Detroit Red Wings squeak by Buffalo Sabres 4-2 on Tuesday night

BUFFALO, N.Y. – David Legwand scored the game-winning goal at 15:46 of the third period leading the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-2 road victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night.   With 90 points on the season the Red Wings now only need one point over their final three games to clinch a playoff birth. Detroit began the game with the bulk of the momentum out-shooting Buffalo...

Red Wings pre-morning-skate news: on Glendening, Legwand, Datsyuk, ‘the kids’ and Nyquist

Amongst this morning's pre-morning-skate Red Wings news stories (the Wings will take to the ice in Montreal to prepare for tonight's tilt against the Canadiens shortly [7 PM on FSD, the CBC, NHL Network U.S. and RDS, as well as 1270 AM; Montreal rallied from a 3-0 deficit to defeat Ottawa 7-4 last night, and they're 7-1-and-1 in the back half of back-to-back games]):...
Via Kukla's Korner
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Honeymoon over? Legwand dropped to third line in Detroit

David Legwand‘s first nine games in a Detroit uniform were pretty good — he scored two goals and five assists, and was getting top-line minutes at center. The last three games? Not so good. Legwand is pointless with an ugly minus-6 rating, and Detroit has lost all three while managing to secure just one of a possible six points. For a team in the thick of a playoff chase, that’s...
Via Pro Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Wings' Legwand fined $5,000 for butt-ending

Detroit Red Wings forward David Legwand has been fined $5,000 for butt-ending Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin in NHL Game No. 1046 in Detroit on Thursday, March 20, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today. The incident occurred at 16:14 of the third period. Legwand was assessed a major penalty and game misconduct for butt-ending. The...
Via Pro Sports Daily
26 days ago  |  Discuss

David Legwand ejected for butt-ending Evgeni Malkin in groin

Detroit Red Wings center David Legwand was ejected in the third period of Thursday night's game for butt-ending Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin in the groin.It happened with 3:46 left in regulation as Legwand and Malkin got into a scuffle near the Red Wings net. Just as things appeared to be over with the puck heading to the other end, Legwand tried to sneak in the...
Via Holdout Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: David Legwand Ejected for Butt-End Spear on Evgeni Malkin

David Legwand lost his temper after a scrap with Evgeni Malkin … and he nearly cost the Detroit Red Wings the game vs. Pittsburgh on Thursday night. Malkin knocked Legwand’s helmet off as the two engaged near the net, and Legwand responded by delivering a butt-end spear into Malkin’s midsection. Malkin sold it fully in front of the ref, who handed Legwand a five-minute match...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Legwand comes home to rescue Red Wings

DETROIT -- Like most young hockey fans growing up in Metro Detroit, David Legwand loved the Red Wings. Now that he's a member of the team, the Grosse Pointe Woods native and proud owner of a Steve Yzerman jersey, is excited to get on the ice and play in front of the hometown crowd. "Any kid that gets to this level, that gets a chance to play at this level, wants to play...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

REPORT: David Legwand traded to the Detroit Red Wings

Per multiple reliable sources, David Legwand has been traded to the Detroit Red Wings. Although no confirmation has come from the Predators as of yet, Legwand’s trade makes sense on multiple levels. Nashville has been non-committal on retaining Legwand for next season and, with the possibilities of Legwand testing free agency this summer, moving him was a very clear option. In...
Via The Predatorial
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings Trade Rumors: David Legwand Reportedly ‘in Play’

The Detroit Red Wings missed out on one center with Michigan roots. What’s behind door No. 2? NSH C David Legwand in play. PIT, DET, ANA, PIT all possible destinations. #Tradecentre — Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) March 5, 2014 Legwand, a native of Detroit, has 10 goals and 30 assists for the Predators this year. He definitely would help the Red Wings restock their depleted...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

David Legwand focus of SN’s Trade Tracker?

You mean it’s possible for a national media outlet to debate a Nashville Predators player in their trade feature not named Shea Weber? Apparently so because hockey analyst John Shannon and former NHL player Brian Lawton of Sportsnet spent the following edition of Trade Tracker to focus on none other than center David Legwand. Legwand, 33, is the quintessential Predator player...
Via Section 303
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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