SUNRISE, FL - JUNE 26:  Evgeny Svechnikov poses after being selected 19th overall by the Detroit Red Wings in the first round of the 2015 NHL Draft at BB&T Center on June 26, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Red Wings Draft Russian C Evgeny Svechnikov In First Round

The Detroit Red Wings added some size to their squad on Friday, drafting 6-foot-2, 200 pound Russian center Evgeny Svechnikov with the 19th pick in the NHL Draft.

97.1 The Ticket–06/27/2015

Tampa Bay Lightning v Detroit Red Wings - Game Three

Pavel Datsyuk Undergoes Ankle Surgery; Will Be Re-Evaluated In 3 Months

Detroit Red Wings star center Pavel Datsyuk will miss time this offseason while he recovers from ankle surgery, the team announced Friday.

97.1 The Ticket–06/26/2015

Connor McDavid #97 of Team Orr skates during the 2015 BMO CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game against Team Cherry at the Meridian Centre on January 22, 2015 in St Catharines, Ontario, Canada.  (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

McDavid’s NHL Draft Moment – Going No. 1 – Finally Is Here

There’s no mystery, no drama, no guessing about what will happen when the Edmonton Oilers make the first pick in Friday night’s NHL draft.

97.1 The Ticket–06/25/2015

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Red Wings Announce 2015-16 Schedule

The Detroit Red Wings today announced their 2015-16 schedule for the team’s 90th year in the National Hockey League.

97.1 The Ticket–06/25/2015

Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings wait for linesman Scott Driscoll #68 to drop the puck during a face-off against the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on March 19, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. The Panthers defeated the Red Wings 3-1. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Henrik Zetterberg Wins King Clancy Memorial Trophy

The award recognizes the NHL player who best exemplifies leadership qualities on and off the ice and has made a noteworthy humanitarian contribution in his community.

97.1 The Ticket–06/24/2015

PITTSBURGH - JUNE 09:  Chris Chelios #24 of the Detroit Red Wings against the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game Six of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals at the Mellon Arena on June 9, 2009 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Red Wings Name Assistant Coaches

Chris Chelios will expand his current role with the team and join the coaching staff, Dave Noel-Bernier has been hired as video coach and Jim Bedard will return for his 19th season as goaltending coach.

97.1 The Ticket–06/23/2015

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 3:  Nathan Paetsch #38 of the Buffalo Sabres looks on against the New Jersey Devils at Continental Airlines Arena on February 3, 2007 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Devils won 3-2. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Grand Rapids Griffins Player Pleads Guilty To Role In Gambling Ring

Nathan Paetsch’s contract with the Detroit Red Wings’ AHL affiliate, the Grand Rapids Griffins, ends at the end of this year and the two sides are discussing an extension, Red Wings assistant general manager Ryan Martin said.

CBS Detroit–06/22/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 16:  Interim coach Todd Nelson of the Edmonton Oilers on the bench during the NHL game against the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena on December 16, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Oilers 2-1 in overtime.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Todd Nelson Named Head Coach Of Griffins

The Detroit Red Wings on Friday named Todd Nelson as the new head coach of the Grand Rapids Griffins.

97.1 The Ticket–06/19/2015

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 15: The Chicago Blackhawks pose with the Stanley Cup after defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning by a score of 2-0 in Game Six to win the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Final at the United Center on June 15, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Newspaper Declares The ‘Chicago Bears’ Won The Stanley Cup [PHOTO]

Imagine if the Red Wings would have won the Stanley Cup and the paper read the Detroit Lions won the Stanley Cup. Heck, some Detroiters would be overjoyed just that the Lions won something in the post-season.

97.1 The Ticket–06/17/2015

Crews have removed more than 225,000 cubic yards of soil as part of construction of the new Detroit Red Wings arena. (Photo by Edward Cardenas)

How Low Can It Go? New Red Wings Arena To ‘Set The Standard’ For Fan Experience

The deep bowl will also allow the facility to be 20 percent lower than typical arenas, officials said.

CBS Detroit–06/17/2015