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  1. If Kings win, Drew Doughty is the MVP

    Craig Custance

    Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock was having a phone conversation with Bobby Orr when the conversation shifted to defensemen, and just how critical having a great one is to winning a championship. Championship teams need a goalie who makes save...

    Blog | June 11, 2014
  2. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup finals: Top 10 Stanley Cup finals in the l...

    Craig Custance

    The Kings-Rangers series is such a doozy that it prompted us to rank the top 10 series from the past 20 years. ESPN The Magazine's Craig Custance takes it on.

    Story | Conversation | June 08, 2014
  3. Galchenyuk still working on his game

    Craig Custance

    The other goals that Montreal Canadiens center Alex Galchenyuk mentioned as standouts in his career certainly were prettier. For instance, his shootout goal that helped Team USA win the bronze last year in the World Championships. Legend has it...

    Blog | May 23, 2014
  4. Penguins could target Mike Babcock

    Craig Custance

    With coach Dan Bylsma facing a very uncertain future in Pittsburgh, there is one coach who should lead the wish list for Pittsburgh Penguins fans if the ax does fall. Mike Babcock -- the ultimate hire. The Detroit Red Wings' coach has two Olymp...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  5. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: The Detroit Red Wings need more ...

    Craig Custance

    The Red Wings need more from Johan Franzen, both on and off the ice, writes ESPN The Magazine's Craig Custance.

    Story | Conversation | April 25, 2014
  6. Jonas Gustavsson will remain in goal for Red Wings

    Craig Custance

    With their season on the line, the Red Wings are turning to backup goalie Jonas Gustavsson for the second consecutive game.

    Story | Conversation | April 25, 2014
  7. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: Detroit Red Wings' magic runs ou...

    Craig Custance

    The Red Wings were poised to write a memorable story with the return of Henrik Zetterberg, but the Bruins were too good to let that happen, writes ESPN The Magazine's Craig Custance.

    Story | Conversation | April 24, 2014
  8. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: Detroit Red Wings captain Henrik...

    Craig Custance

    Detroit Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg is in a tough position: come back before he's completely comfortable or watch his team get manhandled by the Bruins, writes ESPN The Magazine's Craig Custance.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2014
  9. Examining Datsyuk vs. Bergeron

    Craig Custance

    The shift to Detroit was supposed to free up Pavel Datsyuk. Get him away from Patrice Bergeron and allow him to work his magic. Game 3 of the first-round playoff series between the Boston Bruins and Detroit Red Wings, however, turned out to be les...

    Blog | April 23, 2014
  10. Henrik Zetterberg practices with Detroit Red Wings, may play in G...

    Craig Custance

    Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg is active for Thursday night's Game 4 after participating Wednesday in what he called his first full practice in months.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2014
  11. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: Boston Bruins establish dominanc...

    Craig Custance

    If you watched only the first period of Boston's 3-0 win over Detroit on Tuesday night, you'd have a hard time imagining the Bruins losing another game in this postseason, writes ESPN The Magazine's Craig Custance.

    Story | Conversation | April 22, 2014
  12. NHL playoffs -- Daniel Alfredsson of Detroit Red Wings out for Ga...

    Craig Custance

    Detroit Red Wings veteran forward Daniel Alfredsson won't be in the lineup Tuesday for Game 3 of Detroit's first-round series against the Boston Bruins.

    Story | Conversation | April 22, 2014
  13. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: Detroit Red Wings won't be takin...

    Craig Custance

    In the wake of Zdeno Chara laughing off Brendan Smith, the Red Wings are determined not to take the bait and play their game, writes ESPN The Magazine's Craig Custance.

    Story | Conversation | April 21, 2014
  14. NHL -- 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs -- Playoffs are the next step in...

    Craig Custance

    Gustav Nyquist has adjusted and improved throughout his career, and, after helping propel the Red Wings to the playoffs, he's ready to take another step in the postseason, writes Craig Custance.

    Story | Conversation | April 17, 2014
  15. Ranking the postseason forward groups

    Craig Custance

    With the playoff matchups set and the countdown to the playoffs officially underway, we're ranking all 16 playoff teams by position. Up first, we'll rank the forward groups. Note that the Corsi stats are courtesy of ExtraSkater.com, while the other s...

    Blog | April 14, 2014
  16. Improving the NHL playoff format

    Craig Custance

    When the question was first posed to fans, the response from many was natural: Why fix something that's perfect? NHL playoff hockey is as good a product as there is. A playoff hockey game is better than anything played in March on college basketba...

    Blog | April 11, 2014