April 11, 2014 Appearance on the Vic McCarty Show

WMKTstreamlogoI appeared on the Vic McCarty Show on April 11, 2014. We discussed the Red Wings potential playoff opponents and chances for success as well as the play of the young Red Wings. To listen to the podcast click here.

Trickle Down Effect: Wings Roster Crunch Will Impact Griffins

Eaves2If Patrick Eaves clears waivers Friday, he will likely be the third NHL forward sent down to Grand Rapids. Jordin Tootoo cleared waivers last week but was only sent down today, while Cory Emmerton was an early casualty of the Wings roster crunch. The moves, while necessary to get Detroit under the salary cap and roster limits, could have a direct impact on the playing time and development of their prospects.

The Red Wings log jam of forwards is a direct result of not moving players over the summer after the acquisition … Continue Reading

November 8, 2013 Appearance on the Vic McCarty Show

WMKTstreamlogoI appeared on the Vic McCarty Show on November 8, 2013. We discussed the Red Wings struggles, the Florida Panthers firings, Jordan Tootoo, and Detroit’s lack of secondary scoring. To listen to the podcast click here.

October 25, 2013 Appearance on the Vic McCarty Show

20111223-153119.jpgI appeared on the Vic McCarty Show on October 25, 2013. We discussed the Red Wings 6-1 loss to the Ottawa Senators, Xavier Ouellet, Tomas Jurco and what the team needs to do to improve its play. To listen to the podcast click here.

October 11, 2013 Appearance on the Vic McCarty Show

20111223-153119.jpgI appeared on the Vic McCarty Show on October 11, 2013.  We discussed the Red Wings first few games, Anthony Mantha, and potential forward movements.  To listen to the podcast click here.

Andrej Nestrasil: Center of Attention

Nestrasil2Andrej Nestrasil wants to finally establish himself as an AHL player after two up and down seasons. The 6-foot-2, 200 pound forward played just 50 combined AHL games the last season, spending the bulk of his time with Toledo of the ECHL.

“There was a lock out so at the beginning of the season I went to Toledo,” he said. “I got called up and I thought it would be a break through year because I was playing on the second line, but then Detroit got healthy and they sent guys back … Continue Reading

September 14, 2013 Alumni and Charity Game Gallery

September 14, 2013 Training Camp Gallery

Red Wings Announce Red and White Game Lineup

13 DRWTC REV813The Detroit Red Wings have announced the lineup for the Red and White game scheduled for September 15th at Centre I.C.E. Arena in Traverse City, MI. The annual scrimmage is the last major event of training camp before the team begins its exhibition season. Andreas Athanasiou is the only player slated to return to junior hockey who will play in tomorrow’s contest. While no cuts were made on Saturday the first round is expected Sunday which should involve the players returning to the OHL, WHL, and QMJHL. Outlined below … Continue Reading

Forward Motion: Roster to be Decided During Exhibition Season

Nyquist1The Red Wings have big decisions to make when it comes to their final roster. With three extra forwards after yesterday’s signing of Daniel Cleary, the competition is expected to be fierce. Jordin Tootoo, Gustav Nyquist, Tomas Tatar, Mikael Samuelsson and Todd Bertuzzi are among those vying for a spot.

“This is probably the toughest group I have been around in a long time,” Samuelsson said. “At the same time this is what you want as an organization. As a player the pressure is on right away and if you can’t … Continue Reading

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