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#2556329 12/12 GDT : Panthers 3 at Red Wings 2 (SO)

Posted by RedWingsRox on 12 December 2014 - 11:32 PM

Babcock should send out Kronwall, Quincey, and Ericsson just to make a statement to the forwards ... and put in Mrazek




#2556325 12/12 GDT : Panthers 3 at Red Wings 2 (SO)

Posted by GoWings1905 on 12 December 2014 - 11:28 PM

"Howard's nine shootout goals against lead the entire NHL"


His shooters are 3 for 16. I can't imagine there any teams worse in that regard either.


#2553396 12/2 GDT : Panthers 4 at Red Wings 3

Posted by joesuffP on 02 December 2014 - 08:42 PM

Weiss line has been our best


We seem to keep playing snake bitten teams because we give up a lot of great scoring opportunities




#2552929 11/30 GDT - Canucks 3 at Red Wings 5

Posted by derblaueClaus on 30 November 2014 - 05:02 PM

Z can't score a goal to save his life atm.




#2552021 11/26 GDT : Philadelphia Flyers 2 at Red Wings 5

Posted by Jusek on 26 November 2014 - 05:25 PM

wow all healthy forwards whens the last time that happened?

Brace yourselves, groin pull is coming.




#2551649 11/24 GDT : Ottawa Senators 3 at Red Wings 4

Posted by Hockeytown0001 on 24 November 2014 - 08:17 PM

Anyone else notice the "4" on Z's helmet is missing? 




#2551198 11/22 GDT - Red Wings @ Maple Leafs - 7:00 PM EST

Posted by dirtydangles on 22 November 2014 - 09:28 PM

sooooooo are we trading nyquist now and keeping tats? just kidding


shoot tats




#2549185 Malkin hit on Girardi

Posted by haroldsnepsts on 16 November 2014 - 11:47 AM

You know if it happened after only big hits I wouldn't have that much of a problem with it but as it stands now it happens after every kind of hit.

 

Agreed.  There was a time when players accepted that hockey is a tough sport and they might have a teammate get caught with a clean hard hit.  They'd just take a number and get that guy back.  Or the hitting in the game overall would increase. 

 

There were always the few star players who were protected, like Gretzky and Yzerman, but there wasn't all this fighting after clean hard hits.  The point is to separate the guy from the puck and take advantage of that.  By dropping the gloves immediately the team often negates that advantage.  The player starting a fight after a hit like that should always get an extra 2 and maybe even a 10 minute misconduct.  Especially considering it's often more of a mugging than a fight.

 

For as much as people complain about the league taking hitting out of the game, players fighting after clean hits tries to do the same thing. Hitting is part of the game.  Take a number and play on. 

 

To be clear, I'm not talking about the Wing's habit of standing around when one of their players has obviously been cheapshotted.




#2548063 11/7 GDT : Devils 2 at Red Wings 4

Posted by Jersey Wing on 08 November 2014 - 07:38 PM

I love when we beat the Devils, walking the dog with a Wings sweater or hat is so awesome.




#2546761 GDT:11/4 Detroit Red Wings vs. Ottawa Senators 7:30p.m

Posted by TheXym on 04 November 2014 - 09:03 PM

How many people thought Quincey missing would be so noticeable and not in a good way beforethe season?


#2546166 11/2 GDT : Red Wings 2 at Sabres 3 (SO)

Posted by Franzine on 02 November 2014 - 06:37 PM

Discussion of Zetterberg's beard more thrilling than this game.




#2544158 10/23 GDT : Penguins 3 at Red Wings 4 (OT)

Posted by xtrememachine1 on 24 October 2014 - 07:21 AM

Not my video, but this is an awesome fan video of the GWG

 




#2544013 10/23 GDT : Penguins 3 at Red Wings 4 (OT)

Posted by canadian wings fan on 23 October 2014 - 09:07 PM

We scored 2 goals with the goalie pulled. When is the last time we pulled that off wow!




#2542409 10/18 GDT - Maple Leafs 0 at Red Wings 1 (OT)

Posted by Echolalia on 18 October 2014 - 09:15 PM

How did Weiss look?

He apparently played 8 minutes, but I don't recall seeing him.




#2539569 10/9 GDT : Bruins 1 at Red Wings 2.

Posted by Nyquistfan14 on 09 October 2014 - 08:15 PM

Is anyone else loving the way our d are stepping and pinching. It's like were not even 3 forwards and 2 d were a 5 man unit