Oilers: Holland Makes an Impact on Deadline Day

The Edmonton Oilers were busy on trade deadline day, bolstering their roster in an attempt to make a run at the Stanley Cup. General manager Ken Holland started Sunday night by acquiring defenceman Mike Green, then added forwards Andreas Athanasiou and Tyler Ennis on Monday. Athanasiou is being lauded for his speed – and rightlyContinue reading “Oilers: Holland Makes an Impact on Deadline Day”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Detroit Red Wings

As the 2019-2020 regular season kicks off, Steve Yzerman will be the general manager of the Detroit Red Wings. It’s a homecoming for the former general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning, who spent his entire NHL career in Hockeytown and is replacing the mighty Ken Holland. Holland had been the only GM of theContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Detroit Red Wings”

What Went Wrong: Detroit Red Wings

2018-2019 was, unsurprisingly, another bad season for the Detroit Red Wings. The club finished seventh in the Atlantic Division and 14th in the Eastern Conference. The Red Wings finished up with a 32-40-10 record. To their credit, they did manage seven wins in their last 10 games. That’s…something. But by missing the playoffs for theContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Detroit Red Wings”