Update: It turns out that Ryan Callahan will, indeed, play in Game 1. Wow.
It’s impressive enough that Callahan is a game-time decision for Game 1 of the 2015 Eastern Conference Final. 253 more words
Are the Detroit Red Wings a team moving up courtesy of a young core led by Tomas Tatar, Gustav Nyquist, Riley Sheahan, Danny DeKeyser, and Petr Mrazek? 414 more words
As if playing without Nicklas Kronwall wasn’t going to be enough of a challenge, it appears the Detroit Red Wings will also be without Marek Zidlicky for Game 7 of their series with the Lightning tonight in Tampa Bay. 115 more words
Jonathan Ericsson still cherishes his first Stanley Cup experience.
With just 27 games of NHL experience under his belt, Ericsson played all four rounds on defence for the Detroit Red Wings in the 2009 playoffs as they rolled all the way to Game 7 of the Stanley Cup final before falling to the Pittsburgh Penguins. 587 more words
The Detroit Red Wings have opted to go with the Petr principle in this spring’s Stanley Cup playoffs.
That is to say, the Wings – at least for starters – will start rookie goaltender Petr Mrazek in Game 1 of their first-round series against the Lightning Thursday in Tampa Bay. 593 more words
On February 6, the Red Wings were coming off a 3-0 win over the Avalanche the previous night. They were 8-2-0 in their last 10 games and sat second in the Atlantic Division, two points behind the NHL-leading Lightning with two games in hand. 695 more words
The ailment that kept Jonathan Ericsson out of the Detroit Red Wings practice Thursday turned out to be a shoulder problem, but it isn’t so serious that it will prevent the defenceman from suiting up as the Wings play host to the Calgary Flames Friday at Joe Louis Arena. 373 more words