Tag: Red Wings

IS THIS FINALLY KOPECKY'S YEAR

It’s taken Tomas Kopecky a long time to get here. Injuries hampered his career at the start.  A second round draft pick of the Detroit Red Wings, Kopecky was healthy enough to play only 48 games in 2003-04 and 2004-05 in the American Hockey League.  When he finally made it to “The Apple” full-time in... Read more »

HAWKS NOT EXPERIENCING HANGOVER

The term “Stanley Cup hangover” is a misnomer.   “Staney Cup drain” might be better, because that’s what it is.   It takes an enormous emotional and physically toll to win an NHL championship.  The hard part about the following season is summoning the same level of passion and physical intensity … every night.No team has... Read more »