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Detroit Red Wings Should Ride Goaltender Petr Mrazek, Not Jimmy Howard, Into Playoffs

Petr Mrazek has earned the benefit of the doubt, and should be the Red Wings’ starter over Jimmy Howard. (douglasgallery30, Flickr) The Detroit Red Wings haven’t been setting the world on fire down the stretch lately, and that has plenty to do with many elements including the goaltending of Jimmy Howard. Howard has started the last three games, and two have been ugly Detroit...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Petr Mrazek Unveils Awesome New Pads With Red Wings Logo

It’s safe to say that Detroit Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek has some awesome style. Whether it’s his snowman pads or his Peter Griffin Christmas mask, or his Superman Peter Griffin mask; he does a phenomenal job. He’s not the first goalie to have the team logo on his pads, but that doesn’t mean these […] The post Petr Mrazek Unveils Awesome New Pads With Red Wings Logo appeared...
Via Diehardsport
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings weekly: Mrazek to the rescue

The Detroit Red Wings (31-12-9) have stormed to the top of the Eastern Conference by accumulating 26 points in their last 15 games and it’s the third goalie on the team’s depth chart that’s leading the way. The Red Wings are on a three game winning streak after two victories this week against the Colorado Avalanche and Arizona Coyotes on their annual Father’s Trip. As you...
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Mrazek, Red Wings stymie Coyotes

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Petr Mrazek stopped 22 shots, including a third-period penalty shot, and the Detroit Red Wings moved into a first-place tie in the Eastern Conference with a 3-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday night. With Detroit ahead 1-0, Mrazek made a blocker save of Martin Erat's penalty shot with 8:22 left after Erat was hauled down on a short-handed breakaway...
Via AP on Fox
February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings: The emergence of Petr Mrazek

The Detroit Red Wings have been playing terrific hockey as of late.  They have won 10 out of their last 13 games including key wins over Nashville, St. Louis, and Vancouver.  Currently, the Red Wings have an overall record of 28-12-9, and are 2nd in the Atlantic Division, trailing the Tampa Bay Lightning and tied for 2nd with the Montreal Canadians. The Wings are 3rd overall in...
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings weekly: Break time is over

The Detroit Red Wings (27-11-9) entered the All-Star break as one of the hottest teams in the NHL going 8-2-0 in their past 10 games and currently bolstering a five game winning streak. Since the Red Wings are not being represented during the All-Star weekend their only game this past week was against the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday. So, a relatively condensed weekly recap to follow...
January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings: A night to remember for Petr Mrazek

Allowing four goals 21 minutes into the game gets into the grey area of when NHL coaches start thinking about replacing their goalie. Mike Babcock decided to trust his gut Friday night in New Jersey with his Detroit Red Wings trailing 4-1. He left Petr Mrazek in the game. Mrazek’s career NHL stats: 13 games played (5-5-0), .916 save percentage and 2.08 goals against per game....
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek has festive Christmas pads (PIC)

With Jimmy Howard on the shelf with a bum knee for a few weeks, third-string goalie Petr Mrazek will have an opportunity to show off his spiffy new Christmas pads when he gets some run over the holidays. I know what you’re thinking.  ”Is he serious?”  Yes, he’s totally serious. You know these beauties will get plenty of air time during the Winter Classic on January 1, if...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Wings Goaltender Petr Mrazek Unveils Festive Snowman Pads for Upcoming Outdoor Game (Photo)

Petr Mrazek may not have the most intimidating goalie pads for the upcoming Winter Classic, but he certainly has the most festive ones. The Red Wings goaltender will be sporting some holiday-themed equipment when he takes the ice at either The Big House on Jan. 1 with Detroit or at Comerica Park with the Wings’ AHL affiliate, the Grand Rapids Griffins, on Dec. 30. As Puck Daddy...
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek has snowman pads for Outdoor Game

Detroit Red Wings prospect Petr Mrazek has spent most of his time in the AHL this year and he has some specially designed pads for the Grand Rapids Griffins outdoor game at Comerica Park against the Toronto Marlies.  Both teams are obviously the minor league affiliates for the Red Wings and Maple Leafs, the two Winter Classic combatants.  Mrazek has since been called up to the...
Via Diehardsport
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

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