Found December 15, 2011 on Kukla's Korner:
MLive’s Ansar Khan reports that the Red Wings visited with one Brendan Shanahan, former teammate of about a third of the Wings, to talk about something that doesn’t involve reminiscing old times: The Detroit Red Wings are probably the last team Brendan Shanahan has to concern himself with when it comes to disciplinary matters, since they usually have the fewest fighting majors and are among the league’s least-penalized teams every year. But Shanahan, the NHL’s first-year vice president of player safety, spoke with the Red Wings Wednesday night at their hotel in Nashville. He is making the rounds to all 30 teams, discussing in detail what separates a legal hit from an illegal one. He is showing video and answering questions.Continue reading "Red Wings engage in different sort of visit with Brendan Shanahan"

Red Wings lose Conner’s services, recall Tatar

Oh, swell. According to MLive’s Ansar Khan, the Red Wings’ most promising performer of late has suffered a broken hand, and he’s not the only banged-up Wing going into tonight’s game against Nashville (8 PM EST, FSD/FST/WXYT): Detroit Red Wings forward Chris Conner is expected to be out for two weeks with a hand injury, general manager Ken Holland said today. Holland said...

Kronwall avoids principal's office

Niklas Kronwall reacts to being stopped on a shoot-out attempt by St. Robert Bellarmine principal Nancy Kuszczak. (Photo by Bill Roose/Detroit Red Wings) REDFORD, M...

This Young Penguins Fan Is Devastated By His Parents' Unabashed Support Of The Red Wings

Your morning roundup for Dec. 15, the day we learned the hypocrisy of Internet piracy. Video from 96.1 Kiss FM, via Puck Daddy. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. More »

Travis Zajac to make debut on Friday

After fully recovering from an offseason Achilles injury, Travis Zajac will make his season debut with the New Jersey Devils on Friday night against the Dallas Stars. The night adds and extra sense of nostalgia, as former Devils defenseman Scott Niedermayer will have his jersey raised to the rafters prior to the puck drop. Continue reading "Travis Zajac to make debut on Friday"

Adam McQuaid Reportedly Not Going To Face Suspension

Adam McQuaid will apparently escape anymore discipline from Brendan Shanahan and the league for his kneeing major and game misconduct against Senators forward Nick Foligno.  Nick Kypreos tweeted that he is in the clear. I was on the fence about possible action (I thought one game at the most) but after reviewing the NESN breakdown, it must have been what [...]

Red Wings vs Predators: Smashed'ville

Detroit makes their first trip to the music city tonight to face the Nashville Predators. The puck drops at 8 pm on FSD The first and only meeting so far this season was back on November 26th, Detroit won by a score of 4-1 with Valtteri Filppula putting up 2 goals and an assist on 3 shots. Click the Jump for the goods The big news that broke this morning via TWITTER! (#getchrisontwitter...

Show Me Your Twitters!

Image courtesy of There are many twitter campaigns floating around the interwebs, so I thought we should focus on a few of the important ones over here at NOHS, as well as shamelessly plug the site and ourselves. Click the jump for more We have a few initiatives here that we would like all of you out there in Twitter land to help us out with. First is the Vote...

Devils Alley: Devils Honor Scott Niedermayer Tonight, Travis Zajac Returns

photo courtesy of Tom Gulitti on TwitterTonight at the Prudential Center, the New Jersey Devils will honor former defensemen Scott Niedermayer, making him the third Devils player to have his number retired as the organization will raise his #27 to the rafters.Niedermayer played 12 seasons in New Jersey after being drafted third overall in the 1991 NHL Draft, winning three Stanley...

GDT - Game #30:  Red Wings at Predators (8:00)

The Red Wings (19-9-1) play tonight at Nashville (15-11-4) after beating Pittsburgh 4-1 on Tuesday for their third straight victory and 10th in 12 games.  DET have allowed two goals or fewer in 20 of their 29 games.  Their 2.17 GA/G ranks fifth in the NHL, comparable to the 2007-08 season, when they allowed the fewest goals in the league (2.18).  Jimmy F. Howard is playing Vezina...

Game 31 Preview: Dallas Stars @ New Jersey Devils

Dallas Stars (18-11-1, 37 pts) @ New Jersey Devils (16-13-1, 33 pts) 7:00 PM CT, December 16, 2011 Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey The Stars' cross-country, five game road-trip comes to an end tonight as Dallas takes on the New Jersey Devils. The two teams are both running hot coming into this game with Dallas having won three in a row and the Devils winning four of...

Parise's four points lift streaking Devils by Stars

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Zach Parise made sure the night the New Jersey Devils honored former captain Scott Niedermayer ended on a winning note by scoring a goal and setting up three others in a 6-3 victory over the Dallas Stars on Friday.

Former Devil Niedermayer has number retired

Former New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Niedermayer became the third player in franchise history to have his number retired Friday, when the team honored him in a pregame ceremony while raising his No. 27 to the rafters of Prudential Center.
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