Zetterberg On The Ice For Wings’ Practice

Henrik Zetterberg, left, stretching with Todd Bertuzzi. #redwings — Chuck Pleiness (@wingsfrontman) April 17, 2014 More to come as it is made available...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Model Franchise

from Chad Finn of, Maybe the rules of superstition suggest we should wait for the Bruins' first-round playoff series with the long-admired Detroit Red Wings to be complete before making such a declaration.. But it's the truth now, and it should be acknowledged now. The Bruins, not the Red Wings, have become the model franchise in the NHL. And the exclamation...
Via Kukla's Korner
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets end skid, double up Red Wings 4-2

Some of Columbus' most fascinating and meaningful games this season included a goalie change. Some were emotional roller coasters, some were humangous, and a few were just plain fun. Tonight was very much a roller coaster, and not just for the lucky season ticket holders who won yearlong passes to Cedar Point. It started like most coasters do, with a rapid rise to the top ...
Via Pro Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Steve Moore set to finally get his day in court

TORONTO, Ont. – March 8, 2014 marked the 10-year anniversary of Todd Bertuzzi’s assault of Steve Moore, arguably the NHL’s darkest moment. It was the night before the trade deadline. The Vancouver Canucks and Colorado Avalanche were preparing to face-off for the third time of the 2004 season and rookie forward Steve Moore was receiving most of the media’s attention. On Feb...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Wings make a roster swap, recall Callahan from Grand Rapids

The Red Wings sent Landon Ferraro back to Grand Rapids after a 4-game audition for next year's roster, and now they've called up another player who's not waiver-exempt next season: Wings recalled LW Mitch Callahan (@Mcally15) from the @griffinshockey & assigned center Landon Ferraro to Griffins. — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) March 24, 2014 ...
Via Kukla's Korner
25 days ago  |  Discuss

With Bertuzzi likely to play Tuesday, Red Wings return Ferraro to Grand Rapids

Landon Ferraro looked like a player who's more than willing to earn a spot on the Red Wings' fourth line next September and work his way up from there, but with Darren Helm returning to the lineup and Todd Bertuzzi deemed healthy for Tuesday's game against Columbus (by the Wings' coach, after Detroit's 3-2 OT loss to Minnesota on Sunday), the Wings are no longer...
Via Kukla's Korner
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Tomas Tatar, Todd Bertuzzi Score Huge Goals in Red Wings’ Win Over Pittsburgh

The Detroit Red Wings were reeling after two periods Thursday, having coughed up a 2-0 lead in less than three minutes. Facing a 3-2 deficit in the third, though, the Wings answered on goals by Tomas Tatar and Todd Bertuzzi. Tatar’s tally came during a 4-on-4 off a beautiful pass from center Riley Sheahan: Bertuzzi then pushed the Wings ahead a few minutes later. Pittsburgh...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Brendan Smith to Play Forward vs. Leafs as Detroit Red Wings’ Season Enters YOLO Mode

Justin Abdelkader is out two weeks with a leg laceration and Todd Bertuzzi’s a game-time decision Tuesday night vs. Toronto, so the Detroit Red Wings have moved officially from the “dealing with way too many injuries” portion of their season into “What the hell? Let’s try it” era. Which brings us to this … Brendan Smith playing left wing tonight when #RedWings wings...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Abdelkader possibly out, Ferraro in for Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings certainly don't have the luck of the Irish in terms of injuries this season. Todd Bertuzzi missed Sunday night's game in Chicago with a lower-body injury, and the Wings had to recall Jordin Tootoo from Grand Rapids to take his place in the lineup. Now the Wings have recalled 22-year-old Landon Ferraro from Grand Rapids, also on an emergency basis, because...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Bertuzzi out, Tootoo recalled

The injury problems for the Detroit Red Wings just keep getting worse. Detroit has a myriad of injuries at center and now their troubles have moved to the wing as Todd Bertuzzi will miss Sunday’s game against Chicago with a lower-body injury. Jordin Tootoo was recalled from AHL Grand Rapids to replace him. The Wings are already without Pavel Datsyuk, Henrik Zetterberg, Tomas...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Steve Moore remains shocked, disgusted about Todd Bertuzzi attack

Saturday will mark the 10-year anniversary of Todd Bertuzzi‘s infamous attack on Steve Moore in a game between the Vancouver Canucks and Colorado Avalanche. Moore, who will be 36 years of age in September, has never played a game since, and to this day he still suffers headaches, according to a report by The Canadian Press. A trial date for Moore’s civil lawsuit against Bertuzzi...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Steve Moore Can't Believe It Has Been 10 Years...

((HT: Sportsnet))Scotty Morrison caught up with former Colorado Avalanche winger Steve Moore on the tenth anniversary of Todd Bertuzzi pile driving him into the ice((HT: HockeyWebCaster/Sportsnet))Bertuzzi would initially apologize in front of the Vancouver media...And Moore still can't believe things haven't been solved...Moore suffered three fractured neck vertebrae, facial...
Via Online Sports Guys
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

The NHL Asked Steve Moore To Drop His Civil Suit

from Michael Drapack of CBC, The National Hockey League refused to give Steve Moore $220,000 in a disability payment unless he dropped his civil suit against Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks, new court documents allege. As well, a new motion was filed to compel former Canucks owner John McCaw Jr. to testify at the trial scheduled to start in September in Ontario Superior...
Via Kukla's Korner
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings: Moving on without Zetterberg

Yesterday Red Wings’ fans got the news we all feared. Henrik Zetterberg will be out for at least two months as he had to undergo surgery on Friday to remove part of a disc in his back that had been rubbing against, and irritating, a nearby nerve. In 44 games played, Zetterberg leads the team with 48 points, 16 goals and 32 assists. The current time table will have Zetterberg reevaluated...
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Rumor: Red Wings ‘shopping’ Bertuzzi?

This strikes me as very, very odd, but "On Frozen Blog" reports that there may be more to the Red Wings' decision to scratch Todd Bertuzzi than we know: Seeing the #Wings may be shopping Bertuzzi and the #Caps may be one of the interested teams? — OnFrozenBlog (@OnFrozenBlog) January 24, 2014 I don't believe that the Wings want to "shop"...
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January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Chicago Blackhawks vs. Detroit Red Wings Shootout Highlights

The Detroit Red Wings scored a much-needed victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday — needing six rounds of a shootout to break a 4-4 tie and claim the win. It was Darren Helm, just back from injury last game, who delivered the game-winner in the extended shootout. Patrick Eaves and Todd Bertuzzi also scored for the Wings. Here’s the shootout in its entirety:
Via The Detroit Sports Site
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Pee Wee Hockey Player Attacks Taunting Opponent

Here’s an ugly video from a recent Pee Wee hockey game in Michigan that shows one young player blindsiding and attacking an opponent from behind. The kid in yellow shows shades of Todd Bertuzzi by tackling the player in white and throwing several punches while he lays on the ice. From the YouTube description: The kid in white just cross-checked the kid in yellow’s throat twice...
Via Next Impulse Sports
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

How Is The 2013 Draft Class Of The Detroit Red Wings Doing?

Brendan Savage takes a look at the 2013 draft class of the Detroit Red Wings. I am skipping over Mantha so let's look at... • Zach Nastasiuk, RW The Red Wings' second-round pick (48th overall), Nastasiuk (6-1, 190) has 13 goals, 19 assists and a minus-9 rating to rank third among scorers for the OHL's Owen Sound Attack. He's 15th on the Red Wings...
Via Kukla's Korner
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

The Toronto Maple Leafs are very protective of their water bottles

In case you don’t have HBO or have yet to watch 24/7, the channel’s documentary series on the Red Wings and Maple Leafs’ road to the Winter Classic, here’s a great clip from the latest episode. It features a special moment during a recent matchup between the two teams, during which Todd Bertuzzi takes a shot on net after the whistle and knocks the water bottle of Toronto...
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December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

The Toronto Maple Leafs are very protective of their water bottles

In case you don’t have HBO or have yet to watch 24/7, the channel’s documentary series on the Red Wings and Maple Leafs’ road to the Winter Classic, here’s a great clip from the latest episode. It features a special moment during a recent matchup between the two teams, during which Todd Bertuzzi takes a shot on net after the whistle and knocks the water bottle of Toronto...
Via The Nosebleeds
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Is This The Worst Hockey Shootout Attempt Of All-Time?

Todd Bertuzzi attempted to power his Detroit Red Wings over the Tampa Bay Lightning in a shootout, but his epically lackluster attempt was absolutely horrendous. The Lightning went on to beat the Red Wings 2-1 after scoring one goal in the shootout. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Todd Bertuzzi makes arguably the worst shootout attempt ever

YouTube The Red Wings are on a historically bad shootout streak and on Thursday, Todd Bertuzzi provided a historically terrible attempt.  The Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Wings 2-1 after scoring one goal in six tries in the shootout.  The sadsack Wings scored zero.  It doesn’t help when Todd Bertuzzi gives an effort like this.
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Wings prospect Tyler Bertuzzi’s proving to be a pleasant surprise

When the Red Wings used the second-round pick they acquired in their "drop down" draft deal with the San Jose Sharks (who picked Mirco Mueller 18th; the Wings picked Anthony Mantha with the 20th pick) to draft Tyler Bertuzzi 45th overall, the reaction from both hockey fans and draft experts was, to put it indelicately, "What the hell?" When the 6,' 178-pound...
Via Kukla's Korner
December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Todd Bertuzzi Gets Detroit Red Wings on the Board vs. Florida Panthers

Todd Bertuzzi churned out five straight seasons with double-digit goals prior to his injured plagued 2013. He’s on pace to get up and over the 10-goal mark again this year, though. Bertuzzi lit the lamp for the sixth time on the year Tuesday night, slapping home a rebound on the power play to give the Detroit Red Wings a 1-0 lead over Tim Thomas and the Florida Panthers.
Via The Detroit Sports Site
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings: Playoff streak possibly in jeopardy

Todd Bertuzzi celebrates with Pavel Datsyuk (photo credit: Marko Ditkun/Getty Images) Hockey fans in Detroit have become accustomed to the Detroit Red Wings reaching the postseason. The Red Wings have not missed the playoffs since the 1989-90 season, a streak lasting 22 seasons. Not only is this the longest active stretch in the NHL, but it is currently the longest streak in all...
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

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