Michigan Live "Anthony Mantha didn't do anything unexpected Friday night but that doesn't mean it wasn't fun to watch. The 1,200 or so fans who packed the stands at Centre ICE Arena will vouch for that and so will Mantha's teammates on the Detroit Red Wings prospects team. Mantha is expected to score goals..." September 13
Michigan Live "Contract talks between the Detroit Red Wings and defenseman Danny DeKeyser are at a stalemate as training camp approaches. The sides haven't made progress the past two weeks, putting into question whether DeKeyser will be on the ice in Traverse City on Sept. 19. "We had a number of..." September 11
Michigan Live "Jonathan Ericsson's left middle finger still doesn't feel right nearly six months after it was shattered by a puck, but the Detroit Red Wings defenseman said he'll be ready for the start of the season. "It still doesn't feel 100 percent, but I guess with these kind of accidents it may take some..." September 11
Detroit Free Press "The odds that Daniel Alfredsson goes to training camp without a contract have increased after a setback in his skating. Alfredsson “felt a little bit of a tweak,” last week, Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland told the Free Press on Wednesday. Alfredsson has held off on re-signing..." September 11
Detroit News "He’s 36 now, certainly not a kid anymore, but Pavel Datsyuk loves to crack a joke or make somebody laugh just as much as he did when he was rookie over a decade ago. When Datysuk spoke with beat writers for the first time this season Tuesday, he was in his usual playful mood. He joked about..." September 10
Pro Hockey Talk "With the Detroit Red Wings deep at the center position middle man Darren Helm has spent the offseason preparing to move to the wing along side Pavel Datsyuk. Mike Babcock alerted Helm of his plans at the end of the 2013-14 season allowing the 27-year-old plenty of time to adjust. “Babs told..." September 07
Detroit Free Press "Red Wings coach Mike Babcock said he expects to meet with general manager Ken Holland and discuss a new contract this month. “If we get something done in September, great,” said Babcock, who is entering the final year of his contract. “But if we don’t. ... We’ll find a way to work something out..." September 07
Michigan Live "The Detroit Red Wings have offered defenseman Raphael Diaz a training camp tryout, but he has not decided if he will accept it, general manager Ken Holland said. Diaz, 28, is a good skater and puck-mover. He isn't big (5-11, 197) but has one quality the Red Wings desire – he shoots..." September 07
CBSSports.com "Former NHL rookie Steve Moore can finally move past the on-ice attack that ended his career, he said Thursday, unburdened by a decade-long legal battle that inched through the courts. Moore's multimillion-dollar suit against Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks over the infamous hit in 2004..." September 05
CBSSports.com "Mike Babcock is in a position most NHL head coaches would envy. With one year remaining on his contract with the Detroit Red Wings, he is coming off of his second gold medal as Team Canada's head coach at the Olympics and was a finalist for the Jack Adams Award last season. With the threat of..." September 05
Detroit News "Will he or won’t he? As Daniel Alfredsson took the Joe Louis ice as the Red Wings began precamp conditioning, that was the question on everyone’s mind: his playing status for this season. “I’ve been skating in Sweden a little bit, and now coming here and doing the full skates,” said..." September 04
Michigan Live "Nowhere did injuries hurt the Detroit Red Wings more in 2013-14 than at center. At one point, the four centers they used to start the season were out at the same time (Pavel Datsyuk, Stephen Weiss, Darren Helm and Joakim Andersson), in addition to Henrik Zetterberg, who moved back and forth..." September 04
Michigan Live "The Detroit Red Wings secured the future of their longtime general manager by signing Ken Holland to an extension last month. Now Holland will focus on trying to get coach Mike Babcock signed beyond this season. "If we get something done in September, great," Babcock said Wednesday, after..." September 03
Detroit Free Press "Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland said today that he’s still trying to work out a deal with restricted free agent Danny DeKeyser and said that a final decision on whether forward Daniel Alfredsson will play next season probably won’t be made until just before Sept. 18, when players..." August 28
Calgary Sun "Citing family reasons, Nicklas Lidstrom won't be joining the Detroit Red Wings' coaching staff anytime soon. Wings bench boss Mike Babcock reached out to the legendary defenceman in June, asking if he'd like to try his hand at coaching, but the offer was respectfully declined. "It's true..." August 26
Tennessean "As players have been scooped up this offseason, one notable player to Predators fans remains unsigned: Jordin Tootoo. The Detroit Red Wings bought out his contract. Would Tootoo be a fit with the Predators? Probably not. They cut ties with him two summers ago, and do not seem like a team..." August 25
NHL.com "Bring up last season during a phone conversation with Detroit Red Wings center Stephen Weiss and as he talks you can picture him squirming on the other end, recalling the pain that used to shoot through his lower body and the multiple surgeries he had to hopefully correct it. "I really have..." August 22
TSN.ca "Steve Moore's brother Mark says there is no deal between Steve and Todd Bertuzzi, a bombshell claim that casts doubt on claims made Wednesday by the NHL and Bertuzzi's lawyers that a settlement had been reached. "I got a text message from Steve last night and he's very concerned," Mark Moore..." August 20
CBSSports.com "Mere hours after a reported settlement between former NHL player Steven Moore, the Vancouver Canucks and former Canucks forward Todd Bertuzzi was refuted by Moore's older brother Mark, the Canucks issued a statement saying an agreement has in fact been made. "I got a text message from Steve..." August 20
Yahoo! Sports "Logically, the chances that Steve Moore’s civil case against Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks ever made it to trial were slim. According to Bob McKenzie, they’re getting slimmer. The TSN pundit reported late Monday night that Moore and Bertuzzi could be heading off their court showdown,..." August 19
Ken Holland tells @TSN1200 decision on Daniel Alfredsson may not be made until mid-September. Could come to training camp on a tryout.
Michigan Live "The Detroit Red Wings have signed general manager Ken Holland to a four-year extension that runs through the 2017-18 season, the club announced today. "Ken is regarded as one of the premier executives in the National Hockey League and has been instrumental in the success of the Red Wings over..." August 15
CSN Washington "Veteran forward Daniel Alfredsson has resumed skating in Sweden and could re-sign with the Detroit Red Wings in the coming weeks. "My take is we're probably going to try do something with Alfie," Red Wings General Manager Ken Holland told MLive.com's Ansar Khan. "He had a good year, 18 goals...." August 13
CBSSports.com "Not even two years ago, Danny DeKeyser had a lot of freedom. As an undrafted free agent, he had the chance to pick any of the teams that were willing to offer him a contract. It's believed all 30 showed interest in the spring of 2012 after DeKeyser decided to leave Western Michigan after his..." August 13
Michigan Live "Unless Daniel Alfredsson's health takes a turn for the worse over the next month, he'll likely return for his 19th NHL season, his second with the Detroit Red Wings. "My take is we're probably going to try to do something with Alfie," Red Wings general manager Ken Holland said Monday. "He had a..." August 12
Detroit News "Former Red Wings defenseman Brian Rafalski has been elected to the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame, it was announced Wednesday. Rafalski, a Dearborn native, played for the Wings from 2007 through the 2010-11 season before retiring. He also played seven seasons before that with the New Jersey..." August 06
Daniel Alfredsson says on Swedish radio that he will hit ice next week. Depending on how his back will respond, he will decide about future.
Michigan Live "Negotiations on a new contract for Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock won't begin until he and general manager Ken Holland can sit down in the same room. That's not going to happen for at least a couple of weeks. Babcock's contract expires next year and he's already said he won't negotiate..." July 30
Michigan Live "Danny DeKeyser is one of two restricted free agents who have yet to re-sign with the Detroit Red Wings. But the second-year defenseman doesn't expect there to be any issues in reaching new contract terms with the Red Wings. "There won't be any problems," DeKeyser told Fox 17 while in Portage..." July 28
NHL.com "The Detroit Red Wings today announced that they have agreed to terms with left wing Tomas Tatar on a new three-year contract. In accordance with club policy, additional details will not be disclosed. Tatar, 23, completed his first full NHL season in 2013-14, ranking sixth on the team with 39..." July 28
Pro Hockey Talk "The Detroit Red Wings weren’t able to make any significant upgrades over the summer, so if they’re going to improve in 2014-15, it will have to be by getting more from what’s already in their organization. Part of that will come from the natural development of their young players, but they also..." July 27
Detroit News "A few days after their season ended, the Red Wings talked about the need of securing a right-handed shooting defenseman. The Red Wings played the majority of last season with all left-handed shots. In a perfect world, coach Mike Babcock likes one of each on his three pairings, creating..." July 25
CSN Chicago "The Joe Louis Arena has been the home of the Red Wings since 1979, but that will end in 2017. The Olympia Development of Michigan announced on Sunday that the Detroit Red Wings will have a brand new stadium by summer of 2017." July 21
Detroit Free Press "Next up on the to-do list for Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland is working out deals with forward Tomas Tatar and defenseman Danny DeKeyser, both restricted free agents. It could take a while to come to an agreement with both players. “We’ve talked and continue to talk, but nothing..." July 21
NHL.com "The Detroit Red Wings re-signed forwards Mitch Callahan and Andrej Nestrasil to one-year contracts, the team announced Thursday. Financial terms were not disclosed. Callahan, 22, made his NHL debut on March 25 against the Columbus Blue Jackets. He was second on the Grand Rapid Griffins of the..." July 17
Detroit News "Mike Babcock still doesn’t have a contract extension. And he isn’t sure one will be worked out before the start of the regular season. But, as his assistants were coming and going Monday, Babcock was adamant about one thing: He isn’t going to be talking about his future once the season..." July 16
NHL.com "The Detroit Red Wings today announced that they have hired Tony Granato as an assistant coach. Granato, 49, has served as an assistant coach for the Pittsburgh Penguins for the past five seasons (2009-14), guiding the team’s defense (2.49 goals against per game, 10th) and penalty killing (85.0..." July 15
NHL.com "Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland told Mlive.com Friday that he has gotten positive health reports on several players, including forwards Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg. "The biggest thing is health," Holland said. "If we can get to training camp (Sept. 19) and get [Pavel],..." July 13
Michigan Live "The Detroit Red Wings have received encouraging reports on the progress of Stephen Weiss. "(Trainer) Piet Van Zant texted him two days ago," general manager Ken Holland said. "He said he's feeling great, he's training hard; he's played some shinny (pick-up hockey). So far all reports are he's..." July 12
UPDATE: The #RedWings have signed Tom McCollum to a one-year deal.
UPDATE: The #RedWings have re-signed Daniel Cleary to a one-year deal.
UPDATE: The #RedWings have re-signed Daniel Cleary to a one-year deal.
Michigan Live "As soon as the Washington Capitals committed $11.25 million in salary cap space to free-agent defensemen Matt Niskanen and Brooks Orpik on July 1, Mike Green's fate seemingly was sealed. Green is destined to be traded. The Detroit Red Wings, desperately seeking a right-handed shooting..." July 08
Michigan Live "The Detroit Red Wings will head into 2014-15 with virtually the same roster that finished 2013-14, barring a significant trade. This isn't how they planned it. They desperately wanted to upgrade their back end by adding a right-handed shooting defenseman and pursued several free agents on..." July 03
Kyle Quincey signs a 2-year deal with AAV of $4.25M with DET.
DET signs Kevin Porter to a two-way deal. Split last season between BUF (NHL) and Rochester (AHL).
Red Wings re-sign Riley Sheahan. Two years.
D.Boyle expects 4 offers. Washington is believed to have joined a group of teams that also includes Tor, Mtl, Det, NYR and Tampa Bay. #FAF
Michigan Live "The Detroit Red Wings need to upgrade their defense and bolster their power play. They could do it with one signing Tuesday when NHL free agency opens at noon. The Red Wings' top priority is a top-four defenseman to replace Kyle Quincey. They would prefer a right-handed shooter, since their..." July 01
Michigan Live "The Detroit Red Wings have made qualifying offers to seven restricted free agents, retaining their rights. The Red Wings qualified forwards Tomas Tatar, Riley Sheahan, Landon Ferraro, Mitch Callahan and Andrej Nestrasil and defensemen Danny DeKeyser and Adam Almquist. The club did not..." June 30