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Detroit Red Wings: Streaking into Professional Sports History

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) On Wednesday night, the Detroit Red Wings clinched a 23rd consecutive playoff berth after gaining a point in a 4-3 shootout loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins.To put that streak in perspective, forward Riley Sheahan, who scored the game tying goal late in regulation, is 22-years-old and was not born when that […]

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Detroit Red Wings: Olympic Pride or NHL Folly?

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) The Detroit Red Wings have been injured way too often this season. On Saturday, Coach Mike Babcock summed up the situation perfectly. He told the Detroit Free Press, “we’ve got millions and millions of dollars that never seems to play.Babcock added, “As much as the other guys are digging in, you […]

Detroit Red Wings: Avoiding Overtime and the Shootout

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Detroit Red Wings: Avoiding Overtime and the Shootout

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) The Detroit Red Wings enter Tuesday night’s game against the Nashville Predators winless in their last six games, including five straight losses in overtime and three straight by way of shootout. November has not been good to Detroit, which boasts a 2-1-5 record this month. The offense that started the month […]

Detroit Red Wings: the Puck Drops on Another Season

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Detroit Red Wings: the Puck Drops on Another Season

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) On Wednesday night the Detroit Red Wings opened the 2013-2014 season at Joe Louis Arena with a 2-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres. Detroit returns with a number of familiar faces from the team that pushed the Chicago Blackhawks to overtime in the seventh game in the Western Conference Semifinal last year.  While […]

The Hockey Guys Weekly Podcast: Episode 10 – August 18th, 2013

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The Hockey Guys Weekly Podcast: Episode 10 – August 18th, 2013

Subscribe to The Hockey Guys Podcast on iTunes! In the tenth episode of The Hockey Guys weekly Podcast James (@J_Habs) & Hunter (@HunterCrowther) have a lengthy chat with The Hockey Guys own Sean Hartnett (@HartnettHockey). The cohosts dive in to the show discussing Sean’s article on John Tortorella, and the potential calamity that could befall […]

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Detroit Red Wings: A SweDetroit Free Agency

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) In the hours before the start of free agency at noon on Friday, the Detroit Red Wings were planning to execute the biggest coup in recent memory. At noon, long-time Ottawa Senators captain, Daniel Alfredsson, signed a one-year $3.5 million contract with Detroit. The contract is bonus laden and can net Alfredsson as […]

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TheHockeyGuys 2012 NHL Award Results

Since none of us here, at TheHockeyGuys.net, have the privilege to vote for the real NHL Awards, I thought it would be a great idea if all of the writers on this website made picks for each major award and I posted the results here. There’s an interesting twist in this ballot, though. The writers […]

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Will Pavel Datsyuk Dangle His Way Into the Hall of Fame?

  By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) On Thursday night, Detroit superstar Pavel Datsyuk accomplished another in a long list of feats, awards and accolades; Zdeno Chara surprised several commentators when he chose Datsyuk first overall in the 2012 NHL Fantasy Draft. Daniel Alfredsson quickly confirmed what the majority of NHL players already knew: Datsyuk is one […]

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Fixing the All Star Selections – the Process is Broken

By Bob Haynes (@BobHaynesJr) First let me say that the All Star Game is a honor and privilege to play and be selected. This is not a serious competitive arena and is really about promoting the sport of hockey. This is also a special treat for the players to play alongside the best the game […]

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Leafs’ Phaneuf One of Two Non-Senators Voted to NHL All-Star Game

By Lukas Hardonk (@LukasHardonk) The National Hockey League announced the six players who have been voted into the 2012 All-Star Game on Thursday morning. While the results didn’t really come as much of a surprise, a lot of fans expressed their displeasure over what they are calling ballot stuffing. The reason why these fans are upset is […]