Darren Helm Signs with Colorado Avalanche


Darren Helm has left the only NHL team he’s played for in his 14-year career. The long time Detroit Red Wings centre is headed to the Colorado Avalanche. He signs a one-year deal worth $1 million. Darren Dreger was first with the news. Darren Helm signs 1 year, $1 million in Colorado. — Darren Dreger […] READ MORE

Guide to the 2019-20 Detroit Red Wings Trade Deadline


The 2019-20 Detroit Red Wings will no doubt try to be sellers at the deadline. However, will anyone buy what they’re selling? Detroit has been abysmal this season and many of the team’s veteran players that general manager Steve Yzerman would like to trade off are struggling.  Red Wings beat writer Ted Kulfan brought up […] READ MORE

Detroit Red Wings Darren Helm Out Six To Eight Weeks


The Detroit Red Wings will be without forward Darren Helm six to eight weeks with an upper-body injury according to general manager Ken Holland. Red Wings Darren Helm Out Six To Eight Weeks Helm was hurt in the first period of Saturday’s matchup with the New Jersey Devils after taking a hit from Travis Zajac. […] READ MORE

Unmovable Contracts Make Detroit Red Wings Rebuild Challenging


It is time to blow things up in Hockeytown. The writing has been on the wall for a few years now. However, the fact that Detroit needs a reset can be ignored no longer. Unfortunately, an extensive list of unmovable contracts will make the Detroit Red Wings rebuild quite the challenge. In order to complete […] READ MORE

Detroit Red Wings Injuries Pile Up in November


It’s been a tough month in Hockeytown as the Detroit Red Wings injury situation has taken a turn for the worse. The team lost two more players in Saturday’s bout with the Montreal Canadiens bringing their injured-reserve count to six. Red Wings Injuries Pile Up in November FORWARDS Thomas Vanek It started in late-October when […] READ MORE

Detroit Red Wings Home Opener A Success


For all intents and purposes, the Detroit Red Wings home opener at Joe Louis Arena can be deemed a success. Despite the team’s poor performance in the first two games of their season, the Red Wings managed to squeeze a 5-1 win out of the visiting Ottawa Senators. Red Wings Kick Off Farewell Season At The […] READ MORE

Detroit Red Wings Justin Abdelkader Named Alternate Captain

With Pavel Datsyuk leaving for the KHL, one of the alternate captain “A” patches opened up for this year’s Detroit Red Wings. Naturally, Detroit went with one of the four players (Jonathan Ericsson, Darren Helm, Drew Miller) remaining on the roster from the 2009-10 season, Justin Abdelkader. He joins Niklas Kronwall as an alternate, and Henrik Zetterberg continues […] READ MORE