11:51 AM EDT, Tue September 30, 2014

Wings coach Mike Babcock: “I can’t believe all the penalties. … Don’t know if they’re trying to get their quota during exhibition.”

DETROIT >> The Detroit Red Wings’ special teams got a workout Monday night. The power unit was 2-for-8, while the penalty kill was 8-for-8 as the Wings blanked the Toronto Maple Leafs, 3-0, at Joe Louis Arena. “I couldn’t believe …

Wings coach Mike Babcock: “I don’t think it’s going to be my final year here. If it is, it is.”

DETROIT >> With the start of the NHL regular season fast approaching, the chances of Wings coach Mike Babcock getting a new deal done seem less and less. “No update whatsoever,” Babcock said after the team’s morning skate at Joe …
Boston Globe Sep 27, 2014

Milan Lucic Expected to Make Preseason Debut Against Red Wings

As the Bruins’ preseason schedule rounds its halfway point, the B’s will get back a part of their lineup key to their quest of making a deep postseason run.

Babcock likes what he sees out of Nestrasil and Nosek thus far

DETROIT >> If Wings coach Mike Babcock is looking for something out of the guys fighting to make the team, he saw it Thursday night. Tomas Nosek and Andrej Nestrasil each scored as Detroit skated past the Chicago Blackhawks, 3-2, …
Red Wings 3, Blackhawks 2: Young forwards Tomas Nosek, Andrej Nestrasil spark preseason victory

Red Wings 3, Blackhawks 2: Young forwards Tomas Nosek, Andrej Nestrasil spark preseason victory

Tomas Tatar scored his second goal in as many preseason games. Jimmy Howard made 26 saves in going the distance.
Grand Rapids Press Sep 25, 2014
Open thread: Detroit Red Wings vs. Chicago Blackhawks; game pushed back to 8 p.m. (chat)

Open thread: Detroit Red Wings vs. Chicago Blackhawks; game pushed back to 8 p.m. (chat)

Tonight's preseason home opener is the first of four straight games at Joe Louis Arena for the Red Wings, who are 1-0-1 after losing in overtime to the Blackhawks on Tuesday in Chicago.
Grand Rapids Press Sep 25, 2014
$650 million Detroit Red Wings arena project 'culmination' of Ilitch family's work in the city

$650 million Detroit Red Wings arena project 'culmination' of Ilitch family's work in the city

A $650 million Detroit Red Wings arena and entertainment district project is the culmination of the life's work of Little Caesars founders Mike and Marian Ilitch, according to their son, Chris Ilitch.
Detroit Red Wings excited about having a new home in 2017 but will miss Joe Louis Arena

Detroit Red Wings excited about having a new home in 2017 but will miss Joe Louis Arena

Players look forward to the amenities in the new arena but will miss many things about the Joe, the fourth-oldest building in the NHL.
Grand Rapids Press Sep 25, 2014
$650 million Detroit Red Wings arena development breaks ground today

$650 million Detroit Red Wings arena development breaks ground today

At about 1:30 p.m. Thursday the owners of the Detroit Red Wings will mark the official beginning of a project they say has been 15 years in the making: A new, $450 million arena and accompanying $200 million entertainment district.
Grand Rapids Press Sep 24, 2014
Red Wings to hold annual smoke detector drive before home games Thursday and Saturday

Red Wings to hold annual smoke detector drive before home games Thursday and Saturday

Captain Henrik Zetterberg, who is serving as the drive's spokesman for the ninth year, will match all smoke detector and monetary donations up to $15,000. More than 26,000 smoke detectors have been distributed throughout Michigan since the program began 13 years ago.

Datsyuk likely out start of regular season

DETROIT >> The start to the 2014-15 season is beginning to look eerily like all of last season for the Detroit Red Wings. And the season hasn’t started. The Wings learned Wednesday that they’ll be without talented center Pavel Datsyuk
Grand Rapids Press Sep 24, 2014
Only two Red Wings among players with odds to win NHL awards and both are longshots

Only two Red Wings among players with odds to win NHL awards and both are longshots

Bovada.lv listed odds for the winners of six major awards and the only two Red Wings to get a mention were Pavel Datsyuk as the NHL's leading scorer and Niklas Kronwall as its best defenseman.
Grand Rapids Press Sep 24, 2014
Detroit Red Wings fall 2-1 in overtime to Chicago Blackhawks in preseason game

Detroit Red Wings fall 2-1 in overtime to Chicago Blackhawks in preseason game

Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek pitched his second straight shutout in the third period but couldn't keep the streak going in overtime.

Wings coach Babcock does not hide affection for Penguins’ Crosby

Red Wings coach Mike Babcock is well aware of summer speculation that suggested a mutual flirtation was taking place between himself and the Penguins. Following ...
Grand Rapids Press Sep 23, 2014
Festivities abound for groundbreaking of $650 million Detroit Red Wings arena project Thursday

Festivities abound for groundbreaking of $650 million Detroit Red Wings arena project Thursday

Construction of the 20,000-seat arena and accompanying, 45-block entertainment district is scheduled to be complete in time for the 2017 NHL season.

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