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Detroit Free Press Jun 19, 2019
Detroit Red Wings NHL draft preview: Top prospect isn't 'getting handed a position'

Detroit Red Wings NHL draft preview: Top prospect isn't 'getting handed a position'

As he approaches his first draft as general manager of the Detroit Red Wings, Steve Yzerman is excited to add a top prospect.        
Winging It In Motown Jun 19, 2019
Quick Hits: The Development Camp Dates Edition

Quick Hits: The Development Camp Dates Edition

In Red Wings Land Wings to hold 2019 Development Camp at Little Caesars Arena June 25-29 | DetroitRedWings.com The camp begins on Tuesday, June 25 and features on-ice skill development and off-ice workouts each day, ending with a three-on-three tournament on Friday, June 28 and a Red & White Game on Saturday, June 29. Who will Steve Yzerman and the Red Wings select with the 6th overall pick this Friday at the NHL Draft? I don’t know, but you’ll likely get to see him skating in Detroit next week. Tickets for fans to attend camp are free too. Around the League Trouba trade adds Canadian...
Detroit Free Press Jun 18, 2019
Detroit Red Wings' preseason schedule features rivals, lots of internal competition

Detroit Red Wings' preseason schedule features rivals, lots of internal competition

There are questions about spots up front and on defense for the Detroit Red Wings to sort out in September.        
Detroit Sports Nation Jun 18, 2019

BREAKING: Detroit Red Wings’ 2019-2020 Pre-season schedule revealed

It’s not officially summer yet but that does not mean we do not have Detroit Red Wings‘ hockey on our minds! Embed from The 2019 NHL Draft gets underway on Friday but before that, let’s take a look at the Red Wings’ 2019-2020 pre-season schedule, which as been released. As you can see […] More
Winging It In Motown Jun 18, 2019
Red Wings 2019-20 Pre-season Schedule Announced

Red Wings 2019-20 Pre-season Schedule Announced

Detroit will play nine pre-season games, including one as part of Kraft Hockeyville Detroit will play nine pre-season games this coming season, including a game against the defending champion St. Louis Blues as part of Kraft Hockeyville. That game will take place in Calumet, Michigan, the town that won the NHL’s annual contest. The Wings will also play home-and-home games against Chicago and Toronto to begin and end their pre-season schedule, respectively. Following the games against the Blackhawks, Detroit will take on Pittsburgh and the Islanders at home, before playing each of those...
The Hockey Writers Jun 18, 2019

Red Wings 2019 Draft Guide: Targets, Strategy & More

It’s officially the offseason, which means the Detroit Red Wings are a few short days away from selecting another cornerstone player for their rebuild. The 2019 NHL Draft will certainly be unique. Steve Yzerman is now in charge and comes to Detroit with an excellent track record when it comes to the draft, as WingsNation’s […] The post Red Wings 2019 Draft Guide: Targets, Strategy & More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Winging It In Motown Jun 18, 2019
WIIM Radio Mailbag: The Yzerdraft Edition

WIIM Radio Mailbag: The Yzerdraft Edition

Yo! The draft! Can you feel the excitement in Motown for the first NHL draft of the Steve Yzerman-as-GM era? Well if you can’t, you can always plan to listen to our upcoming episode of WIIM radio and that should help, because we’re all geeked here. We’ll be recording a new episode with the plan to release early on Thursday morning just before the NHL draft this weekend. While our last episode of Fer Sure went heavy on the overall NHL draft (and would be a great primer for this episode if you’re so inclined), we’ll be focusing much-heavier on the Red Wings’ side. As a bonus,...
Winging It In Motown Jun 18, 2019
Quick Hits: The Not Trading for Trouba Edition

Quick Hits: The Not Trading for Trouba Edition

Around the League New York Rangers Acquire Jacob Trouba From Winnipeg Jets for Neal Pionk and 2019 20th Overall Pick | Blueshirt Banter Welp, I guess Steve Yzerman and the Red Wings are not going to be trading for Jacob Trouba any time soon. The Rangers got a hell of deal giving the Jets back their first round pick. New York is having a really good offseason too. Trouba + probably Kaapo Kakko is a one way to speed up a rebuild. The Winnipeg Jets really just traded a legit 25 year old top pairing defenseman for Neal Pionk and 26 games of Kevin Hayes — Dimitri Filipovic (@DimFilipovic)...
The Hockey Writers Jun 17, 2019

The Grind Line: Red Wings’ Pick at No. 6 – Final Thoughts

What’s The Grind Line? Apart from the once-famous line of Kris Draper, Kirk Maltby, and either Joe Kocur or Darren McCarty, The Grind Line is also The Hockey Writers’ weekly column about the Detroit Red Wings. Rachel Anderson and Tony Wolak are the muckers who makeup THW’s forechecking unit and sound off on Red Wings […] The post The Grind Line: Red Wings’ Pick at No. 6 – Final Thoughts appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Detroit Free Press Jun 17, 2019
How Detroit Red Wings hit the mother lode at NHL draft 30 years ago

How Detroit Red Wings hit the mother lode at NHL draft 30 years ago

In 1989, the Detroit Red Wings drafted Nicklas Lidstrom and Sergei Fedorov. Today theyre in the Hockey Hall of Fame        
Winging It In Motown Jun 17, 2019
Quick Hits: The Star Power Edition

Quick Hits: The Star Power Edition

In Red Wings Land Detroit Red Wings 2018 draft review: Potential future stars among picks | Freep Filip Zadina Joe Veleno Jonatan Berggren Jared McIsaac Alec Regula Seth Barton Jesper Eliasson Ryan O’Reilly Victor Brattstrom Otto Kivenmaki It’s still so, so, so early in the development process, but doesn’t it feel like the Red Wings’ 2018 draft class could be a special one? At least three of the first four picks all have potential to be legit NHL players. I’m incredibly high on Zadina, Veleno and McIsaac. The jury is definitely still out on Berggren after basically a lost...
Detroit Free Press Jun 16, 2019
Detroit Red Wings 2018 draft review: Potential future stars among picks

Detroit Red Wings 2018 draft review: Potential future stars among picks

Filip Zadina headlines the Detroit Red Wings 2018 draft class, and theres tremendous potential among top 4 picks        
Winging It In Motown Jun 16, 2019
Quick Hits: The Next Defensemen Edition

Quick Hits: The Next Defensemen Edition

In Red Wings Land By the Numbers Prospects: Gustav Lindstrom | DetroitRedWings.com Lindstrom wanted to increase the level of difficulty in order to maximize his development after playing the previous two seasons for Allsvenskan’s Almtuna IS in the second highest league in Sweden. The young Swede earned a spot in the team’s top defense pair and was averaging 18:46 in ice time. Lindstrom also wanted to have a chance to win and he succeeded on both fronts as he played regularly when he was healthy and Frolunda won both the Champions Hockey League and the LeMat Trophy, which goes to the...
Winging It In Motown Jun 15, 2019
Quick Hits: The Training in Town Edition

Quick Hits: The Training in Town Edition

In Red Wings Land Taking Flight - From the ‘Q’ to the ‘D’ | DetroitRedWings.com Joe Veleno wrote his latest blog post for the Red Wings’ website. It’s his first entry since signing his contract with Detroit. I’ve decided to spend my summer in Detroit in July and August after Development Camp, to work out there. I’m dedicating my summer to be ready for the year and I’m going to do whatever it takes to earn a spot next year in Detroit. I love that he’s going to be staying in town to train. Veleno seems to have a great attitude about becoming a better “200-foot...
Detroit Sports Nation Jun 14, 2019

Yzerman: People “don’t really recognize me anymore”

You can bet that Red Wings fans are still buzzing over the return of long-time captain Steve Yzerman to take over the general manager position! Yzerman recently spoke about his albeit brief but busy time on the job so far as he prepares for the NHL Draft, and shared a pretty eye-opening revelation! Embed from […] More

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