| 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 8, 2011
| 8:22 PM
Johan Franzen recorded a hat trick, and the rebounding Detroit Red Wings beat the slumping Colorado Avalanche, 5-2, at Joe Louis Arena.
Nicklas Lidstrom and Danny Cleary also tallied for the Red Wings, who got 24 saves from Jimmy Howard.
| 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...
| Apr 6, 2008
| 5:16 PM
Please gather up your belongings as you exit the thrill ride Patrick Kane and the Blackhawks embarked on this season.
Fittingly, Kane scored the final goal of the season for the Hawks during their 4-1 loss to the Red Wings on Sunday at Joe Louis Arena....
| Feb 25, 2010
| 4:34 AM
Remember all those Canadian fans chanting âWe Want Swedenâ in anticipation that Canada would face the defending Olympic champions in the hockey tournament semifinals on Friday? If they went to bed early and missed Slovakiaâs 4-3 quarterfinal upset...
| Oct 14, 2008
Washington - AP
President Bush welcomed the Detroit Red Wings to the White House Tuesday to celebrate the team's Stanley Cup championship.
Bush paid tribute to popular players like forward Darren McCarty, Chris Chelios and Kris Draper. The...
| May 14, 2009
(WGN-AM) - It's one of the biggest rivalries in the National Hockey League.... the Chicago Blackhawks and the Detroit Red Wings. The Blackhawks will face the Wings in the NHL's Western Conference Finals, after Detroit beat the Anaheim Ducks 4-3 in Game...
| May 18, 2009
DETROIT -- When we last left Patrick Kane and the Blackhawks, they were basking in the glow of a dominating performance in a Stanley Cup playoff-series-clinching victory over the Vancouver Canucks.
After playing his finest game wearing the Indian head on...
| May 19, 2009
(WGN-AM) - The Chicago Blackhawks have their work cut out for them, as they return to the United Center Friday night for Game Three of the Western Conference Finals.
The Blackhawks lost 3-2 in overtime at Joe Louis Arena Tuesday night, meaning they...