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Detroit Red Wings: Off-season Analysis and Predictions

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) For the second weekend, some Red Wings are likely golfing instead of practicing. After losing to the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 in Game 7 on their second round series, the Detroit Red Wings’ off-season is in full swing. Unlike some teams, Detroit is currently well under the cap for next season with […]

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Detroit Red Wings: Homer, Sweet Homer

DETROIT, MI – JANUARY 22: Tomas Holmstrom #96 of the Detroit Red Wings sits next to Executive Vice President & General Manager Ken Holland as he announces his retirement before the NHL home opening game against the Dallas Stars at Joe Louis Arena on January 22, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Dallas won 2-1 (Photo by […]

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Detroit Red Wings: Ding, Dong the ’13 Winter Classic is Dead

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) Friday, the National Hockey League announced the cancellation of the 2013 Bridgestone Winter Classic to be held at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor. The NHL’s lockout of the players has now reached 47 days. On the surface, the NHL’s decision to cancel its most important, high profile regular season game was […]

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Detroit Red Wings: Jimmy Howard – an Elite NHL Goaltender?

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) The Detroit Red Wings will look dramatically different on defense this season. While the team has been rumored to have made inquiries regarding Jay Bouwmeester and Keith Yandle, neither can replace the void left by the retired Nicklas Lidstrom if a deal is made. The offseason trade of stalwart stay-at-home defenseman […]

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Detroit Red Wings Offseason Update: Filling the Lidstrom Void

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) Last week, the Detroit Red Wings took the first step to address a thin defensive corps by signing restricted free agent Kyle Quincey to a two-year deal worth $7.55 million. After being selected by Detroit 132nd overall in the fourth round of the 2003 NHL Entry Draft, Quincey has scored 18 goals […]

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Motor City: Replacing a Rival

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) Last Tuesday, the Detroit Red Wings and their fans celebrated the 15th anniversary of the team’s brawl with the Colorado Avalanche at Joe Louis Arena with a 7-2 drubbing of the Columbus Blue Jackets at home. That famous bloodbath pitted Igor Larionov against Peter Forsberg, Brendan Shanahan against Adam Foote, and […]

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A Tale of Two Teams

Henrik Zetterberg celebrates his third period goal from behind the Columbus goal line By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) The Detroit Red Wings enter tonight’s 7:30 pm tilt with the Minnesota Wild in a much better position than their opponent. In three games this season, however, the Wild have given the Red Wings as much of a […]

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To Trade or Promote from Within

By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) Entering back-to-back away games against the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks this afternoon and tomorrow night, the Detroit Red Wings is reeling after a two-game losing streak culminated by a resounding beating at the hands of the San Jose Sharks on Thursday night. Detroit is 9-7-1 and are very much in the […]

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The Toronto Maple Leafs Year In Review

Recapping the 2009-10 Toronto Maple Leafs season and a look at next year by those who know the Leafs best, LeafsWire.ca