Tag Archives: Nicklas Lidstrom

Lidstrom Retires After 20 NHL Seasons

It’s a very sad day in the hockey world as star defenseman, Nicklas Lidstrom is retiring.  Lidstrom, 42 years old, has played 20 seasons in the NHL, all for the Detroit Red Wings.  He has dominated the league in both … Continue reading

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Downie & Quincy Dealt in 3 Team Trade

The Tampa Bay Lightning acquired defenseman Kyle Quincy from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for forward Steve Downie.  The Lightning then traded Kyle Quincy to the Detroit Red Wings in exchange for defensive prospect Sebastien Piche and a 2012 1st … Continue reading

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Detroit to Host Toronto for 2013 Winter Classic

The NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced this morning that Detroit has been selected to host the next Winter Classic.  They will play the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday January 1, 2013.  History will be made at this game as it … Continue reading

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