Red Wings News
With NHL trade deadline looming, Wings GM Holland likes his options | FOX Sports
While the Wings would like to add a player, there is not a pressing need to make a trade this season like there was last year. Having that flexibility can be nice. That said, having Oliver Ekman-Larsson on this team would be wonderful.
5 things to watch: Strong month vaults Red Wings near top of East, despite penalty kill issues | MLive.com
The Wings currently sit in an interesting and risky spot. We are right near the top of the East and currently have a very comfortable grip on a playoff spot. The Wings have to make sure that they do not become too passive and slip out of the position of having home-ice advantage in the playoffs.
Red Wings considering wish list ahead of trade deadline | The Detroit News
Mike Babcock seems to be a big fan of Bill Belichick. One may wear a hoodie while the other dresses up, but they are both incredibly successful coaches.
The Whalers will be moving to Flint and will be playing in Perani Arena.
LA Kings goof on Gary Bettman’s shoes during White House visit | Puck Daddy
You met the President of the United States while wearing sneakers???
Ovechkin, Tavares, Rask named NHL’s three stars for January | ProHockeyTalk
Ovechkin had quite the month, scoring twelve goals, while Rask helped the Bruins solidify their claim on a wildcard playoff spot.
NHL Trade Rumours: Canucks would like Hanzal? - Sportsnet.ca
The Anaheim Ducks appear to be very interested in trading for a defenseman, which is bad news for the Wings. There is a high demand and a low supply of available defenseman, which means that the price will go up.
Las Vegas NHL ownership group gets serious with Super Bowl ad for ticket drive | The Hockey News
Like it or not, I have a feeling that we will see an NHL team in Las Vegas in the very near future.
Shattenkirk needs abdominal surgery, derailing possible Norris campaign | ProHockeyTalk
Kevin Shattenkirk has been having a phenomenal season, and is second in my book, behind only Mark Giordano, in the race for the Norris Trophy. He will be out for a few weeks.
NHL power rankings: Carey Price carries Montreal to new heights - SBNation.com
The Red Wings climb two spots to #6 in SBNation's latest power rankings.
WATCH: German league player spins way to goal of the year candidate - CBSSports.com
The guy screaming after the goal summed it up: "Wow!"
NHLPA whining about potential 3-on-3 OT format | Puck Daddy
The NHLPA is concerned that an extended OT would cause the players to be more fatigued and susceptible to injury. This is true, but it is a necessary tradeoff in order to reduce the usage of shootouts to determine games.
Things have never looked this bleak for Maple Leafs - Sportsnet.ca
I would not go that far. The Leafs do have some very good young players, and if they add a competent coach and GM to the mix, they should be contending for a playoff spot again. It could be worse, you could be the Oilers.
Trade Talk: Flames unwilling to risk future for playoff push | TSN
The Flames have set themselves up to be a playoff contending team for the next couple of seasons. There is no need to risk losing that potential in order to push for a playoff spot this season in a very strong Western Conference.
Let's Go Red Wings!