Found March 14, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
Someone in George's neighborhood cut an optic fiber line that feeds his ISP, so you have me again. from Ansar Khan of Mlive, The Detroit Red Wings had what coach Mike Babcock called a quick, efficient 30-minute practice Thursday, as they tried to purge from their system the third-period meltdown from the night before. The Red Wings allowed three unanswered goals in the third period – all off turnovers – and lost 5-2 in Calgary, in a game they dominated for 40 minutes... “Had a good meeting this morning and practiced on things we need to improve, and we got to help ourselves when we have the puck,'' Babcock said. Jimmy Howard returned to practice after the flu forced him to dress as the backup on Wednesday. Howard will start against the Oilers. read on

Report: Datsyuk has one-year left in Detroit

According to Kukla’s Korner (who cites sources in Detroit), Red Wings super star forward Pavel Datsyuk will return to Russia after the 2013-2014 season when his current deal with Detroit expires. Pavel Datsyuk turns 36 on July 20th, 2014.  That birthday will be celebrated a few months after the last minutes of hockey he’ll ever  play for the Detroit Red Wings.  Next year will...

Source in Detroit: Datsyuk’s Got One Year Left

Pavel Datsyuk turns 36 on July 20th, 2014.  That birthday will be celebrated a few months after the last minutes of hockey he'll ever  play for the Detroit Red Wings.  Next year will be his last in the NHL and that's according to a very reliable source in Detroit, someone close to the organization and entrenched in regional hockey programs. Why? Datsyuk wants to go home...

Detroit Red Wings prospect has Tron-like video

Tomas Jurco is a hot prospect for the Detroit Red Wings and is currently playing for their AHL affiliate, the Grand Rapid Griffins. The Griffins are showcasing his talent with this awesome video that includes music from Nine Inch Nails, visuals similar to the Tron movies, and a glow puck that is nothing like that piece of crap that Fox tried to pawn off on us years ago. NORTHERN...

Red Wings snap skid with OT win

Pavel Datsyuk scored at 3:39 of overtime to give Detroit a 3-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Friday night, snapping the Red Wings' three-game skid. Valtteri Filppula and Niklas Kronwall scored in regulation for Detroit, and Jimmy Howard had 30 saves. Taylor Hall and Sam Gagner had the Oilers' goals, and Devan Dubnyk finished with 25 saves. On the game-winner, Datsyuk...

Jeff Petry scores on his own team against Detroit Red Wings

Late in the third period the Edmonton Oilers were up 2-1 when the Detroit Red Wings went on the powerplay.  The Red Wings had been struggling to get scoring chances all night, but after Niklas Kronwall fired a shot on net the rebound kicked right out to Oilers defenseman Jeff Petry.  Petry, like many defenseman before him, wanted desperately to clear the puck out of the zone but...

Red Wings Recap: 3.13.2013

This game featured a strange pre-game show on Red Wings Live. The crew thought they’d try different things to “power up” the Red Wings Powerplay, and came to the conclusion they would achieve this by tossing different appliances on the desk. Things that contain power, was their logic, I believe. Really there should only be batteries, generators, and motors, but appliances?...

Video blog: Wings' road play path to playoffs

With 14 of the Detroit Red Wings remaining 22 games on the road, it is absolutely imperative that they improve their play away from the Joe.

GDT - Game 28: Red Wings (12-10-5) at Oilers (10-11-5) 9:30

The Wings take their horrendous 3-6-2 road record to EDM tonight trying to snap their current 0-2-1 skid; which has seen them fall out of playoff position.  DET find themselves 9th in the WC, only 3 pts from 4th position, and only 5 pts from 15th. It has been quite some time since the Wings were fighting just to try to get into the playoffs.  There is much angst among the 19...

Big Name Talk

from Eric Duhatschek of the Globe and Mail, Even after Brian Burke’s departure as GM, the Leafs still would love to put Perry’s truculence and testosterone in the lineup. But you can’t rule out Detroit either, a team that bid for Suter last summer and came up short. The Red Wings have money to spend and Perry would give them the same qualities that Brendan Shanahan did...

Red Wings-Oilers quick take: I’m not sure what that was, other than Datsyukian

Updated at 12:28 AM: The news on Kyle Quincey's cheek is not good. The Detroit Red Wings looked down, out and plain old lost afer giving up first and second goals against the Edmonton Oilers (see: Taylor Hall splits everyone, and Jonathan Ericsson's stick getting grabbed yields an easy rebound tap-in for Sam Gagner). The team seemed out of sorts, skating on the wrong side...

Jordin Tootoo Fights Mike Brown for Second Time This Season: Video

Edmonton Oilers forward Mike Brown got the best of the Detroit Red Wings’ Jordin Tootoo during a fight on March 7. This time around, Tootoo more than held his own. The two went at it again on Friday night during the Wings game in Edmonton, challenging each other right off a faceoff in the second period. Tootoo managed to get his licks in — at one point stumbling to the ice, only...

Red Wings-Flames wrap-up: ‘disturbing’ is the right word to describe this loss

The Detroit Red Wings flew to Edmonton after their 5-2 loss to the Calgary Flames, and after a third-period brain fart of epic proportions, and given that the Wings have gotten all of 1 point out of three games against the worst of the West in Columbus and Calgary, there was no reason to stick around. The Wings will be out of the playoff pack in terms of the standings by the time...

The F**K You Fantasy POTN (3/13)

    This really is happening again. How could anything go wrong on a night where only three games were played? For that answer we have enlisted the help of the Detroit Red Wings. Without further adieu, here is our presentation of shame. ======================================================== Jonas Gustavsson -- G -- Detroit Red Wings Congratulations! You really...

Red Wings-Oilers wrap-up: an old-school, ‘pull victory from the jaws of defeat’ Wings win

The Red Wings flew to Vancouver for tonight's game against the Canucks (10 PM EDT, FSD Plus/CBC/NHL Network U.S./1270 AM) somewhat remarkably sitting in fifth place in the Western Conference standings and 5 points instead of 1 point up on the Edmonton thanks to a third-period comeback and some Datsyukian thievery en route to a 3-2 OT win over the Edmonton Oilers. The Oilers...
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