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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Detroit Red Wings

Saturday, September 7, 2019

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The Detroit Red Wings have missed the playoffs for three consecutive seasons after not missing once in 25 years.  Their front office underwent a big shift this offseason, with former captain Steve Yzerman returning to where it all began and long-time GM Ken Holland departing for the Edmonton Oilers vacancy. Yzerman did a tremendous job building a perennial favourite while he was at…

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REPORT: Red Wings nearing bridge deal with Mantha; open to trading down in Draft

Thursday, May 31, 2018

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The Detroit Red Wings own the No.6 overall pick in this summer’s draft, but they may trade down.  The Red Wings are also reportedly nearing a contract extension with a former first-round pick, Anthony Mantha. Mantha is one of many restricted free agents in Detroit this summer, but according to The Athletics’ Craig Custance, he…

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Jimmy Howard: Now or Never

Friday, September 4, 2009

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One of the biggest question marks for the Red Wings for this season will be in goaltending, primarily the backup goaltending position.  After the Wings chose not to resign last season’s backup Ty Conklin the job by default was handed to 25 year old Jimmy Howard.  Howard was the Wings’ highly anticipated 2nd round pick…

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