 06, 2011 on Lions Blog:
Jakub Kindl has been waiting for this moment his entire career. "I'm really excited, I'm not going to lie," he said after practice on Wednesday. "I've got the opportunity, now I just have to show everybody that I can play."

Wives to sell Lokomotiv wristbands

Red Wings wives will be selling Love for Lokomotiv wristbands on the JLA concourse at Friday's season-opener. DETROIT – The pain for the 44 families that lost...

Wings Assign Five To Grand Rapids

Detroit, MI...The Detroit Red Wings today announced that five players have cleared NHL waivers and have been assigned to the Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL): goaltender Joey MacDonald, forward Chris Conner, and defensemen Garnet Exelby, Logan Pyett, and Doug Janik.

Young guns help Wings win opener

DETROIT -- When you play for the Detroit Red Wings, you have to wait your turn. While other clubs rush their prospects to the NHL, the Wings nurture their future. On Friday evening Detroits patience paid off as two youngsters, Corey Emmerton and Jakub Kindl, paced the Wings' attack in their 5-3 victory over the Ottawa Senators in the season opener at Joe Louis Arena. Kindl...

Henrik Lundqvist’s Mask Will Feature Tribute To The Late Stefan Liv

… very classy, very touching and also very sad.  Still can’t believe what happened in Russia and that these amazing men and players such as Pavol Demitra, Ruslan Salei, Alexander Karpovtsev and Liv are all gone. God bless. 

Senators-Red Wings Preview

The Detroit Red Wings are getting older, but expectations haven't lessened for one of the NHL's most storied - and successful - franchises. Meanwhile, the Ottawa Senators hope a former Detroit assistant can help them bounce back from a disappointing season. Following a record 20th consecutive playoff appearance, the Red Wings open the 2011-12 season at home against the...

Wings and DTE Energy join forces for innovative "Light the Lamp" program

The Red Wings scored 261 goals last season. That was the second most in the National Hockey League. And the team hopes to improve upon that total in 2011-12. When the goal lights go on behind their respective nets at Joe Louis Arena this se...

FSD wants to bring fans high-tech hockey experience

Mickey Redmond laughs when he thinks of Fox Sports Detroit's "between-the-benches" reporting from NHL Hall of Famer Larry Murphy during Red Wings home games.

Steve Schrader: Sports Illustrated: Red Wings just fifth-best in the Western Conference

This is the most unusual start to a Red Wings season in quite a while. They're still there, still good, but just not generating the buzz of the Lions and Tigers. Usually, this is the Thank God for the Wings time of the year.

Notebook: New faces excited for start

DETROIT – Now that the exhibition season is in the rearview mirror, there was a new focus at practice Tuesday morning as the Red Wings began preparation for the season-opener when they host the Ottawa Senators this Friday at Joe Louis Arena....

Ottawa Senators (0-0-0) at Detroit Red Wings (0-0-0), 7 p.m. (ET)

New head coach Paul MacLean figures to have his work cut out for him in rebuilding the Senators. So, it's fitting that he makes his Ottawa debut this evening against his former club, a Detroit Red Wings franchise that knows a little something about winning.

Senators eager to turn page, begin a new season

Veteran defenceman Chris Phillips is entering his 14th NHL season in Ottawa, but remains as enthused as ever about opening night, which comes Friday in Detroit against the Red Wings (...
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