Tomas Tatar RUMORS & NEWS

  • Season struggles frustrate Wings’ Tatar, Nyquist

    Detroit News "They’ve heard it all — the criticism, disappointment and negativity. Tomas Tatar and Gustav Nyquist were expected to take on larger roles for the Red Wings this season. They were going score more goals, helping to alleviate the pressure on Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk. Instead,..." April 27

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    The Wheel Deal @Bill_Roose

    Tomas Tatar is late scratch tonight for the #RedWings. The #Blues only have five defensemen tonight. Gunnarsson not available; Parayko ill.

  • Red Wings' Tatar an emerging talent in second season "Mike Babcock is tougher on forward Tomas Tatar than he is on any other player. That's because the Detroit Red Wings coach thinks Tatar, who's 24 and in his second full NHL season, has so much potential. "As long as he keeps working on his details and is committed to doing it all the time,..." February 11

  • Tatar begins to provide some offense for Red Wings

    Detroit News "Tomas Tatar felt his goal-scoring was going to come around, he simply needed a lucky bounce, or a fluke play, and the tide would turn a positive way. Tatar kept saying it while scoring only one goal in the season's first nine games. But a goal Friday against Los Angeles led to another one..." November 03

  • Detroit Red Wings' Tomas Tatar: 'I've got to go home and say last bye to my dad'

    Detroit Free Press "Tomas Tatar found comfort in hockey and his Red Wings family. Over the past week, he has gone from the thrill of being named to the Slovakian Olympic team to the devastation of losing his father, followed by two emotional games in southern California, the first of which saw Tatar honor his..." January 13

  • Red Wings' Tomas Tatar to play on top-two line, looking to score some goals as team's 'sniper'

    Michigan Live "Tomas Tatar has waited patiently for the opportunity to play on one of the top two lines, which the confident young forward believes he deserves. His time has come. The Detroit Red Wings need more offense, and one of the changes they made Friday was placing Tatar among their top six forwards..." October 26

  • Red Wings' Tomas Tatar 'strong on the puck' vs. Sharks

    Detroit Free Press "Tomas Tatar bursts with energy enthusiasm and eagerness to be a Red Wings regular. He got his second shot at making inroads toward an NHL career Monday night getting a spot on the third line as the Wings hosted the San Jose Sharks at Joe Louis Arena. Tatar had one of the better chances of the..." October 22

  • Nyquist, Tatar battle to remain on Wings roster

    Detroit News "Gustav Nyquist and Tomas Tatar don’t have much to prove in Grand Rapids. Each impressed the Red Wings during stints with the team last season. And they did the same in Grand Rapids — Nyquist had 60 points in 58 games led all playoff scorers with 16 goals in 24 games and was the Calder Cup..." September 14

  • Tomas Tatar among rookies taking advantage of opportunity with Detroit Red Wings this season

    Michigan Live "Injuries to more than a dozen Detroit Red Wings provided an opportunity for Tomas Tatar and the rookie forward isn't letting it go to waste. Tatar leads the Red Wings rookies with seven points in 14 games – Damien Brunner isn't considered a rookie – after scoring Detroit's lone goal in Sunday's..." March 04

  • Red Wings' Tomas Tatar may get net-front chance on power play

    Detroit Free Press "Tomas Tatar is excited about his new role on the Red Wings, even if his coach is cautious. The Wings spent much of Monday's practice working on their power play, hoping it'll pay off tonight against the Predators at Bridgestone Arena. The Wings won't have top-six forward Johan Franzen available..." February 19