Found February 20, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
Red Wings GM Ken Holland spoke to the Fan 590's Hockeycentral at Noon crew on Wednesday, addressing everything from Mikael Samuelsson and Jimmy Howard's statuses (out for 2 weeks and "iffy," respectively) to his team's performance in their first post-Nicklas Lidstrom season, the injury parade that's beset the Wings, Pavel Datsyuk's dekes and dangles and his take on improving the Wings down the line: Download file The interview's over 12 minutes long, and Holland speaks quickly, so expect to need to re-listen to it.

Now the Red Wings have lost Kyle Quincey amidst a farcically-officiated game

The Red Wings-Blue Jackets game is being officiated as something of a farce tonight, and that has nothing to do with the following Tweet from the Detroit News's John Niyo. During the Artem Anismov collision, the Wings (who found out that Carlo Colaiacovo may not be as close to returning as once thought today) lost another defenseman: Meanwhile, it looked like Kyle...

Pavel Datsyuk beats four Predators for goal

Part of what makes the Detroit Red Wings’ Pavel Datsyuk so amazing to watch is how effortless he is in dominating hockey games. The three-time Selke Trophy winner is known for his excellent two-way play, but then he can turn around and make dazzling offensive moves that leave viewers stunned. Check out this goal, where Datsyuk simply splits the defense of the Nashville Predators...

Pavel Datsyuk Embarrasses Entire Predators Team

Pavel Datsyuk is as good of a stick-handler as you will ever see, and on Tuesday night he again proved exactly why. Check out Datsyuk’s incredible goal which included him skating past the entire Predators team and not apologizing one time. Easy candidate for goal of the year in the NHL. The goal also tied up the game 3-3 late in the third period but Nashville prevailed 4-3 in...

Roose: New Red Wings fowrard Jordin Tootoo hopes to raise awareness of, funds for suicide prevention

This stirkes me as a particularly timely reminder.'s Bill Roose reminds us that new Red Wings forward Jordin Tootoo is signing autographs tomorrow at Hockeytown Authentics to give "Team Tootoo" some Michigan legs: Though more then 10 years has passed since his brother’s suicide, the topic is just too sensitive for Jordin Tootoo to discuss...

Two Red Wings alumni-ish notes: Cheli’s Chili’s in Dearborn is closing, and McCarty’s writing a book

Of Red Wings-related note in the, "These stories didn't fit into the recap, they involve Wings alumni and their business interests, and hell, they're important" category: This isn't good news if you've enjoyed going to Cheli's Chili's Dearborn location to watch Wings games. The Detroit Free Press's Silva Rector reports that the Dearborn branch...

St. James calls out underachieving Red Wings forward Valtteri Filppula

I spent a significant chunk of last night's recap wondering whether Valtteri Filppula's playing his way out of town given his status as an unrestricted free agent-to-be, the salary cap going down this summer while several of the Wings' top prospects are coming off their entry-level deals, given the NHL-readiness of players like Gustav Nyquist, Joakim Andersson and Tomas...

Pavel Datsyuk goes one-on-four to score goal (VIDEO)

Pavel Datsyuk’s dangles are borderline unfair.  Tuesday night at Nashville with the Red Wings trailing 3-2 late in the third, Datsyuk decided that he didn’t need no stinkin’ teammates. Pav took the puck out of the Wings’ zone, headed up the center of the ice where he met three Predators waiting at their blue line.  Instead of the drop-and-chase, Datsyuk went magician-like...

Pavel Datsyuk beats five Nashville Predators to score goal

Detroit Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk is simply amazing.  The things he can do with a puck are absolutely astounding.  He scored this incredible goal on Tuesday night against the Nashville Predators to tie the game late in the third period.  Not many players have the ability to skate through five players and then beat one of the best goalies in the NHL.  You could see Datsyuk...

Jimmy Howard Cleared To Play

Wings' Ken Holland said Jimmy Howard has been cleared and is available to play tomorrow. — Ansar Khan (@AnsarKhanMLive) February 20, 2013

Red Wings-Predators wrap-up: was this a belief-builder or just another case of not gettin’ ‘er done?

The Detroit Red Wings may very well look back on Tuesday night's 4-3 overtime loss to Nashville, a game which they trailed 2-0, started without Mikael Samuelsson (broken hand?), finished without Jimmy Howard (Blurry vision? Concussion?) and nearly finished without Niklas Kronwal (hit from behind) and Cory Emmerton (blocked a shot with his face), and almost lost 3-2 until Pavel...

Video: Gordie Howe on ‘What’s My Line?’

Some of the better video’s that get unearthed on the internet because of YouTube are ones from way back when, like this one of Detroit Red Wings legendary right-winger Gordie Howe. Back in the early 70′s, Mr Hockey appeared on the popular game show ‘What’s My Line?’ It was a show where contestants were blind-folded and given a set a questions to figure out who a celebrity...

Tootoo facing Preds for first time

For the first time since signing with rival Detroit last summer, Jordin Tootoo will be facing the Predators here in Nashville...

Red Wings-Blue Jackets quick take: now is the time of Wings fans’ discontent

The Detroit Red Wings now sit at 0-3-and-2 since their rope-a-dope win over the Los Angeles Kings way back on February 18th, thanks to a 3-2 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday night. The game-winning goal was a microcosm of the season thus far: with time ticking down, the Wings pressed deep, and instead of shooting, Damien Brunner tried to pass the puck to the slot,...

Mark Spizzirri: GAMEDAY: Blue Jackets vs. Red Wings

Make sure to follow Mark on Twitter! The Detroit Red Wings will be looking to end their four game winless streak tonight when they host the Columbus Blue Jackets at the Joe Louis Arena to commence a vital three-game homestand. Based on the information and "Tweets" leaking out from the Red Wings morning skate, Jimmy Howard will return to the net tonight after experiencing...

TDSS Roundtable: Trying to Fix What Ails the Detroit Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings will be one-third of the way through their regular season following Tuesday night’s game in Nashville. And, headed into that one, the Wings sit on the outside looking in at the playoff race, in ninth place in the Western Conference. Injuries have taken their toll throughout the Wings’ lineup, forcing them to rely on many a young player up front and to make...
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