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Red Wings Injury Update: Darren Helm breaks nose in first preseason game

Detroit Red Wings are not having a good start to season with the injury bug. They have Daniel Alfredsson (who is still unsigned) suffering from an ailing injury, as well Pavel Datsyuk is suffering from a separated shoulder injury...and now Darren Helm is suffering from a facial injury. #488634289 / gettyimages.comHelm broke his nose during a game against the Pittsburgh Penguins...
Via Sports Injury Alert
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Helm ready for promotion with Wings

With the Detroit Red Wings deep at the center position middle man Darren Helm has spent the offseason preparing to move to the wing along side Pavel Datsyuk. Mike Babcock alerted Helm of his plans at the end of the 2013-14 season allowing the 27-year-old plenty of time to adjust. “Babs told me to be prepared for that at the end of last year,” Helm told the Red Wings website...
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September 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings weekly: Helm sparking the playoff push

After a slow start to the week the Detroit Red Wings (35-26-14) bounced back to take the 4 remaining points with solid victories over the Toronto Maple Leafs (4-2) and Tampa Bay Lightning (3-2). The outcome moves the Red Wings up to 7th in the Eastern Conference standings and clear of the cut off line by 4 points. It’s looking more and more likely the Wings will be on the road...
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Helm scores shorthanded goal after flipping over Islanders goalie (Video)

Detroit Red Wings center Darren Helm scored an entertaining shorthanded goal as he flipped over New York Islanders goaltender Kevin Poulin on a breakaway during Friday's game in Long Island. Helm was able to outrace Islanders defenseman Andrew MacDonald for the puck as he tried to stop the breakaway. Unbelievably, MacDonald collided with Poulin and also flipped on his back...
Via Holdout Sports
November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings weekly: Road warriors

The Detroit Red Wings (9-4-2) are back to their winning ways by beating the Vancouver Canucks (2-1), Calgary Flames (4-3), and Edmonton Oilers (5-0) this week on the road. It’s a perfect bounce back week after getting swept during their three-game home stand. The Red Wings will finish out their Canadian road trip on Monday when they face the Winnipeg Jets (5-8-2). But before I...
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Could injures help finalize the Detroit Red Wings’ roster?

The start of the NHL season is a week away. The Detroit Red Wings have slowly been trimming their roster over the past few days and are currently down to a 30-man roster. Seven more players still have to go, along with $2.7 million in salaries to be in compliance with 2013-14 season salary cap. This problem has been known for a while now, but it looks like the Red Wings may have...
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Helm encouraged by first skate in two months

While Detroits prospects were doing their best to catch the eye of team officials on the ice Thursday afternoon in Traverse City, there was one Red Wing that was receiving all the attention. Wings center Darren Helm skated for the first time in two months and was encouraged by the results. Day one felt good, Helm said. I had a good skate, a good workout and hopefully things keep...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
July 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Darren Helm on the mend

Detroit -- While Red Wings fans mourn the retirement of sublime captain Nick Lidstrom, there was a bit of happy news. Darren Helm is healing nicely and had the contraption attached to his right hand and arm was removed Wednesday. "Whenever you're missing something, it feels weird," Helm said after watching Lidstrom's press conference. "It feels good to have...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
June 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Helm undergoes surgery, will miss rest of playoffs

The Detroit Red Wings will have to find a way to win in the playoffs without Darren Helm. The team announced in a press release that Helm underwent successful surgery last night to repair lacerated tendons in his right forearm and will miss the rest of the playoffs. Helm, who just returned to the ice after missing the last 10 games of the regular season with a knee injury, played...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Video of Darren Helm’s sliced wrist

Detroit Red Wings forward Darren Helm appeared to have suffered a scary injury during Game One against the Nashville Predators in tonight’s game.  As the video below shows, Helm ran into Preds winger Alexander Radulov along the boards.  Radulov’s skates came up in the air and appeared to make contact with Helm’s wrist. Almost immediately, Helm felt something that more than...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
April 11, 2012  |  Discuss
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