Red Wings Prospects

********** Recently, the Detroit Red Wings’ staff made the decision to send the highly-touted Filip Zadina to their AHL affiliate, the Grand Rapids Griffins. Not so surprisingly, this move caused a ripple effect of dissatisfaction among Red Wings fans. Many claimed they had lost faith in the organization already, as they thought it was a
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Preseason is well underway for the Detroit Red Wings. Following a successful Training Camp, Detroit sent a few guys packing back to juniors. Unfortunately for some, it was not wholly unexpected. The uniquely grueling training camp style, initiated last season, siphoned out the weaker links among the prospects. Among those sent back down, however, there
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Joe Veleno entered the 2018 NHL Draft as a consensus top-15 pick, and since falling to the Detroit Red Wings at No. 30, has been the team’s top prospect. “It just motivates me knowing they didn’t want me,” Veleno said of other teams following the draft. That motivation made him arguably the Red Wings’ best
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What’s The Grind Line? Apart from the once-famous line of Kris Draper, Kirk Maltby, and either Joe Kocur or Darren McCarty, The Grind Line is also The Hockey Writers’ weekly column about the Detroit Red Wings. Jacob Messing, Griffin Schroeder, and Tony Wolak are the muckers who make up THW’s forechecking unit and sound off
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Third time’s the charm. Bouncing up and down from the Grand Rapids Griffins to the Detroit Red Wings multiple times, Tyler Bertuzzi’s NHL career hasn’t gotten off to the smoothest start. This past training camp, his journey to the big league roster was cut short after a wrist injury put him out of action for
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When the Detroit Red Wings make their first round selection in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, it will be their highest pick since drafting Keith Primeau third overall in 1990. With such a good position in the draft, how does Hockeytown approach it? Ken Holland and his management team have quite a bit of homework
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