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WGD: GAME 45: RED WINGS vs. HURRICANES

A storm’s rolling into town as the Hurricanes fly into Little Caesars Arena for a Saturday night showdown against the Red Wings. With both teams currently outside of the playoff picture, both desperately need the two points as they battle for the second wild card spot in the Eastern Conference. The Canes, currently on a…

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WINGS POST-GAME: STARS DOWN WINGS 4-2

All focus was on the kids going into Tuesday night’s game against the Dallas Stars. In addition to scoring his first career NHL goal, Tyler Bertuzzi shared a team-leading 3 points in the last 3 games with Anthony Mantha. Andreas Athanasiou had two points in his last three games and Dylan Larkin had one. Injuries…

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WINGS WEEKLY 01/15/18: BYE WEEK

Welcome to another edition of Wings Weekly, a weekly review of the 2017-18 Detroit Red Wings season. Due to the bye week, I’m writing this a day late so as to incorporate an extra game. With games against the Tampa Bay Lightning and Pittsburgh Penguins bookending their bye week, it was not an easy week…

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GOTTA SEE IT: Tyler Bertuzzi Scores First Career NHL Goal

It was the third period of Sunday’s matinee game against the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center and there were less than seven minutes to play. Detroit was already up 3-0 when Nick Jensen pinched at the offensive blueline, keeping the puck in. He passed it to Martin Frk at the hash marks along the…

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WingsNation.com Survives Two Years

Through ten exciting years, The Nation Network had built a league of sites that captured the minds and attention of fans for six of the seven Canadian NHL teams. On the eve of their tenth anniversary, it was time to expand.

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Digging Into Martin Frk’s Shooting Habits

Back in October, I went to see a Red Wings road game in Sunrise, Florida. I got there early enough to explore the arena a bit and managed to get right down by the glass for the warm-up. As the clock was winding down, there were only two players left on the ice: Dylan Larkin…

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WINGS POST-GAME: DEATH BY GOURDE

Looking to head into their bye week with a five game winning streak, the Red Wings played host to the first place Tampa Bay Lightning Sunday night. Having won their last five home games, the momentum was in their favor as the atmosphere inside Little Caesar’s Arena has been taken up a notch in 2018….

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WINGS WEEKLY: UNDEFEATED IN 2018!

Welcome to another edition of Wings Weekly, a weekly review of the 2017-18 Detroit Red Wings season! The Wings closed out 2017 and opened 2018 on positive notes. They’ve been getting scoring from key players and very strong goaltending from Jimmy Howard.

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Breaking Down “The Process”

It really kicked into high gear a little over three weeks ago. In response to reporters’ questions about a 3-2 loss to the Boston Bruins on December 13, a game in which the Wings played exceptionally well, Jeff Blashill’s answer was for his team to “keep trusting process”. It wasn’t the first time we had…

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3 Red Wings Who Have Bounced Back In the 2017-18 Season

The Red Wings had a bad season last year. Several players put up poor independent performances that led to missing the playoffs for the first time in twenty five years. It meant they relied heavily on their captain, Henrik Zetterberg, who finished the season just two points shy of 70 as a 36-year-old.