Category Archives: Around the Rink

Seven more years of Kronwalling!

NEWS ITEM: The Detroit Red Wings have agreed to terms with defenseman Niklas Kronwall on a seven-year contract extension, which means we’ll see more Kronwalling throughout the Metro Detroit area. Advertisements

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The skinny on DRW Social Media

What do I do and what am I doing here? There are two hockey cards that sit on the wall to the right of my desk. One is of Bobby Orr, the other of Niklas Lidstrom. Next to those two … Continue reading

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Off the Schneide

The Vancouver Canucks are in town tonight and if you needed a scouting report, the defending Western Conference champions not only have a pair of very-skilled twin forwards, but two quality goaltenders. Roberto Luongo was the Vancouver starter in last … Continue reading

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Two wins down, 80 games to go.

On Friday, following the Red Wings morning skate at Joe Louis Arena, rookie forward Cory Emmerton tweeted out the following. “#48 in your program and probably #48 in your hearts haha.” If Emmerton scores more goals, as he did in … Continue reading

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Welcome to Social Saturday!

What is Social Saturday? Today marks our first ‘Social Saturday’ of the 2011-12 season, a series of promotional dates, with our partner 98.7 AMP Radio Detroit. These special days are for you, about you, by you, even if yours truly … Continue reading

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Training Camp Thoughts

DETROIT – While Red Wings players will use Traverse City as a home base over the next 48 hours, going through morning skates before traveling to road preseason games, I’m back here in the D. Just some thoughts: – Mike … Continue reading

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Training Camp: Day One

TRAVERSE CITY – Just a wrap up of Training Camp coverage. I’ll try to keep fans up to date as time permits. In the meantime, follow the club on Twitter and Facebook for the very latest updates. Pavel Datsyuk will … Continue reading

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