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Detroit Red Wings sign defenseman Danny DeKeyser to two-year contract |

Detroit Redwings sign Danny Dekeyser DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings have locked up a player they hope will be a cornerstone of their defense for many years, signing Danny DeKeyser today to a two-year contract worth $2.187 million per season. Sitting at a cap of 63.7 million, the wings were only 5.2 million under the cap. The wings signed the native Michigander to a 2 year 4...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
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Red Wings don’t expect Alfredsson at camp after setback

After re-aggravating a back injury during an informal skate with the Red Wings, veteran forward Daniel Alfredsson’s 2014-15 season could be in jeopardy after this latest setback. In fact according to the Detroit Free Press, the Red Wings do not expect Alfredsson — who’s an unrestricted free agent — to attend camp at all in Traverse City. More from the Freep: The Wings want...
Via The Majors Detroit
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Red Wings Go Above and Beyond at Hockey Fest

The last time the Red Wings had Hockey Fest was in 2011, so needless to say I was very excited to be able to attend when they brought it back again this year and it did not disappoint. There was no shortage of fun to be had on Sunday with tons of stations set up all around the Joe Louis arena such as a giant goalie bounce castle, shooting target stations, NHL 15 stations, a street...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
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VIDEO: Detroit Red Wings’ Brandon Robinson Suffers Scary Injury at Annual Prospects Tournament

Frightening moment from the Detroit Red Wings’ annual prospects tournament in Traverse City on Monday, as the Wings’ Brandon Robinson had to be stretchered off the ice after awkwardly slamming head-first into the end boards. Robinson was down for several minutes before being strapped to a backboard and taken to a local hospital. Here’s the video of the incident: The Red Wings...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
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Red Wings try-out Brandon Robinson taken to hospital for evaluation

Red Wings free agent try-out and Kitchener Rangers forward Brandon Robinson was hit into the boards and stretchered off the ice here at Centre Ice Arena during the Red Wings-Wild game. He's been taken to hospital for observation. Thoughts go out to forward Brandon Robinson who was taken off the ice on a stretcher after colliding into the boards. — Detroit Red Wings...
Via Kukla's Korner
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Red Wings Update: Alfredsson, DeKeyser, and Prospect Tournament

Alfredsson an Uncertainty for Training Camp After suffering a setback (no pun intended), and being told to stay off the ice a while, it looks as if Daniel Alfredsson might not be able to report to training camp in Traverse City on Wednesday. He’s still uncertain of his future with the organization, and remains unsigned at this time. Sides Getting Closer to a Deal With DeKeyser...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
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Detroit Red Wings offseason health updates

After a long stressful season coming up short against the Boston Bruins in the playoffs the Detroit Red Wings are ready to bounce back. Last season was one that almost lived in infamy. The Wings scrapped by to get into the playoffs to keep the 23 year playoff streak alive. The Wings most likely would not have had to scrape into the playoffs if it wasn’t for all the injuries. With...
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Detroit Red Wings Rumors: Daniel Alfredsson Still Sitting Out After Recent Setback

If Daniel Alfredsson was planning to use these couple weeks before training camp as a measuring stick for his health, suffice it to say that things are not going well. Alfredsson has yet to inform the Detroit Red Wings if he plans to play in 2014-15, and the Wings continue to await that verdict. But the veteran forward suffered “a little bit of a tweak” in his ailing back last...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
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Red Wings morning news: Kronwall, Ferraro and Gustavsson weigh in on the season to come

According to Red Wings play-by-play announcer Ken Kal, the team's taking part in its second-to-last charitable golf outing of the "summer" today... Excited to be golfing in Ted Lindsay's outing today to benefit autism, then with our sponsors Fri. in TC. Then clubs are put away till 2015 — Ken Kal (@KenKalDRW) September 15, 2014 Then it's "...
Via Kukla's Korner
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Detroit Red Wings weekly: Prospect tournament

It’s the return of my Detroit Red Wings weeklies! For the first couple of weeks the weekly is only going to highlight, recall, and provoke my opinion on the current events revolving around the Red Wings organization as they prepare for the 2014-15 season. Once October rolls around then the weekly will return to its original state. For those that are unfamiliar, the weekly generally...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

23 reasons why the Detroit Red Wings may not make the playoffs

For the 2013-14 season I offered up 22 tongue-in-cheek reasons why the Detroit Red Wings would fall short of making the playoffs and end the impressive consecutive playoff streak at 22 seasons. They admirably proved me wrong and kept the playoff tradition alive in Hockeytown. Well, I’m back. A new season means an extra reason, different expectations, and more playful predictions...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Mantha 'everything he's advertised' to be

Anthony Mantha didn't do anything unexpected Friday night but that doesn't mean it wasn't fun to watch. The 1,200 or so fans who packed the stands at Centre ICE Arena will vouch for that and so will Mantha's teammates on the Detroit Red Wings prospects team. Mantha is expected to score goals after being named the CHL Player of the Year last season and he bagged...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Wings Injury Update: Henrik Zetterberg is feeling good

Detroit Red Wings Henrik Zetterberg is feeling good heading into training camp and the preseason.#486903439 / gettyimages.comZetterberg underwent back surgery on February 21st to remove a fragment of a disc that was rubbing against a nerve. This caused his back to flare up at times and caused him pain and missed ice time. Now that the surgery is done he does not have to worry about...
Via Sports Injury Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings: Babcock to discuss new contract

Mike Babcock expresses himself on the Detroit Red Wings bench. Courtesy of By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) Earlier this summer, Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock created a stir when he made statements about signing an extension with the team. At the time, Babcock indicated that he might go year-to-year with Detroit or that he would consider coaching with Red Berenson...
Via The Hockey Guys
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Pavel Datsyuk reiterates dream to play in the KHL

The Detroit Red Wings have Pavel Datsyuk locked up through the 2016-17 season, but that hasn’t prevented rumors from circulating about his future in the NHL and the possibility of him taking his talents to the KHL. Though the more far-fetched rumors suggest Datsyuk could be on his way out sooner than later, the more realistic scenario links him with the KHL after his NHL playing...
Via Puck Drunk Love
14 days ago  |  Discuss
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