Detroit Red Wings

3rd Atlantic | 0-0
  • Goals For
    209 GF
  • Goals Against
    219 GA
  • Power Play %
    18.8 PP%
  • Penalty Kill %
    81.5 PK%
  • Penalty Mins
    724 PIM
  • ProHockeyTalk

    Vegas owner wants a ‘younger-oriented team’

    Whoever ends up coming to Las Vegas in the expansion draft or via free agency, the owner of the NHL’s newest team wants them to stay a while. “I’m twice this age, but I don’t want a bunch of 35- or 36-year-olds that play a couple years, and then they’re done,” Bill Foley told the Las Vegas Sun. “We’ll have some veterans on the team to help the younger guys, but we need to be a younger-oriented team.” General managers across the league are already scrambling to protect their rosters for June 20, 2017, when Las Vegas will pick its first 30 players. “Everything will be affected by that,” Columbus Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen said. “In every decision, we’ll have to take into consideration what

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    Payday! Preds ink Forsberg to six-year, $36 million extension

    Filip Forsberg has cashed in. Forsberg, Nashville’s budding 21-year-old star, has inked a six-year, $36 million extension with the Predators, one that will pay him $6M annually through 2022. It’s a significant bump in salary for the young Swede. Forsberg is coming off a three-year, entry-level deal that had an annual base salary of $925,000. “Filip is among the most skilled, dynamic talents we’ve ever had in the organization and is an integral part of our success for the next six years and beyond,” Preds GM David Poile said in a release. “While we have already seen his creativity, hockey sense and puck skills, he has yet to reach the peak of his abilities. “We have full confidence that he will