Hey Now, Green’s an All Star

Earlier today, the NHL released the full list of players attending the 2018 All Star Skills Competition and Game. Tampa earns the nod to host the annual event, starting on January 27th and 28th.  Representing for Detroit is Mike Green, his second All Star appearance and first for the Red Wings. Green, 32, is in…

Boston 3, Detroit 2 (OT)

The Boston Bruins came to Detroit with a 14-9-4 record, good enough for 3rd place in the weaker Atlantic division with 32 points. With 28 points, sitting with a 11-13-6 record, the Red Wings looked to take 2 points in a critical inner division battle. Tukka Rask in goal for Boston holding a 7-8-2 record…

Howard & Mrazek: A Current Underrated Duo

Jimmy Howard has quietly been one of the best goalies in the last calendar year. In 26 games last season, he posted a .927 save percentage with a 2.10 GAA which was second overall in save percentage in the league and third overall in goals against average. Missing 3 months to an injury, these numbers…

Game preview: Minnesota at Detroit 

After completing the preseason with a 3-4-1 record, the start of the regular NHL season for Detroit is only hours away. Doors at Little Caesars Arena will open as the new, impressive arena prepares for their first sporting event. The Minnesota Wild kick of their season as visitors, following an early postseason exit from St.…