Category Archives: Detroit Red Wings

My Stamkos

There are two important facts you should probably know about me. First, ¬†Steven Stamkos is my favorite hockey player, and second, I can’t stand the Detroit Red Wings. Those two factoids seem like separate, random items, no? ¬†They used to … Continue reading

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Lightning on Top (of Detroit!)

After watching the Lightning lose miserably one too many times (and trust me, my tolerance for watching them lose has developed painfully high threshholds over time), I finally gave up and haven’t even checked their standings in quite a while. … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Champs!

Ladies and gentlemen, your 2008 Stanley Cup champions! I must admit to only watching a few measly minutes of the first period, and I will write “I am a hockey slacker” one hundred times and vow to do better next … Continue reading

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Oh, COME ON!

Triple overtime? And Detroit still hasn’t won already? OK, Detroit, let’s have a heart-to-heart. I don’t even like you, as my heart is true to a certain fumbling, tripping, embarrassing team from Tampa, but I buried the hatchet to root … Continue reading

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3 Down, 1 To Go…

The Red Wings came out of whatever stupor they were under that allowed the Penguins to win the other night, and they are now 3-1 in the playoffs. They can finish off the Penguins in game #5 on Monday, and … Continue reading

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Detroit

I didn’t catch Game #3, so imagine my disappointment when I clicked over to NHL.com, hoping to read how Detroit crushed Pittsburgh, chewed them up, and spit them out…and instead read that Pittsburgh won 3-2! Please tell me this is … Continue reading

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Ooh, That’s Got to Sting

Two shut-outs in a row! What’s the matter, Pittsburgh Pretty Boys? What happened to Sidney’s magic touch? It sure wasn’t racking up any points or stopping any Red Wing pucks. I’d like to see 2 more shut-outs and just wrap … Continue reading

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