| Jun 10, 2015
| 7:40 AM
The moment Mike Babcock left the Detroit Red Wings, Jeff Blashill was the obvious candidate to replace him.
In fact, this coaching hire seemed more like a succession plan that was in place for about a year before Babcock's departure.
| Jun 3, 2015
| 2:35 PM
Expect the Detroit Red Wings to have in a new head coach a familiar face in place by the middle of next week.
General manager Ken Holland is busy this week at the NHL scouting combine in Buffalo, with Thursday set aside to attend an NHL competition...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 6:39 PM
DETROIT (AP) — With the Stanley Cup playoffs about a week away, Braden Holtby is rounding into form for the Washington Capitals.
Holtby stopped 35 shots, and Mike Green added a goal and an assist, as the Capitals beat Detroit 2-1 on Sunday,...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 5:18 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Brayden Schenn scored a pair of goals to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 7-2 rout of the slumping Detroit Red Wings on Saturday.
Wayne Simmonds, Nicklas Grossman, Pierre-Edouard Bellemare, Matt Read and Zac Rinaldo also scored...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 8:48 PM
Still clinging to the dream of finishing atop the Central Division, the Blackhawks realize the only way they're going to catch the first-place Predators is to pile up victories.
But the inability to string them together has hindered the Hawks' quest and...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 7:39 PM
— Who owns HockeyTown USA?
The Panthers, of course.
It took a hunch by Panthers coach Gerard Gallant - once a high-scoring, brawling forward for the perennial playoff-bound Red Wings – in the shootout to notch a 3-2 victory in venerable...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 8:02 PM
The lights went out Tuesday morning at Joe Louis Arena.
They came back on for the Florida Panthers in the evening as they salvaged the second night of a back-to-back tour through the Midwest with a 4-3 victory against the Red Wings.
It took Detroit'...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Luke Glendening had a goal and an assist while Tomas Tatar, Johan Franzen and Brendan Smith also scored as the Red Wings cruised past the Blackhawks 4-1 Friday night at Joe Louis Arena.
Patrick Kane had a power-play goal for the Hawks but it...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 9:09 PM
DETROIT — Three careless turnovers led to three scoring chances and ultimately three Red Wings goals.
The Blackhawks hadn't been as loose with the puck all season as they were during the first two periods of their showdown with the Red Wings on...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 7:52 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- Center Brayden Schenn scored a power-play goal with 8:55 left in the game to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night.
Left winger Michael Raffl had two goals and defenseman Nicklas Grossmann...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 8:24 PM
NEW YORK — Derick Brassard scored a power-play goal 1:50 into overtime as the Rangers skated to their fifth straight victory over Detroit 4-3 Wednesday night.
The Red Wings forged a tie with 7.7 seconds remaining in the third period as rookie...