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Quick Hits: The Moving On Edition

Photo by Lane Turner/The Boston Globe via In Red Wings Land ‘I’ll be 100 percent ready’: Zadina focused on making impact after injury - Red Wings Red Wings head coach Derek Lalonde said when Zadina does return to the lineup, the coaching staff will “hold him accountable like the rest of our guys.” “We’re not giving our opponents much space and ice,” Lalonde said. “We’d ask the same of him.” This one is a little older news (posted on the 25th), but honestly it’s this or more rampant trade speculation based on questionable insider knowledge and...

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[Injury Report] Joel Edmundson out with a lower-body injury

Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/ The defencemen left the game in the opening period. The Montreal Canadiens have announced that Joel Edmundson is out of the lineup with a lower-body injury. He will miss the final two periods versus the Detroit Red Wings. Le défenseur Joel Edmundson ne reviendra pas au jeu ce soir (bas du corps).Defenseman Joel Edmundson won't return tonight (lower-body).— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) January 27, 2023 According to replay of one of his last shifts, it appeared that Edmundson tweaked something while skating backward defending a...


Canadiens’ Edmundson exits game vs. Red Wings with lower-body injury

Joel Edmundson, who has been mentioned in plenty of trade rumours leading up to the March 3 deadline, has one goal and five assists in 38 games this year.

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Quick Hits: The Culled or Sold Edition

photo by Daniel Harvey Gonzalez/In Pictures via In Red Wings Land Red Wings’ Matt Luff: Sent to AHL - CBS Luff, who has skated in seven games with the Red Wings this season, has been out since Nov. 8 following wrist surgery. He also has three goals and seven points in five AHL appearances this campaign. I’m glad he’s healthy enough to be assigned. I liked what I saw from him in preseason. Around the League NHL commissioner Gary Bettman on tanking: Nobody tanks.He said it with a straight face. Full comment: pic.twitter.com/Ss6rm0G5Rh— Arpon Basu...

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QUICK HITS: The ‘Banged Up’ Edition

Photo by Ethan Miller/ Red Wings Rumblings It’s gameday and we still don’t know what Tyler Bertuzzi’s status is. Lower body injury for Tyler Bertuzzi, should know more after being reassessed. Red Wings traveling back to Detroit from Las Vegas Friday, play Saturday at home.— Helene St. James (@HeleneStJames) January 20, 2023 I didn’t catch the Vegas game, but reading the news of his injury was a major bummer. It almost feels like he’s going through a brutal stretch of bad luck. NHL News Max Pacioretty suffers torn achilles Talk about bad luck. Have to...

Detroit Free Press

Tyler Bertuzzi injury leaves Detroit Red Wings in limbo for third time

Detroit Red Wings forward Tyler Bertuzzi missed the third period of the game in Las Vegas with a lower-body injury on Thursday.       

Detroit Free Press

Steve Yzerman's prediction about Detroit Red Wings' Robby Fabbri coming true

Robby Fabbri has three goals in four games since making his season debut with the Detroit Red Wings following his third knee surgery.       

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Jake Walman Has Played His Way Into a Tough Decision for the Red Wings

Photo by Kevin Sousa/NHLI via He Griddy’d his way into the NHL spotlight this season. But truth be told, even without his now-famous OT goal celebration, Jake Walman has been an overlooked bright spot for the Detroit Red Wings this season, and he’s starting to get some well-deserved kudos for it. Since returning to the lineup in November after offseason surgery, Walman has slowly played his way from a depth/extra defensemen into a top four role, and appears to be slowly earning more responsibility with each passing game. That’s not bad considering a lot of...

Editor In Leaf

Toronto Maple Leafs Lose to Wings For 1st Time Since 2017

The Toronto Maple Leafs lost to the Detroit Red Wings last night for the first time, in regulation, since 2017. Once again the Toronto Maple Leafs were missing  TJ Brodie, who continues to nurse an injury to his ribs, and their best player,  Auston Matthews, who missed his second game with an undisclosed injury of […] Toronto Maple Leafs Lose to Wings For 1st Time Since 2017 - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Quick Hits: The Steady Strides Edition

In Red Wings Land Andrew Copp finding stride with Red Wings after taking time to adapt to new situation - Sportsnet When you combine the pressure of trying to live up to the big-ticket contract with the injury he sustained, Copp needed some time to find his stride. “I think at the beginning, a little bit. Coming back off the injury. I don’t know if it was doing too much, but kind of (trying to) live up to (the contract),” said Copp. “I’ve kind of settled into that’s the past, just worry about being yourself. The player that I am got me to where I am now. Just want...


Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews out for second straight game with undisclosed injury

Toronto Maple Leafs star Auston Matthews will not play in Thursday’s game against the Detroit Red Wings because of an undisclosed injury.


Andrew Copp finding stride with Red Wings after taking time to adapt to new situation

When you combine the pressure of trying to live up to the big-ticket contract with the injury he sustained to start the season, former Winnipeg Jets forward Andrew Copp needed some time to find his stride with the Detroit Red Wings.

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Recap: Red Wings lose 5-1 in heroic Vanacek effort for Devils

Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via The Red Wings had some solid chances, but were ultimately beat by Vitek Vanacek. The Detroit Red Wings get a national television game against the strong but struggling New Jersey Devils. They also get some reinforcements, with Robby Fabbri returning from his third torn ACL injury. 1st Period The Red Wings came out looking strong, putting up five of the first seven total shots on goal in the first seven minutes. The Devils appeared to pick it up after the TV break, getting some good chances and preventing the Red Wings from moving the...