| Jun 20, 2011
Detroit Red Wings fans can breathe easy today. Defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom announced Monday that he will be returning to Detroit for his 20th season with the Red Wings. The captain, in what has become an offseason tradition, took some time early in the...
| Dec 15, 2010
Star defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom had three goals and an assist for his first career hat trick to help the Detroit Red Wings beat the St. Louis Blues 5-2 on Wednesday night.
Danny Cleary added a goal and and two assists, Niklas Kronwall also scored,...
| Apr 2, 2011
Danny Cleary tipped in Brian Rafalski's shot 2:58 into overtime for Detroit's fourth unanswered goal, leading the Red Wings to a 4-3 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday.
Justin Abdelkader had two goals, and Jakub Kindl also scored as Detroit...
| Apr 3, 2011
The Detroit Red Wings are back where they belong as the Central Division champions thanks to a 4-1 win over the Minnesota Wild.
Last season saw Chicago become the first team other than Detroit to win the Central Division since the 1999-2000 season,...
| Apr 16, 2011
Pavel Datsyuk scored and added two assists in the first period alone -- including a marvelous move to set up a goal by Darren Helm -- and the Detroit Red Wings held on for a 4-3 win over the Phoenix Coyotes on Saturday to take a 2-0 lead in their first-...
| Dec 28, 2010
Niklas Kronwall scored the game-winner with 1:18 remaining in overtime and Chris Osgood stopped a season-high 46 shots in the Detroit Red Wings' 4-3 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Monday night to become the 10th goalie in NHL history to reach...
| Feb 17, 2011
Pavel Datsyuk scored twice, Danny Cleary had a goal and two assists and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 6-2 on Thursday night.
Niklas Kronwall, Justin Abdelkader and Darren Helm also scored for the Red Wings, who have won three in a...
| May 31, 2012
| 8:27 AM
Nicklas Lidstrom, four-time Stanley Cup champion and seven-time winner of the James Norris Memorial Trophy as the NHL's best defensemen, announcing today that he is retiring after 20 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings.
"I want to thank Mr. and Mrs....
| Nov 23, 2011
| 8:16 PM
DETROIT (Reuters) - The Detroit Red Wings kicked off what Motor City sports fans hope will be a happy Thanksgiving holiday by powering to a 5-3 win over the struggling Calgary Flames on Wednesday.
Pavel Datsyuk and Valtteri Filppula scored 74 seconds...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 8:31 PM
Shea Weber scored two goals late in the third period to give the Nashville Predators a 4-3 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night.
Detroit native David Legwand and Jordin Tootoo also scored for Nashville in its fourth straight victory.
| Jan 16, 2012
A 27-save shutout from Jimmy Howard and a one- goal, two-assist game from Todd Bertuzzihelped Detroit take a 5-0 victory over Buffalo on Monday for a franchise-record 15th straight win at home.
Detroit hasn't lost at home since dropping a 4-1 decision to...
| Feb 12, 2012
The last time the Detroit Red Wings lost a home game, the Lions were 6-2 and the Pistons were stuck in a lockout with the rest of the NBA.
What a record-tying streak it's been.
Johan Franzen scored 52 seconds into the third period to break a tie and the...