Griffins Summer Spotlight

The first segment of the weekly Griffins Summer Spotlight will highlight Griffins forward Dominik Shine. Late last season, Shine signed with the Griffins following a collegiate career with Northern Michigan. Growing up a Red Wings fan, it was no doubt a dream come true to sign with Detroit’s top farm affiliate. Shine is wearing a…

Life Lessons Hockey Taught Me

I’ve said it many times before and I’ll probably say it a million times after today; hockey is the best sport, period. I cannot pinpoint what my favorite part of the sport is. Is it the jerseys? The speed of the game? That feeling of a city coming together when you’re at an arena with…

Red Wings ink Xavier Ouellet to a 2 year deal

The Red Wings are now turning their attention towards signing their restricted free-agents. Detroit inked defenseman Xavier Ouellet Monday afternoon to a 2 year deal worth $1.25 million. UPDATE: The Detroit #RedWings today agreed to terms with defenseman Xavier Ouellet on a two-year contract. pic.twitter.com/wKVetO0lE9 — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) July 3, 2017   The…

Red Wings & Tom McCollum Reunite

The indication that Ken Holland still plans to move Petr Mrazek may have been assured as the Red Wings re-acquired Thomas McCollum from Calgary for a conditional draft pick.   McCollum, who last wore the Winged Wheel in the 2014-15 season, was originally drafted by the Wings in 2008. He spent a few seasons with…