An Early Zetterberg Retirement Could Be Detrimental To The Red Wings

Sitting at just 40 points away from 1,000 in his career, number 40 might not reach the coveted milestone. With reports surfacing that Henrik Zetterberg may have played his last game with the Red Wings due to a lingering back injury, the organization has prepared for an early retirement from their captain (although the belief is he’ll…


Free Agency: Five UFA Goaltenders On the Market

Goaltending has quickly become the biggest question mark within the Detroit Red Wings organization. Outside of Jimmy Howard (who has one year left on his contract) and Patrick Rybar, the wings have no goalies under contract. Petr Mrazek ended up flopping and Jared Coreau showed he was nothing more than an AHL goaltender. What could…


Red Wings Select Victor Brattstrom 160th Overall, Trade 159th

With the 160th overall pick the Detroit Red Wings select Victor Brattstrom, Swedish goaltender from Timra. Brattstrom is 21 years old, making this the last year he could have been drafted. He could come over and play for the Grand Rapids Griffins next season. He is the second goaltender selected by Detroit today. The club…


Red Wings Select Alec Regula 67th Overall

With the 67th overall pick in the 2018 NHL draft, the Detroit Red Wings have selected Alec Regula, American defensemen from the London Knights of the OHL. Regula is a right-handed defensemen with size. He gets shots to the net and was a late riser. Seems like a classic Red Wings pick.


Red Wings 2018 Draft Day One Grades

The future of the Detroit Red Wings has significantly changed, following the end of day one of the 2018 NHL entry draft. They walked in with picks six and thirty, and couldn’t imagine they would walk away with both Filip Zadina and Joe Veleno.


Red Wings Select Joseph Veleno Thirtieth Overall

Still can’t believe Filip Zadina is a Detroit Red Wings? Well hey, get pumped for the 30th overall selection, Joseph Veleno. Veleno is a Canadian-born center from the Drummondville Voltigeurs of the QMJHL. Veleno was granted exceptional status into the QMJHL when he was 15 years old. That list also includes Connor McDavid, John Tavares…


Red Wings Select Filip Zadina Sixth Overall

We are underway in Dallas! With the sixth overall pick – their highest since 1990 – the Detroit Red Wings have selected Filip Zadina, Czech-born winger from Halifax of the QMJHL. Zadina has easily become the best prospect in the Wings system. After falling to the Wings, He gives them a much needed game-breaker in…


First Round Targets: ANDREI SVECHNIKOV

Brother to the Red Wings 2015 1st round pick Evgeny Svechnikov, Andrei Svechnikov’s chances of landing in HockeyTown are a mere dream. With so much promise, Svechnikov within the last year has been the only player to have consideration for first overall not named Rasmus Dahlin. He has all the tools to become a perennial…