Dec 21, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Detroit Red Wings forward Tomas Jurco (26) wears a toque to promote the Winter Classic during the pre game warm up against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

Detroit Red Wings Weekend Update


Red Wing News

As Detroit Red Wings return to health, youngsters show mettle with contributions - Detroit Free Press

The youngsters have done a great job at filling in for the regulars, but with the regulars getting healthy it is only a matter of time until they are sent back down.

Reaction: HBO 24/7 Red Wings/Leafs Episode 2 - Winging it in Motown

A much better episode of 24/7 and liked Babcock telling Tatar not to hang his head in defeat, shows the mark of a true leader.

Wings’ Stephen Weiss to have hernia surgery, miss eight weeks - The Detroit News

Make no mistake, losing Weiss hurts the Red Wings.

Nyquist expected to return Monday - Red Wings Front

Abdelkader and Helm could return as well, which would be a huge boost to a team that is currently rolling well.

Red Wings’ Mike Babcock tells HBO: ‘Get out of here’ - USA Today

Babcock was not happy and wanted to protect his players from the distraction of the cameras before the “talk” between periods. I have no issue with Babcock doing this, but I am sure HBO and the NHL might.

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