Robbie Russo traded to Coyotes for draft pick

Late last night, the Detroit Red Wings addressed the log jam they have defensively by trading Defenseman Robbie Russo to the Arizona Coyotes for a 2019 seventh-round draft pick. Russo played in 19 games for Detroit during the 2016-2017 season. Last season, he had nine goals and 23 assists while appearing in 75 games for…

Red Wings select Filip Zadina at #6

With the #6 overall pick the Red Wings select Filip Zadina. Zadina is a 6’0 Right Wing who is 18 years old. The prospect from Czech Rep. tallied 44 goals and a total of 82 points in 57 games. Zadina is explosive from each end of the ice and has a very accurate shot. In…

Red Wings hire Dan Bylsma as assistant coach

Bylsma spent two seasons as the Buffalo Sabres Head coach from 2015-2017. In addition he managed the Penguins starting in 2008-09 season where he led the Penguins to a championship over the Red Wings. As an NHL head coach his record is 320-190-55. Jeff Blashill and Dan Bylsma made a connection while coaching team USA…