Category: Mike Babcock

Mike Babcock Hopes to Return Red Wings to Finals Despite Missing Out on Big Free Agents

Friday, January 18th, 2013

The Detroit Red Wings haven't made it any secret that they were going after big-name free agents Ryan Suter and Zach Parise, who eventually wound up with the Minnesota Wild. But now that the lockout is over and the season starts tomorrow, they can't be dwelling on that. The Red ...

Mike Babcock On Beating Phoenix Last Year In The Playoffs “I don’t think we taught them a lesson at all.”

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

In the words of Mike Babcock there are a lot of teams that come and go. There are only a handful of teams in the NHL that do it year-after-year, knocking on the door, striving for excellence. Babcock has taken pride in his Red Wings team knocking on the door ...

Mike Babcock: “We have got guys that care about winning and we believe we are a good team.”

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

The Detroit Red Wings, who currently sit atop the Central division but trail the top-seeded Canucks by nine points in the Western Conference, have overcome key injuries to Tomas Holmstrom, Brad Stuart, Dan Cleary, and Pavel Datsyuk this season, yet they keep winning and remain among one of the best ...

Canadian Hockey Coach Mike Babcock: “In the U.S., you’ve got 4 or 5 sports, but in Canada we have 1 sport, and we’re proud of that and we wanna be the best.”

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010

The Vancouver Olympics have come and gone. They began with tragedy and ended in triumphant celebration - particularly if you're Canadian. The men's gold medal game between the United States and Canada was the highlight of the Games. T.V. ratings were through the roof in the U.S. for the game, ...