Two-Time Stanley Cup Champion Joins Detroit on One-Year Deal
The Detroit Red Wings have signed center Brad Richards to a one-year contract. In accordance with club policy, additional details will not be disclosed.
A veteran of 1,058 NHL games, Richards spent the 2014-15 campaign with the Chicago Blackhawks, picking up 37 points (12-25-37) in 76 regular-season games and adding 14 points (3-11-14) in 23 postseason appearances to help the Blackhawks win their third Stanley Cup in the past six seasons. Detroit Red Wings, News, Schedule and Seating.
… Veteran Defenseman Has Produced 360 Points over 575-Game NHL Career …
The Detroit Red Wings have signed free agent defenseman Mike Green to a three-year contract. In accordance with club policy, additional details will not be disclosed.
Green, 29, has spent his entire NHL career with the Washington Capitals, picking up 360 points (113-247-360) in 575 career games. He has totaled 345 points (110-235-345) since the start of the 2007-08 season, making him the NHL’s second-highest scoring defenseman in that span behind only Chicago’s Duncan Keith.
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Little Caesars Amateur Hockey and Legacy Global Sports today announced the Little Caesars Amateur Hockey League “Challenge Series” tournaments, designed to give participating boys and girls teams at the AA & A levels an opportunity to compete in a tournament against opponents from across North America. Continue reading… In Play! Magazine – Sports News n Views.
June 30, 2015 – The Tigers host the Pittsburgh Pirates for a three-game series (June 30-July 2) and will finish up the homestand with a three-game weekend series against the Toronto Blue Jays (July 3-5). Tuesday’s, Wednesday’s and Friday’s games are scheduled for 7:08 p.m., while Thursday’s, Saturday’s and Sunday’s games start at 1:08 p.m. Detroit Tigers, News, Schedule and Seating.
Lidstrom and Pronger Automatic!
The Hockey Hall of Fame inducts four players per year so here are some other possible candidates:
Sergei Fedorov (IPM guess)
Mark Recchi (IPM guess)
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While the Preview Center will be used for a wide range of events, the primary use for the next 24 months is to tell The District Detroit and Events Center story to a wide variety of potential investors, sponsors and suite and season ticket holders. Driving effective retail, office and residential leasing through the Preview Center will support the positive economic impact of these developments for Detroit and Michigan. In Play! Magazine – Sports News n Views.
Saarijarvi, Van Pottelberghe, Pearson, Holway and Marsh Selected
June 27, 2015 – The Detroit Red Wings today made five selections during the season day of the 2015 NHL Entry Draft at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla. Detroit used its first pick of the day by adding defenseman Vili Saarijarvi in the third round (73rd overall) and later added goaltender Joren Van Pottelberghe (fourth round/110th overall), center Chase Pearson (fifth round/140th overall), defenseman Patrick Holway (sixth round/170th overall) and left wing Adam Marsh (seventh round/200th overall). Detroit Red Wings, News, Schedule and Seating.