Red Wings’ Jakub Vrana returns to practice, will be re-evaluated in mid-February

A familiar face returned to practice Thursday as the Detroit Red Wings welcomed back forward Jakub Vrana, who’s missed the entire season thus far after undergoing shoulder surgery last October. Rejoining his teammates for practice, Vrana, 25, donned a non-contact jersey but was seen testing his shoulder by participating in shooting drills. Afterwards, coach Jeff…


Red Wings promote Calvin Pickard from AHL’s Griffins

Ahead of their tilt against the Chicago Blackhawks, the Detroit Red Wings have recalled goaltender Calvin Pickard from the American Hockey League, the club announced via social media Wednesday. UPDATE: The #RedWings today recalled Calvin Pickard from the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins and reassigned goaltender Kaden Fulcher to the Griffins from the team’s taxi squad….


Handing out mid-season awards for the 2021–22 Red Wings

We’ve now passed the halfway point of the 2021–22 Detroit Red Wings season. This edition of the Red Wings is much improved compared to recent seasons and the franchise looks to be heading in the right direction. Through 42 games this season, the Red Wings rank fifth in the Atlantic Division with an 18–18–6 record;…