Class Action Settlement for NHL GameCenter LIVE and NHL Center Ice Purchasers Means Special Benefits Available – Click Here to Find Out More
 
2015 NHL Draft

Red Wings goal songs at a glance

Saturday, 05.30.2009 / 12:21 PM / News

Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -Some player-specific songs Red Wings DJ T. Campbell plays after Detroit scores a goal at Joe Louis Arena:

---

-song from "Zorba the Greek" in honor of Chelios' Greek heritage.

---

-techno version of the traditional Russian folk song "Kalinka"; Datsyuk is from Russia.

---

-"Warm It Up," by Kris Kross, with its refrain of "Warm it up, Kris."

---

-the standard "Happy Wanderer," which repeats the word "Valderee."

---

-the old cowboy song "Mule Train"; Franzen's nickname is "Mule."

---

-"Baby Got Back," by Sir Mix-A-Lot; Holmstrom is known for backing his backside into the goalie to block his view of the puck.

---

-the kids' song "Happy Happy Joy Joy"; Hudler's nickname is "Happy."

---

-"I Can't Drive 55," by Sammy Hagar; Kronwall wears jersey number No. 55.

---

-"American Boy," by Estelle (featuring Kanye West); Lebda is from Illinois and one of only a handful of U.S. born Red Wings.

---

-"Eighteen," by Alice Cooper; Maltby wears jersey No. 18.

---

-dialogue from "The Wizard of Oz": "Do not arouse the wrath of the great and powerful Oz."

---

-"Jump Around", by House of Pain; Rafalski attended the University of Wisconsin, and the student section at Badger football games goes crazy when the song is played.

---

-"Rock and Roll, Pt. 2," by Gary Glitter; the favorite of sports arenas everywhere plays at the Joe, and the crowd substitutes "Hank" for "Hey" during the chorus.

Quote of the Day

I would definitely love to play with him. He's a skilled player and over the years he definitely has shown that he can score a lot of goals. I think it would work out well.

— Montreal Canadiens forward Alex Galchenyuk on Alexander Semin