Found October 28, 2011 on Sports Illustrated:

Bye, Bye Brunnstrom?

That’s what Bob McKenzie tweeted today, as reposted by the Detroit Sports Site. The Detroit Red Wings placed forward Fabian Brunnstrom on waivers Sunday, TSN’s Bob MacKenzie reported. Any NHL team can now claim Brunnstrom — if he clears, he’s likely headed to Grand Rapids for a spell. No corresponding roster move was announced. I had to check my watch, twice, to make sure...

Mike Commodore’s accidental retweet angers Los Angeles Kings fans

Popular Detroit Red Wings defender and twitter personality Mike Commodore was very confused after a high volume of negativity from Los Angeles Kings fans on Twitter yesterday. The off-season acquisition of the Red Wings says he accidentally clicked “retweet” on an original tweet that questioned the integrity of L.A. as a hockey market. Here’s the screen grab: A screen...

Wings Need More Production From Their Top Line

from Ansar Khan of Mlive, Productivity from the top line typically is not a problem for the Detroit Red Wings because whoever plays with Pavel Datsyuk usually flourishes. But that hasn’t been the case this season. The Red Wings’ first unit has struggled, particularly Datsyuk’s linemates. Henrik Zetterberg has just one goal and one assist and Danny Cleary has no goals and two...

GDT - Game #8:  Red Wings host Sharks (7:30)

DET (5-2-0) came out of the gate flying to a 5-0 record (18 GF, 7GA), but they have dropped their last two in uninspiring fashion.  After getting abused in DC (7-1), DET got their asses handed to them by a winless BJ team (4-1).  Its not so bothersome that the Wings have been outscored 11-2 in the past two games.  Much more troubling is DET’s lack of response after the Caps...

Cam Gore: Sharks and Wings do not disappoint at Joe Louis arena

San Jose went into Joe Louis arena in Detroit and as expected added to the list of exciting Red Wings and Sharks games. San Jose plays the Red Wings as tough as anybody in the NHL and tonight they grinded out a 4-2 win including an empty net goal. The numbers were almost even in all the departments that matter except face-offs, Detroit dominated that area. Even losing such an important cate...

Wings need players to step up tonight against the Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Quick update from the Red Wings' morning skate: Patrick Eaves and Fabian Brunnstrom are out tonight as the Wings take on the Wild at XCel Energy Center.

Sharks' big 2nd period downs Red Wings

DETROIT -- Remember the good old days when the Red Wings would beat the San Jose Sharks almost every time, Game 7 of the 1994 playoffs notwithstanding? Those days are long gone. The Sharks have ousted the Wings from the playoffs the last two seasons and have generally been very good against them. In fact, since former Wings assistant coach Todd McLellan took over as the Sharks...

Red Wings vs Wild Preview

One of the best ways to stop a losing streak is to play a team you've had great success against. For Detroit, that team would be the Minnesota Wild. Detroit has beaten the Wild 28 times in 41 meetings with only 6 regulation losses. That's domination. But the past is in the past and only today matters. Tonight's lineup:Forwards:Zetterberg - Datsyuk - ClearyFilppula - Franzen...

The Sharks Ruined a Great Thing

Tonight Detroit faces the team who’s knocked them out of the playoffs the past two years, San Jose.   The fact that Detroit’s lost to those not-so-loveable losers the past two seasons certainly irks me, but the fact that the Sharks couldn’t even do something worthwhile with the series victory makes it sting even more. Prior to losing to the Sharks, if you beat Detroit in...

Red Wings notes and quotes from Saturday night's loss

Here are notes and quotes from the Red Wings' 1-0 loss to the Minnesota Wild on Saturday in St. Paul:

Babcock says Sharks are just what doctor ordered for Red Wings

Having lost two games in a row, one to a very talented opponent and the other to a lesser foe, the Red Wings see the Sharks as a great chance for to rebound.

Brunnstrom put on waivers

DETROIT – The Red Wings placed forward Fabian Brunnstrom on waivers today. The move gives general manager Ken Holland the option to recall a player from Grand Rapids, the club’s American Hockey League affiliate, if he chooses. Br...

San Jose Sharks (4-3-0) at Detroit Red Wings (5-2-0), 7:30 p.m. (ET)

A pair of teams that have been heading in opposite directions lately will get together tonight, as the Detroit Red Wings host the San Jose Sharks at Joe Louis Arena.
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