Originally written on Kukla's Korner  |  Last updated 11/19/14
DET (17-9-1) host the soaring Jets (13-11-4), who have won eight of their last 11, tonight at JLA.  The Wings are nearly unbeatable at the Joe this season, their 11-2-1 (.821) home-mark lead the league.  DET have been getting great production from their #2 line since moving Filppula and Hudler up alongside Zetterberg.  Filppula has six goals and three assists in his past six full games.  Zetterberg has 10 points (two goals, eight assists) in his past nine games, after struggling much of the season. Hudler has picked up eight points (two goals, six assists) in eight games. Babock praised Hudler’s game:  “I thought Hudler has been real good this last little bit.  I thought he was real good in St. Louis (Tuesday), maybe as good a game as he’s had in a long time.”  Interestingly, Zetterberg’s comments on Hudler were more cautious:  “He’s got an opportunity to play a little more and he’s been taking advantage of it. Right now he’s doing the right things.” The Red Wings have won ei
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