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Winging It In Motown Apr 27, 2016

Red Wings Cap Recapture Strategy: LTIR Loophole has its Limits

There's only so much dead cap space you can put on LTIR and there are certain drawbacks to choosing that method. When last we wrote about the Red Wings' long-term contracts, we discussed the buyout punishment and also the potential Cap Recapture ramifications of the early retirements of Henrik Zetterberg, Niklas Kronwall, or Johan Franzen. One of the obvious questions which came out of that discussion was why should we bother even worrying about Johan Franzen's Cap Recapture penalty, knowing that Franzen is going to spend the rest of his career on Long Term Injured Reserve to open up...
Winging It In Motown Apr 7, 2016

Red Wings at Bruins: Line Combinations, Gameday Updates, Key Matchups

Desperate to make the playoffs? I have a great idea! Win the damn game. Detroit had an optional skate today, but Petr Mrazek took part in it and as far as we can tell, Howard didn't. I think Jimmy is the hot-hand going tonight. Detroit Line Combinations Forwards Justin Abdelkader Henrik Zetterberg Dylan Larkin Darren Helm Pavel Datsyuk Brad Richards Tomas Tatar Riley Sheahan Gustav Nyquist Andreas Athanasiou Luke Glendening Tomas Jurco Defensemen Danny DeKeyser Kyle Quincey Niklas Kronwall Alexey Marchenko Jonathan Ericsson Mike Green Goaltenders Jimmy Howard...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Mar 29, 2016

Canadiens vs. Red Wings second period thread

The Habs lead the Wings 2-0 going into the second period. Shots are tied 8-8, but the Habs hold a two-goal lead heading into the intermission. Pacioretty opened the scoring with a tip, and Paul Byron gave the Habs a cushion midway through the period. Scoring Summary 8:23 Max Pacioretty (26) Assists: Joel Hanley, Sven Andrighetto 11:25 Paul Byron (11) Assists: Alexei Emelin, Alex Galchenyuk Penalty Summary 12:06 Niklas Kronwall: 2 Minutes for Interference of Lars Eller 14:22 Danny DeKeyser: 2 Minutes for Interference of David Desharnais ...

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Red Wings Player News

  • Pavel Datsyuk

    Ken Holland expects news that Pavel Datsyuk won't return to Red Wings

  • Jimmy Howard

    Jimmy Howard knows days with Red Wings could be numbered, would be OK with trade

  • Henrik Zetterberg

    Red Wings' Henrik Zetterberg says team must be aggressive with off-season moves

  • Dylan Larkin

    Who was the Red Wings' MVP in 2015-16?

  • Petr Mrazek

    Red Wings postgame: Petr Mrazek bags third shutout in eighth career postseason game

  • Luke Glendening

    Red Wings notes: Luke Glendening added to Team USA for World Championship

  • Riley Sheahan

    Red Wings' Henrik Zetterberg: 'We got to produce more, including me'

  • Alexey Marchenko

    Alexey Marchenko, Xavier Ouellet not expected to play for Red Wings in Game 5

  • Justin Abdelkader

    Red Wings' Henrik Zetterberg: 'We got to produce more, including me'

  • Joakim Andersson

    Report: Joakim Andersson to leave NHL to play in SHL with Orebro HK