Monthly Archives: December 2010

Around the Rink – December 30th Edition

Recently, we asked our followers on Facebook and Twitter for their top hockey memories of 2010. Here are some of the most popular responses. – Kirk Maltby announcing his retirement after 16 NHL seasons. – Chris Osgood picking up his … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – December 27th Edition

If you haven’t seen the splash page on the Red Wings website, the 46th annual Great Lakes Invitational takes place on December 29 and December 30 at Joe Louis Arena. Four schools, Michigan, Michigan State, Michigan Tech and Colorado College … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – December 22nd Edition

Photo courtesy of the Detroit Red Wings With the Red Wings playing 41 regular season games away from Joe Louis Arena, an average NHL player becomes an All-Star jet setter. Frequent road trips and the plane rides that go with … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – December 20 Edition

Happy Holidays from the Detroit Red Wings! If you wanted a glimpse of how difficult it is to win 400 games in the National Hockey League, one look at the other end of the ice Sunday would have been enough. … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – December 16th Edition

Photo courtesy of Christy Hammond / Detroit Red Wings Sometimes a picture really is worth a thousand words. The Red Wings made their annual trip to Children’s Hospital of Michigan on Tuesday, bringing warm smiles and holiday cheer to fans … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – December 13th Edition

Not your ordinary hockey weekend, eh? Two games. Two wins. One in front of an electric crowd at Joe Louis Arena, while the other featured boisterous Wing Nuts who ventured to the Prudential Center in Newark. As an organization, we … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – December 10 Edition

The bell broke. Ken Holland was chatting with a fan at Hiller’s Market in Northville, a bell for the Salvation Army in one hand, gesturing with the other. Almost nonchalantly, the ringing stopped and an audible ‘ping’ rose from the … Continue reading

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