GOTTA SEE IT: Mantha Puts Smooth Hands On Display

Anthony Mantha submitted his entry for goal of the tournament today in action against Germany at the IIHF World Championship. ANTHONY MANTHA (@DetroitRedWings) ARE YOU SERIOUS?! 😳🇨🇦 #IIHFWorlds pic.twitter.com/Bg3PRZJKQ7 — TSN (@TSN_Sports) May 18, 2019 Mantha is leading the tournament in goals at 7 and is second in points to Nikita Kucherov at 11 through…


REPORT: Ryan Martin Staying Put In Detroit, Horcoff Likely Staying Too

All management changes in professional sports come with uncertainty. Will the new guy clean house? Will the old guy take his favorites with him to his new location? The Red Wings have been no exception to this with all of the shuffling happening between them and the Edmonton Oilers. When Steve Yzerman took over, it…


Red Wings expected to sign free-agent defensemen Oliwer Kaski

Phase one of the “Yzerplan” is underway. Per a report from a Finnish news outlet, The Red Wings are expected to sign free-agent defensemen Oliwer Kaski. The signing most likely won’t be made official until after the upcoming 2019 IIHF world championships in Slovakia, where Kaski will be representing team Finland. The contract is reportedly…


Ken Holland top target in Oilers GM search

The Red Wings front office is starting to see dramatic changes. Steve Yzerman was introduced as the new general manager two weeks ago, and it appears Pat Verbeek will be joining the organization as Yzerman’s “right-hand man.” Coinciding with these additions was moving former GM Ken Holland to an advisory role, in which it was…


Lightning Assistant GM Pat Verbeek to Return to Detroit

As tweeted by Winged Wheel Podcast’s Ryan Hana, TSN’s Bob McKenzie casually mentioned on the Bobcast that current Tampa Bay Lightning Assistant General Manager Pat Verbeek will be returning to Detroit to become GM Steve Yzerman’s right-hand man. You can listen to the clip starting at the 32:59 mark. Dropped very casually in today's Bobcast,…


Red Wings Agree To A 3-Year Entry Level Contract With Joe Veleno

Today the Red Wings signed 2018 1st round pick Joe Veleno to a 3-year entry level contract. Veleno is the third member of the 2018 draft class to sign an ELC. The Detroit #RedWings today signed center Joe Veleno to a three-year entry-level contract. pic.twitter.com/Lenin2b5rL — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) May 1, 2019 Veleno, 19,…


Red Wings Sign Goaltender Filip Larsson From Denver

The Detroit Red Wings on Monday announced the signing of their 2016 6th round pick, prospect goaltender Filip Larsson to a 3-year entry level contract. Larsson, 20, just completed his freshman season at Denver where he led the team to a Frozen Four appearance.