Month: April 2014

April Fools Day: Beware of the Pranksters

In every hockey locker room, there are pranksters. The Red Wings are no different. Two of the more popular goofs in recent history were Dino Ciccarelli and Kris Draper. Dino was a general prankster and Draper specialized in getting guys good on their birthday. He became known as the “birthday bandit.” Check some of the Red Wings’ work below:

Dino Ciccarelli:


Kris Draper, Patrick EavesChris Osgood:


Steve Yzerman even had his hand in a few pranks:


Brad May:


Finally, in this last video, Henrik Zetterberg pranks Pavel Datsyuk and Jiri Hudler while they were helping serve coffee for a “Hockeytown Thanks” promotion. Skip to the 1:00 mark.


Happy April Fools!