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”

Islanders: Trotz’s Plan is Working on Long Island

Expectations are funny. Just ask the New York Islanders, who were supposed to fall apart this season with their hero gone off to wherever it is Drake’s supposed to be from. But now it’s January and it’s a whole new year and the Islanders are, well, doing fine. They’re fourth in the Metropolitan Division aheadContinue reading “Islanders: Trotz’s Plan is Working on Long Island”