Category Archives: Detroit Red Wings
The Wings do like Winnipeg’s Dustin Byfuglien, a right-handed shooting 6-foot-5, 250-pound behemoth, as a top-pair defenseman or top-six right winger, but they’d need to clear space for his $5.2 million salary — and to be certain he’d re-sign, as he’s a pending unrestricted free agent.
An intriguing situation has developed in Tampa Bay, one that should interest the Detroit Red Wings.
Jonathan Drouin, a top-three draft pick, wants out, and it’s worth it for the Wings to see whether they could land him.
Red Wings buy out Stephen Weiss of final three years; might make a pitch for Mike Green.
Should Wings look into trading for Islanders’ Okposo?
Red Wings’ Holland hasn’t expanded list from Blashill
On possible Stephen Weiss buy out, trade for Dion Phaneuf
Weiss unsure of role with Wings after frustrating season
Babcock decision dims in Detroit with the deterioration of his relationship with Datsyuk. Sources say the bond is very frayed.
— bruce dowbiggin (@dowbboy) May 1, 2015
Whispers around the league have Detroit interested in Phaneuf, but fitting in with the Wings salary would be a challenge. It’s a rumour that won’t go away, however and it seems as though Nonis has the green light for a blockbuster
The #redwings covet a Right shot Dman and they are loaded with lefties on the back end. Interest in Jeff Petry is strong but won't overpay
— Andy Strickland (@andystrickland) February 19, 2015
LeBrun: Red Wings, Lightning “have thought about Petry.”
According to Sportsnet’s Damien Cox and Elliotte Friedman, the Los Angeles Kings have already expressed interest in the Leafs captain and the defence-needy Detroit Red Wings could show some interest as well.
Read the article here
Ken Holland, Mike Babcock meet to discuss Red Wings’ needs one month before NHL trade deadline