Found February 10, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
1000’s a nice round number.  A hefty ditty to point to for anyone, really.  But when you consider the abuse that’s accompanied all 1000 games Tomas Holmstrom’s played in a Red Wing uniform, it’s astounding. Continue reading "That Is One Grand Ass"

Red Wings teammates give Tomas Holmstrom snowmobile for milestone game

Tomas Holmstrom wasn't sure what was going on at the end of practice today when the doors to the Zamboni entrance opened while the players were still on the ice.

Red Wings' Holmstrom, Lidstrom eye milestone night

Detroit Red Wings veteran Tomas Holmstrom will be playing in his 1,000th career game on Friday against the visiting Anaheim Ducks. The 39-year-old Swede will become the sixth player in franchise history to appear in 1,000 contests with the club and second current member of the Red Wings. The other is captain Nicklas Lidstrom, who will tie Alex Delvecchio on Friday for second place...

Homer’s Night

Tonight Tomas Holmstrom will play in his 1000th NHL game, all with the Detroit Red Wings. But did you know his first NHL was typical Holmstrom style? from Nicholas J. Cotsonika of Yahoo, His English has improved, but it’s all relative. His accent used to be so thick that people couldn’t even guess where he was from. Now at least they try. “They go, ‘Are you French Canadian...

Babcock not surprised Holmstrom, Lidstrom to hit milestones tonight

Tomas Holmstrom was all smiles this morning, very clearly anticipating one of the biggest nights of his career.

Life lessons pave Holmstrom's career

Tomas Holmstrom has played in 1,000 games and scored 122 of his 240 career goals on the Wings' power play over 14-plus seasons. (Photo by Dave Sandford) DETROIT &nd...

Red Wings get within one win of tying NHL home victory record

After the Red Wings wrapped up their 19th straight home victory, Tomas Holmstrom and Nicklas Lidstrom posed for a picture with Red Wings legend Alex Delvecchio, their smiles matching their accomplishments on the ice.

HBO cameras might follow Red Wings again for Winter Classic

The Red Wings have several sparkling personalities -- Jimmy Howard, Danny Cleary, Tomas Holmstrom and the inimitable Pavel Datsyuk -- but will they be too elusive for HBO to catch next autumn?

Homer to play 1,000th game milestone with Wings tonight

Owner Mike Ilitch knew Tomas Holmstrom was a guy to keep around even before he'd established himself with the Red Wings.
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