Definitely not fake transcript shows Detroit Red Wings ridiculing coach

It’s not just the Ottawa Senators getting caught badmouthing their coach. Wings Nation has an exclusive not-at-all-fake transcript of a recent videotaped conversation involving Detroit Red Wings players Justin Abdelkader, Anthony Mantha, Andreas Athanasiou, Dylan Larkin and Luke Glendening during dinner at Wahlburgers in Detroit.


Filip Zadina exudes quiet confidence as he navigates finding success in AHL

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Everyone remembers one of the first words that came out of Filip Zadina’s mouth after he was drafted sixth overall by the Detroit Red Wings during last summer’s NHL draft. I’m going to fill their nets with pucks. The “their,” of course, was in reference to the Montreal Canadiens, Ottawa Senators and…


Wings postgame: The winning streak hits 3

The Detroit Red Wings hosted the New Jersey Devils, looking to extend their seasonlong two-game winning streak. The Red Wings did just that, winning 4-3 on Thursday night at Little Caesars Arena, extending the winning streak to three games and blessing us all with curly fries yet again. THE HIGHLIGHTS The Red Wings’ power play…


WINGS POSTGAME: Massacre in Montreal

The Detroit Red Wings came into Montreal on Monday looking for their first win of the season. However, this one was all Canadiens, as familiar faces Tomas Tatar and Xavier Ouellet helped Montreal keep the Red Wings winless in a 7-3 win. WORTH MENTIONING… Martin Frk made his season debut Monday, as Michael Rasmussen was a…


Fighting should never be the answer for Dylan Larkin

The Detroit Red Wings are struggling to begin the 2018-19 season. It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure that out. They are 25th in goals per game (2.2), last in goals against per game (4.4) and are one of only two teams who have yet to record a win.


Watch Griffins’ home opener on Facebook Watch

Grand Rapids Griffins fans were fortunate to be able to watch the team’s first two road games last weekend, and they’ll be in luck again for the home opener. The AHL announced Thursday the league will feature a Game of the Week on Facebook Watch during the 2018-19 season. The Griffins’ game Friday against the Hershey…


Uneventful first AHL game for Filip Zadina

Ever since Filip Zadina fell to the Detroit Red Wings at No. 6 overall during this past draft, the hype surrounding the 18-year-old has continued to grow. A projected top-three pick, Zadina quickly vowed to make the Montreal Canadiens and Ottawa Senators rue the day they passed on him by saying, “I’m going to fill their…


Red Wings should utilize behind-the-net power play

Goals haven’t been easy to come by for the Detroit Red Wings during the past few seasons, and that is especially true on the power play. They haven’t had a power-play percentage above 20 since the 2014-15 season (23.81), their last season with Mike Babcock as coach. Part of the problem has been zone entries,…


WINGS POSTGAME: Red Wings 4, Bruins 3 (OT)

The young players have given Detroit Red Wings fans a lot to look forward to, even if this season might be a little rough. The youngsters continued to impress, as the Red Wings continued their perfect preseason, beating the Boston Bruins 4-3 in overtime on Saturday night at Little Caesars Arena. Things Worth Mentioning… Filip Zadina…