Gustav Nyquist, Tomas Tatar Providing Offensive Punch For Red Wings (Video)

Despite injuries to several stars on the Red Wings squad this year, Detroit heads into the postseason for the 23rd consecutive season. The Red Wings rank second in the NHL in man-games lost to injury, with Daniel Alfredsson, Johan Franzen, Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg all missing significant time this season, but it has been the young guns who have stepped up in the veterans’...
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Bruins Prepare For First Playoff Series Against Red Wings Since 1957 (Video)

The Boston Bruins and Detroit Red Wings will meet in the Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time since 1957 when the two Original Six teams play Game 1 of their first-round series on Friday. Even though the Red Wings barely made the postseason as the second wild card team, their roster is full of talented players and championship experience. One player in particular, 24-year-old...
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From Datsyuk and Zetterberg to Nyquist and Tatar?

SI's Sarah Kwak gave Gustav Nyquist and Tomas Tatar quite the set of compliments today: With old, reliable names out of the lineup, new ones began to emerge. Before this season, Nyquist and 23-year-old left-winger Tomas Tatar had nine goals in 67 games between them. Now they lead the Red Wings with 28 and 19 goals, respectively, and are being called the team's next generation...
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Red Wings’ Gustav Nyquist Blows Zdeno Chara’s Doors Off And Scores

Oh my Gustav Nyquist. There hasn’t been a hot streak like this out of a rookie in a long, long time. To say Nyquist is red hot would be an understatement. In a 2-2 game, Nyquist picked up the puck and made one of the best defenseman in the game, Boston Bruins’ Zdeno Chara, look like a traffic cone. Just wow. This was a massive goal and an even bigger win for the Red Wings. Nyquist...
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The rise of Gustav Nyquist

Just when it looked like the Red Wings were down and out, their impeccable ability to find draft picks paid off again. Earlier this season, the name Gustav Nyquist meant nothing. These days, when the Red Wings play, it seems Nyquist is doing incredible things. If you haven’t been paying attention to Nyquist, you might want too. He is willing the Wings into the playoffs. On Wednesday...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Wings' Nyquist NHL's second star for March

Forward Gustav Nyquist has been carrying the offensive load for the Red Wings and the league has noticed. On Tuesday, the NHL named Nyquist its second star of the month for March. Nyquist was second in the league with 12 goals and tied for fifth with 18 points as the Wings went 7-6-2 and moved into seventh in the Eastern Conference. Nyquist, 24, had a six-game goal streak from March...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
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WATCH: Gustav Nyquist scores amazing goal from no angle

YouTube Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist is having some kind of last couple months.  Sunday against the Lightning, Nyquist was barreling in against goalie Ben Bishop.  Lightning defenseman Matt Carle’s hook prevented Nyquist from getting a shot off.  After the puck trickled away, that’s when Nyquist got nifty.  Nyquist has 11 goals and two assists during his nine-game point...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Gustav Nyquist Scores Another Unbelievable Goal, Has 22 in Last 27 Games

Gustav Nyquist is on an absolute tear lately, as he’s the hottest player in the NHL since January 1st and has scored 22 goals in his last 27 games. The Goose, who perplexingly started the year in the AHL with the Grand Rapids Griffins, is one of the sole reasons why the Red Wings, who are currently leading the Eastern Conference Wild Card race with 84 points, even still have a...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Wings’ Gustav Nyquist scores a gorgeous ‘second effort’ goal vs Tampa

Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist may have cemented his status as the NHL's First Star of the Month for March with this wonderful second-effort goal after getting thoroughly TSA-patted-down by Matt Carle but still managing to score on Ben Bishop: Or if you are a .gif person, from MyRegularFace: Continue reading "Red Wings’ Gustav Nyquist scores a gorgeous ...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings weekly: Nyquist can’t be stopped

The Detroit Red Wings (33-24-14) are one of the hottest teams in the league right now. With the odds stacked against them with key players injured, they nearly pulled out a perfect four win week. Victories over the Toronto Maple Leafs (3-2), Pittsburgh Penguins (5-4 in OT), Minnesota Wild (3-2) and an overtime lost to the Wild tonight (3-4) have moved the Wings comfortably back into...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

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