Pavel Datsyuk was in New York City recently to promote next season's Winter Classic and, as always, talk a little hockey.
It was a quiet part of the Father's Day Mass as about 300 people stood up in preparation for communion.
The Detroit Red Wings, with this run, is making me a believer in Mike Babcock again.
Detroit -- The energy was something to remember, but Damien Brunner will take something else out of his first Stanley Cup playoffs experience.
There had been some speculation that Pavel Datsyuk might go to the KHL once his contract with the Red Wings expires after next season.
The 2013 NHL Draft is less than two weeks away and the Detroit Red Wings have a pick in all seven rounds of the NHL Draft.
But when you look back over the full voting results for the NHL awards from the weekend, it's not always pretty, as the totals shed light on some really bizarre ballots that were submitted.
Despite what was probably the most heartbreaking loss since the Game 7 defeat in the 2009 Stanley Cup Finals, there is still very much to be proud of if you are a Red Wings fan, and much to look forward too as well.
February 15, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Tomas Tatar celebrates after scoring in the second period against the Anaheim Ducks at Joe Louis Arena.
Over the next few weeks here at Octopus Thrower we will be profiling a number of draft eligible players who may be dawning a Detroit Red Wings jersey and cap at the 2013 NHL Entry Draft on June 30th.
The Detroit Red Wings might already have their sights set on a possible replacement for Valtteri Filppula should the veteran forward sign with another club next season.
Joakim Andersson, who played 38 games for the Wings this season, is back with the Griffins for the playoffs.
The Detroit Red Wings are looking at a busy offseason, but most of the decisions may have to do with players already on the roster rather than looking to sign free agents.
The Detroit Red Wings ' season has been over for a couple weeks now, but some of their top prospects are just one win away from winning the Calder Cup with the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL.
Niklas Kronwall is just minutes away from doing his job as grand marshal of the Quicken Loans 400, instructing Sprint Cup drivers to "Start your engines" at the Michigan International Speedway.
Detroit Red Wings alternate captain Niklas Kronwall will serve as the grand marshal for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn; Olympic gold medalist swimmer Tyler Clary, who trained at University of Michigan.
Apr 27, 2013; Dallas, TX, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen warms up before the game against the Dallas Stars at the American Airlines Center.
The Red Wings' Daniel Cleary will become unrestricted free agent as of July 5. / Andre J. Jackson/Detroit Free Press Talks to that end will heat up in the coming days, about three weeks ahead of July 5, when Cleary can become an unrestricted free agent.
Ottawa Senators Head Coach Paul MacLean was at the centre of a war of words with the playoff opponents, the Montreal Canadiens, after Game 1. Ottawa Senators Head Coach Paul MacLean was at the centre of a war of words with the playoff opponents, the Montreal Canadiens, after Game 1. Ottawa Senators coach Paul MacLean and Chicago Blackhawks ... (more)
Fans of the Detroit Red Wings received some good news on Friday. Drew Miller agreed to a new three-year deal with the club and captain Henrik Zetterberg was given the NHL Foundation Player Award.
The Grand Rapids Griffins will have to wait at least one more night to clinch their first American Hockey League championship.
It's only the first game of the Detroit Red Wings season, but it was pretty terrible.
Last week, we went through the first seven articles of the NHL CBA , laying out the groundwork for the agreement by which the NHL runs.
The trophy he wants the most is still up for grabs. Toews won the Frank J. Selke award, given to the NHL's best defensive forward.
Henrik Zetterberg of the Detroit Red Wings won the NHL's Foundation Award which recognizes a player for his charitable and community work.
May 27, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews skates for the puck after Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard defected a shot away in the second period in game six of the second round of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena.
Pavel Datsyuk wrote on Twitter on Friday that he was in New York for a Reebok photo shoot for the NHL Winter Classic.
Detroit Red Wings left wing Drew Miller, left, is congratulated by teammates after scoring against the Nashville Predators on Feb. 23, 2013.
Like last summer, the Detroit Red Wings are a team that will be very active in free agency.
The Grand Rapids Griffins have a chance to clinch the franchise's first AHL championship tonight, and in historic fashion.