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Game 40 Isles 5, Red Wings 1 Matt Moulson scored twice and added an assist as the Islanders beat the Detroit Red Wings, 5-1, in front of 12,864 at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.  Evgeni Nabokov made 23 saves for his 299th career vic...

Red Wings off-day news: Chris Conner sent down to Grand Rapids

The Detroit Red Wings received Monday off to say goodbye to their fathers after their 3-2 overtime win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday, but one Red Wing, Chris Conner, is instead saying goodbye to his parents in Westland and heading down to Grand Rapids for more playing time (as Jan Mursak’s about to come off the injured reserve list). Here’s the Griffins’ press release...

Red Wings' Datsyuk sits out vs. Islanders

Detroit Red Wings leading scorer Pavel Datsyuk is sitting out against the New York Islanders because of an undisclosed lower body injury that doesn't appear to be serious. Datsyuk was injured Sunday against the Chicago Blackhawks in a game in which he scored the winning goal in overtime. The decision to keep him out of Tuesday night's game was a bit of a surprise and largely...

Red Wings-Islanders wrap-up and overnight report: let’s hope we don’t meet again

The Detroit Red Wings skated into what was a potentially dangerous game against the New York Islanders saying all the right things about continuing to right their road record, get “started on time” and not surrender multiple-goal leads before showing up to play, but instead of following through on their plan, the Pavel Datsyuk-less Wings headed back to Detroit with a serious...

Red Wings vs Islanders Recap 1.10.2012

The Red Wings were unispired tonight, so the recap will reflect that.jump I feel like this game is one of those Hitler videos on youtube.General: The Red Wings are without

Coyotes-Red Wings Preview

After ending a road trip with one of their worst performances of the season, the Detroit Red Wings should be happy to return home, where they haven't lost in over two months. Getting leading scorer Pavel Datsyuk back in the lineup would also make them feel a whole lot better. The Red Wings look to move a step closer to the franchise record with their 13th straight home win...

Red Wings coach Babcock gives his team day off to freshen up

The Red Wings didn't practice Wednesday, a decision made by coach Mike Babcock that was equal parts restorative...


"If I knew I would fix it and have more points.  You just try to do the right things — shoot the puck, work hard and get there for second chances." --Henrik ZetterbergThat quote comes to us via Khan(!) who focused this morning on Zetterberg and his not-so-impressive numbers thus far in the season.  Zata is on pace for roughly 62 points this season...his lowest total...

GDT - Game #43:  Red Wings host Coyotes (7:30)

DET (26-15-1) should be damn happy to be home after a four game road trip to open 2012, playing the last three of those in four nights (and it was evident in the 5-1 beatdown at NYI).  In the last three games (1-2), the Wings have fallen behind 4-0, 2-0 and 3-0 and have not held a lead in regulation.  After the NYI game, Babcock said:  “If you go back to our last four games...

Islanders 5, Red Wings 1: Notes, quotes from Tuesday's loss

The Wings juggled their forwards to make up for having only 11, and they weren't able to get much sustained pressure in New York's zone early.

Wings lineup, including Datsyuk, against Coyotes unclear

Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock said after the morning skate that he needed a little more time to decide on tonight's lineup against the Coyotes.

Short-handed Red Wings fall to Islanders, 5-1

UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Hours before the Detroit Red Wings took on the New York Islanders Tuesday night at Nassau Coliseum,...

Wings' Datsyuk out vs. Islanders as a precaution

Detroit Red Wings leading scorer Pavel Datsyuk is sitting out against the New York Islanders because of an undisclosed lower body injury that doesn't appear to be serious.

Wings want faster starts, more road wins in second half

As the Red Wings embark on the second half of the season, their chief concern is to shore up their starts and their road record.

Detroit Red Wings (26-14-1) at New York Islanders (14-19-6), 7 p.m. (ET)

The Detroit Red Wings will try to close a four-game road trip on a positive note when they visit the lowly New York Islanders for tonight's battle at Nassau Coliseum.

Moulson scores twice as Islanders surprise Wings

John Tavares had a goal and assist in the second period, shortly after being struck in the head with a puck, and Evgeni Nabokov made 23 saves as the New York Islanders beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-1 on Tuesday night.
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