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Top 5 Storylines Emerging During the Detroit Red Wings’ 2014-15 Preseason

October 2nd, 2014
The Detroit Red Wings have played six preseason games with two remaining before the regular season begins October 9. The split-squad rosters will be whittled down to the appropriate size in the coming days as the season inches closer. This time every fall, a few storylines emerge that raise questions, eyebrows and ...

Can Analytics Bring the Detroit Red Wings Success?

September 25th, 2014
Advanced statistics and analytics are a growing trend in the NHL. They provide unique ways of perceiving a player's and team's effectiveness on the ice in different game situations. Most of these numbers are not officially recognized statistics, but that has not stopped coaches and team personnel throughout the hockey universe from ...

5 Reasons Why Detroit Red Wings Fans Should Be Worried in 2014-15

September 24th, 2014
As if Detroit Red Wings fans didn’t have enough to worry about in 2013-14, an uneventful offseason has added concern for the upcoming season. Detroit kept its fans on the edges of their seats throughout its previous campaign but still managed to earn a 23rd consecutive playoff appearance. The Red Wings were ...

Predicting the Advanced Stat Leaders for the Detroit Red Wings in 2014-15

September 17th, 2014
Professional sports have undergone significant changes over the many, many years they’ve been in action. The game itself often undergoes rule alterations, strategy innovations or complete facelifts to evolve along with the demands of the professional environment and public influence. One of the most intriguing changes is the development of new ways ...

5 Under-the-Radar Detroit Red Wings to Watch in Training Camp

September 12th, 2014
Excitement is ramping up as training camp fast approaches, and there are plenty of storylines to follow leading up to the Detroit Red Wings’ annual trip to Traverse City, Michigan. Plenty of eyes will be on high-profile prospects Anthony Mantha and Tomas Jurco as they each battle for one of the ...

Top 5 Must-See Games on the Detroit Red Wings’ 2014-15 Schedule

September 2nd, 2014
Every summer, hockey fans either celebrate the previous season’s success or count the minutes until the next year begins. For the Detroit Red Wings and Hockeytown, it was a longer summer than expected. Overall, Detroit enjoyed its first season in the Eastern Conference in 2013-14, developing new rivalries and rekindling long-lost animosity. Looking ...

Detroit Red Wings Players with the Best Chance to Win a League Award in 2014-15

August 29th, 2014
The Detroit Red Wings have been blessed with many memorable regular-season performances. Detroit’s current edition may not have the flashy, league-leading scorers the organization has had in the past, but there are certainly some players worthy of material recognition. Last season, the team was represented by head coach Mike Babcock as a ...

Ranking the 5 Most Important Players on the Detroit Red Wings Roster

August 27th, 2014
The 2013-14 NHL season exposed a lot of good and bad throughout the Detroit Red Wings lineup. Most notably, it became clear who the most important players on the team are. Detroit possesses some of the league’s biggest stars, but some other names could make a case for bigger roles in 2014-15. The ...

Ranking the 5 Most Surprising Seasons in Detroit Red Wings History

August 8th, 2014
In their storied 88-year history, the Detroit Red Wings have experienced unbridled joy and debilitating defeat. The Red Wings have hoisted 11 Stanley Cups, six Presidents’ Trophies and are in the midst of a historic run of 23 consecutive playoff appearances. Year in and year out, it seems Hockeytown is labeled ...

The Biggest Question for Each Detroit Red Wings Line in 2014-15

August 5th, 2014
With training camp right around the corner, the Detroit Red Wings are on the cusp of filling out the roster. With Danny DeKeyser and Daniel Alfredsson the only question marks remaining, Detroit is nearing its annual trip to Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City, Michigan, in September. DeKeyser is expected to re-sign ...