Found October 24, 2011 on Lions Blog:
Could have, would have, should have, but didn't. Coach Mike Babcock tolerated no "what ifs" after the Red Wings' 7-1 loss Saturday night to the NHL-leading Washington Capitals.

Pistons Jonas Jerebko takes the ice at the Red WIngs practice

Growing up in Sweden, if Jonas Jerebko was going to play any sport professionally, it was more than likely going to be hockey. But when you grow up to be 6'10" 235 pounds and you're not named Zdeno Chara, your career path won't lead you to the ice rink. Jerebko had the opportunity to show off his skating ability when he recently practiced with the Red Wings ...

Howard becomes father, will miss next game

DETROIT -- There was no sign of goaltender Jimmy Howard at Red Wings practice Monday at Joe Louis Arena, but there was a perfectly good reason for that. Howard and his wife, Rachel, welcomed their first child Sunday, a boy named James Russell Howard IV. "Congratulations to Howie and Rachel -- James Russell the fourth," coach Mike Babcock said. "It's a pretty...

Will Seven-Year Itch Doom Babcock, Red Wings?

It’s hockey season in Detroit again. Time to put up with another 82-game grind. In our self-ascribed “Hockeytown,” it’s considered par, not impolite, to look past the months of October through March so that we can worry about playoff match-ups.The 82-game regular season is something we tolerate. It’s a longer opening act than a bad comedian.We actually had to pay attention...

Miller's time at center

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Coach Mike Babcock plans to juggle his fourth line tonight when the Red Wings take on the winless Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena. Rookie Cory Emmerton, who has played in all six previous games, will be replaced in the l...

Brunnstrom to appear in 100th NHL game in Red Wings debut against Capitals

There'll be two milestones for the Red Wings tonight when they take on the Capitals at Verizon Center, as Nicklas Lidstrom will appear in his 1,500th game and Fabian Brunnstrom, his 100th.

Caps Are Last Undefeated in NHL: Caps 7 / Red Wings 1

Live scoring: Wings looking to stay perfect in D.C.

Follow along as the Red Wings try to continue their hot start with a road game in Washington against the Capitals.
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