Mid Season Player Grades

The Redwings have crossed the halfway marker and its time to grade the players. As a team, the Wings have struggled during the first half, but some players have given it there all. Blashill needed players to take the next step this season. It’s safe to say a good portion of them have brought there…

2018 trade, let’s talk.

As the trade deadline approaches us, the question “Who will we trade?”. It’s not so much of an important question to us as fans but is definitely  a question for the management The trades are never easy for any team or fan-base, t it is very crucial for us to decide who we want and…

Hockey & Tattoos

Hockey and tattoos, they go together. We see numerous NHLers with color pieces of artwork on their sleeves. When asked about their forever coloring books, most players say that their pieces of art have stories and meaning behind them. I personally think that is the most beautiful thing about a tattoo, knowing that a picture…

We Are Wings Fans, One And All!

I’ve taken a break from writing for a while.  Every once in a while life creeps up on you and things you do for fun have to take a back seat. During the past six weeks I have had plenty of time to sit and read.  I’ve read a lot about our Red Wings.  Up…

Cap Problems and Trade Scenarios

Ken Holland is in a tough position on what do with the Red Wings organization. He has plenty of aging players with large contracts like Henrik Zetterberg, Frans Nielsen, Niklas Kronwall, and Jonathan Ericsson. That is just the start of bad contracts. Due to these deals, Holland has to clear cap space so they can…

Are the Red Wings a Playoff Team?

Shockingly the Detroit Red Wings are having an average season so far with their playoff hopes still alive. They passed the Thanksgiving holiday while in the playoffs which was a pleasant surprise, but then lost their playoff spot to the Bruins. The Wings have 25 points through 25 games. A record of 10-10-5 puts them…

The Defining Home Stand

Happy game day Red Wings fans! The Wings play their next 4 games at home setting up a crucial point to the season. In order to make the playoffs in the NHL, teams have to take care of business on their own ice. The Wings have their first chance to do so this week. They…