Pavel Datsyuk RUMORS & NEWS

  • Wings focus on scoring to make their move in East

    Detroit News "Looking tanned and rested, the Red Wings returned to practice Monday ready for the rest of what should be an interesting second half of the season. The Red Wings are five points behind division-leading Florida — yet only three points ahead of New Jersey and Pittsburgh, which are tied for the..." February 02

  • Red Wings’ Datsyuk regains his form

    Detroit News "Several weeks ago, when Pavel Datsyuk was getting on the scoresheet infrequently and still getting over offseason ankle surgery, there was concern. Was Datsyuk, at age 37, finally beginning to show his age? Was this beginning of the end of a Hall of Fame career? Not so quick. All the..." January 19

  • Red Wings' Datsyuk to make season debut vs. Sharks "The San Jose Sharks and Detroit Red Wings split their two games last season, with each team winning on the road. Luke Glendening scored with 1:15 remaining in Detroit's 3-2 win on Feb. 26. Patrick Marleau scored two third period goals and had an assist in a 6-4 win on March 26. Marleau had three..." November 13

  • Red Wings' Datsyuk could make season debut Friday "Detroit Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk could make his season debut Friday against the San Jose Sharks, coach Jeff Blashill told the Red Wings website Tuesday. Datsyuk had surgery June 26 to repair a ruptured tendon in his right ankle. The initial prognosis was for him to return in the middle..." November 10

  • Pavel Datsyuk practices with team for first time; still looking at same timeline for return

    Michigan Live "Pavel Datsyuk said he was getting bored skating by himself for two weeks, so he was happy to join his Detroit Red Wings teammates on the ice Monday – even if it was just for half the practice. "Feels better than when I started skating, but it's hard to keep good pace," Datsyuk said. "Team..." October 26

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    Helene St. James @HeleneStJames

    Pavel Datsyuk doing high-intensity foot/leg work outside Wings room. Not expected back before Nov., but going hard at rehab. #RedWings

  • Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk can begin skating in two weeks, on schedule in recovery from ankle surgery

    Michigan Live "Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk can begin skating in two weeks, general manager Ken Holland said. Datsyuk saw Dr. Robert Anderson Thursday in Charlotte, N.C., and was told he is on schedule in his recovery from ankle surgery on June 26." September 25

  • Detroit Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk 'on schedule' as he rehabs following ankle surgery

    Michigan Live "Detroit Red Wings trainer Piet Van Zant went to see Pavel Datsyuk last week "at some place warm" and liked what he saw, general manager Ken Holland said. Datsyuk is rehabbing from surgery on June 26 for ruptured tendons in his right ankle. "Piet WATCHED him work out, told me he's in good..." August 25

  • Pavel Datsyuk could be out until November

    Yahoo! Sports "Detroit Red Wings star Pavel Datsyuk had surgery in late June after rupturing tendons in his right ankle on a blocked shot. His agent, Gary Greenstin, said he would be back by the start of the season. Gary Greenstin is not, as last check, a surgeon. So Datsyuk will potentially miss the..." July 20

  • With Datsyuk out, Red Wings unlikely to buy out Weiss

    Detroit Free Press "Off-season surgery for Pavel Datsyuk renders it further unlikely the Red Wings will buy out Stephen Weiss. The window to do so closes Tuesday. Weiss hasn't performed as expected since joining the Wings on a five-year, $24.5-million deal in 2013, but the reasons to give him one more season..." June 29

  • Report: Red Wings' Datsyuk could miss start of season after ankle surgery

    The Score "The Detroit Red Wings could start 2015-16 behind the eight ball. Star center Pavel Datsyuk, who underwent offseason ankle surgery, isn't expected back until early November, according to Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press. Originally believed to be out for only four-to-six weeks,..." June 29

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    Ansar Khan @AnsarKhanMLive

    Babcock said he expects Datsyuk to play. He will use Zetterberg on the wing with Datsyuk and Helm.

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    Ansar Khan @AnsarKhanMLive

    Datsyuk confirms he's not ready. Feeling better but not good enough to play. Hoping for Saturday.

  • Wings' Pavel Datsyuk back on ice, but return unknown

    Detroit News "There was a welcome teammate skating Monday morning at Red Wings practice. Pavel Datsyuk was there on the ice, getting ready. Now, Datsyuk didn't do much. He pretty much was left on his own, stickhandling or going one-on-one on goaltenders Jimmy Howard or Petr Mrazek. But the fact..." March 23

  • Wings' Datsyuk (back) skipping two-game Florida trip

    Detroit Free Press "The Detroit Red Wings will head south for games against the Florida Panthers and Tampa Bay Lightning without star center Pavel Datsyuk. But they'll likely have Darren Helm back on the ice. Datsyuk will not make the trip, Wings coach Mike Babcock said at practice today. "(He's) got a lower..." March 18

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    Helene St. James @HeleneStJames

    Daniel Cleary in for Datsyuk tonight

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    Ansar Khan @AnsarKhanMLive

    Babcock said Datsyuk making trip to Columbus. Doesn't know if he'll play. Same groin issue.

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    Chris Kuc @ChrisKuc

    Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk will be in the lineup vs. #Blackhawks tonight.

  • Red Wings’ Datsyuk fast on his feet after injury

    Detroit Free Press "When he steps on a sheet of ice, Pavel Datsyuk to this day thinks about his childhood in Russia. It’s that effervescent joy that has helped keep him such a dazzling talent, even as he has entered what passes for middle age among professional athletes. Datsyuk notched his third straight..." November 03

  • Red Wings work to add punch, Datsyuk to offense

    Detroit News "The Red Wings didn't get back to Detroit until after 2 a.m. Wednesday following a 2-1 overtime loss in Montreal, so instead of the scheduled on-ice practice, coach Mike Babcock gathered his players for a little chalk talk. "I wanted to clear up a lot in our game," Babcock said. "We had a..." October 23

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    Helene St. James @HeleneStJames

    Pavel Datsyuk playing tonight

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    Helene St. James @HeleneStJames

    Pavel Datsyuk said he'll decide after Tuesday morning skate if he's playing at Montreal. #RedWings

  • Pavel Datsyuk to miss Red Wings' opener

    Detroit News "Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (shoulder) practiced Wednesday but will not play in Thursday's regular-season opener against Boston. Datysuk separated his shoulder Sept. 22 in the exhibition opener against Chicago and was projected to be out a month. He has begun skating with the team but is..." October 09

  • Website predicts Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk will retire after season and give up $15 million

    Michigan Live "Is this Pavel Datsyuk's final season with the Detroit Red Wings? Bleacher Report apparently thinks so. Despite having two more years remaining on his contract at $7.5 million per season, the website has Datsyuk among its "10 productive players most likely to retire after the 2014-15 season."..." October 03

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    Helene St. James @HeleneStJames

    Per Ken Holland, #RedWings Pavel Datsyuk 2nd degree R shoulder separation. Out 2-4 weeks depending healing process.

  • Detroit Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk out 4 weeks with injury

    Detroit Free Press "Here we go again: The NHL season hasn't even started, but when it does, the Detroit Red Wigns will be without their most dynamic player. General manager Ken Holland told the Free Press today that center Pavel Datsyuk will miss around four weeks because of a second-degree separation to his right..." September 24

  • Pavel Datsyuk hurts shoulder in Red Wings' 2-1 preseason victory over Pittsburgh Penguins

    Michigan Live "Tomas Tatar and Pavel Datsyuk scored power-play goals Monday while goaltenders Jimmy Howard and Petr Mrazek blanked the Pittsburgh Penguins during the final two periods as the Detroit Red Wings opened the preseason with a 2-1 victory at Consol Energy Center. Datsyuk, who drew an assist on..." September 23

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    Ansar Khan @AnsarKhanMLive

    Pavel Datsyuk said he'll have an MRI on shoulder, likely on Wednesday. Doesn't seem to think it's serious. Estimated he'd be out a week.

  • Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk feeling healthy, comfortable on ice again

    Detroit News "He’s 36 now, certainly not a kid anymore, but Pavel Datsyuk loves to crack a joke or make somebody laugh just as much as he did when he was rookie over a decade ago. When Datysuk spoke with beat writers for the first time this season Tuesday, he was in his usual playful mood. He joked about..." September 10

  • Wings to move Darren Helm to wing on Pavel Datsyuk's line due to depth at center

    Michigan Live "Nowhere did injuries hurt the Detroit Red Wings more in 2013-14 than at center. At one point, the four centers they used to start the season were out at the same time (Pavel Datsyuk, Stephen Weiss, Darren Helm and Joakim Andersson), in addition to Henrik Zetterberg, who moved back and forth..." September 04

  • Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk returns Friday; 'I forget I'm a hockey player'

    Detroit News "At times this season, Pavel Datsyuk has had to remind himself exactly what he does. He'll finally get an opportunity to ply his craft Friday when the Red Wings host the Sabres. Datsyuk, who has been bothered by an inflamed knee, hasn't played since Feb. 27, and played four games total since..." April 03

  • Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk aims for Wednesday return

    Detroit News "Maybe Wednesday, maybe Friday. One of these games coming up, Pavel Datsyuk sounds like he’s returning to the Red Wings’ lineup. Datsyuk is going to skate Wednesday morning and he’s pointing toward returning later that night against the Boston Bruins. Which came as news Tuesday to coach Mike..." April 02

  • Daniel Alfredsson, Pavel Datsyuk both out for Detroit Red Wings tonight

    Detroit Free Press "Pavel Datsyuk isn't returning, and Daniel Alfredsson isn't playing, either. What hope there had been within the Detroit Red Wings' dressing room was deflated when Datsyuk came in after today’s morning skate and didn't hesitate when asked whether he would play this evening. "No," Datsyuk..." April 02

  • Pavel Datsyuk returning to Detroit Red Wings this week, but which day?

    Detroit Free Press "Pavel Datsyuk was back to tormenting Detroit Red Wings teammates with his puck-thieving skills — and could be back doing the same to opponents as early as Wednesday. Following a 40-minute practice today at Joe Louis Arena, Datsyuk said he'll be a "game-time decision," against the Boston Bruins..." April 01

  • Pavel Datsyuk resumes skating, Wings GM says he looked good

    CBS Sports "Just when the Detroit Red Wings are making a big push for the playoffs with a depleted roster they got some encouraging bit of news; Pavel datsyuk is getting closer to a return. On Monday the Red Wings star, who was shut down just after the Olympics for an ongoing knee issue, tweeted that he..." March 25

  • Wings shut down Pavel Datsyuk for 3-4 weeks; surgery not in play yet

    Detroit News "Already without Henrik Zetterberg, the Red Wings now are going to be without Pavel Datsyuk. General manager Ken Holland said Wednesday after the trade deadline passed that the Red Wings will shut Datsyuk down for three to four weeks because of an inflamed knee. Holland said the decision was..." March 06

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    Detroit Red Wings @DetroitRedWings

    "Right now, there's no surgery for Pavel...we're gonna shut him down and see where we're at in 3 weeks." - Ken Holland

  • Red Wings' Datsyuk day-to-day with 'knee issue' "Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard will get the start against New Jersey Devils veteran Martin Brodeur on Tuesday in a battle of teams jockeying for playoff position in the Eastern Conference. Howard, who is 1-1-0 with a 1.51 goals-against average and .933 save percentage in two career..." March 04

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    Ansar Khan @AnsarKhanMLive

    Holland said Datsyuk not playing tomorrow. He's day to day. Hoping he plays Thursday

  • Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk not feeling any healthier post-Olympics

    Detroit News "Pavel Datsyuk wasn’t feeling great before the Olympics began. And, evidently, he’s still not. Datsyuk, bothered with what’s believed to be a knee injury, said he’s not feeling any better despite playing in all four Olympic games for his home country, Russia, over the past two weeks. And,..." February 26

  • Red Wings' give Pavel Datsyuk gets a few days off before returning to Detroit

    Detroit Free Press "The Detroit Red Wings expect Pavel Datsyuk to be back at practice with them next week, and ready to play. When Henrik Zetterberg next will do so remains a question. Datsyuk's run at the Sochi Games ended Wednesday when Russia lost to Finland in the quarterfinals. Wings general manager Ken..." February 20

  • Pavel Datsyuk helps Russia survive: 'We feel OK' going into Finland matchup

    Detroit Free Press "Pavel Datsyuk spoke as what he is, the captain of a proud and determined team. Datsyuk, who regularly dazzles for the Detroit Red Wings, contributed three assists against Norway today, helping put his Russian team into a quarterfinal match against Finland on Wednesday. "After first few..." February 18

  • Pavel Datsyuk practices Tuesday, says he'll play in Russia's first game

    CBS Sports "We can step down on the Pavel Datsyuk watch for Team Russia, he's going to play. The drama kicked up about Datsyuk's availablity after the Russian coach said he might replace Datsyuk if he weren't completely healthy coming into the Olympic Games. That was only exascerbated when Datsyuk missed..." February 11

  • Pavel Datsyuk sits out Russian practice, Kovalchuk says he'll be fine

    CBS Sports "The status of Pavel Datsyuk for Russia's Olympic team remained in some question on Monday. After national coach Zinetula Bilyaletdinov said on Sunday that if Datsyuk weren't 100 percent, he could be replaced on the roster, everybody was awaiting Datsyuk's arrival in Sochi. That came on Monday..." February 10

  • Pavel Datsyuk could return to Red Wings lineup against Panthers

    Detroit News "Pavel Datsyuk hopes he is done watching games on television in the Red Wings locker room. “It’s frustrating to watch,” said Datsyuk, who hasn’t played since Jan. 1 but appears set to rejoin the lineup Thursday night in Florida. “It makes me more nervous. I can’t help the team in the locker room..." February 06

  • Pavel Datsyuk returns to lineup tonight: 'Sooner or later I needed to start'

    Michigan Live "Pavel Datsyuk has missed more than a month, so he’ll likely need some time to get up to speed. But just having him in the lineup will be a big boost for the Detroit Red Wings. Datsyuk will return tonight against the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center (7:30, Fox Sports Detroit). He has missed..." February 06

  • Wings' Henrik Zetterberg, Pavel Datsyuk out Tuesday

    Detroit News "The Red Wings will be without star forwards Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg on Tuesday when they visit the Philadelphia Flyers. But Jimmy Howard could be available — and Joakim Andersson, also. That’s where the injury list stands heading into the Flyers game, which will be important in..." January 28

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    Ansar Khan @AnsarKhanMLive

    The Wings placed Pavel Datsyuk on short-term IR to open a roster spot for Emmerton. Datsyuk can come off IR any time he's ready to play.

  • Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk named captain of Team Russia at Olympics

    Detroit Free Press "Two Detroit Red Wings will have the honor of captaining their national teams at the Sochi Games. Reports out of Russia quote hockey coach Zicoach Zinetula Bilyaletdinov as saying, "We have a candidate for the team’s captain who was agreed upon unanimously by the coaching staff – it is Pavel..." January 15

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    Ansar Khan @AnsarKhanMLive

    Datsyuk said he will be a game time decision. Said he felt better but not good enough.

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