Found January 25, 2012 on Miami Herald:
Owners of the longest home winning streak in the NHL since the mid-1970s, the Detroit Red Wings will try to post a third straight win on the road when they visit the Montreal Canadiens tonight at the Bell Centre.

Detroit’s Defense Could Look A Lot Different Next Season

If Brad Stuart decides to play closer to home and Nick Lidstrom decides to re****, two of their top 4 defensemen will have to be replaced. from Ansar Khan of Mlive, The Detroit Red Wings haven’t started contract talks with Brad Stuart because the defenseman hasn’t decided where his future lies—in Detroit or closer to his home on the West Coast. If it were strictly a hockey...

Nicklas Lidstrom Misses First Game In 213 Games After Airing Of NHL 36

NBC Sports featured Detroit Red Wings defenseman and captain Nicklas Lidstrom on "NHL 36" tonight before the Red Wings laid down to the Montreal Canadiens. It was every bit of awesome as Red Wings fans anticipated, following Lidstrom and the Wings around for 36 hours during one of their latest back-to-backs.  The invasive cameras from two weeks ago must...

Flu ends Wings D Lidstrom's games played streak

Nicklas Lidstrom's consecutive-games streak ended at 213 on Wednesday night when the Detroit Red Wings captain sat out against the Montreal Canadiens because of the flu. The 41-year-old defenseman practiced with his teammates earlier Wednesday, but was unable to play in the NHL's last game before the All-Star break. Lidstrom, an 11-time participant in the All-Star game...

Red Wings' winning streak ends in Montreal

MONTREAL (AP) -- David Desharnais had two goals and an assist, and the Montreal Canadiens ended Detroit's seven-game winning streak with a 7-2 victory over the Red Wings on Wednesday night. Alexei Emelin scored his first NHL goal, and Montreal scored four times in the opening period against Jimmy Howard, who will make his first NHL All-Star game appearance on Sunday in Ottawa...

Canadiens end Red Wings' 7-game winning streak

David Desharnais collected two goals and an assist and Erik Cole also had a three-point night as the Montreal Canadiens emphatically ended the Detroit Red Wings' seven-game winning streak with a 7-2 drubbing on Wednesday at the Bell Centre. Rene Bourque and Max Pacioretty recorded a goal and an assist, Tomas Plekanec also tallied and defenseman Alexei Emelin secured his first...

Puck Previews: Habs, Red Wings meet; Summit Series anniversary game?

Back by popular demand, here are your Puck Previews: Spotlighting the key games in NHL action, news and views as well as general frivolity. Make sure to stop back here for the nightly Three Stars when the games are finished. • If you were wondering what The Igloo in Pittsburgh currently looks like as they slowly bring the place down, here it is looking like one giant irritated...

Recap: Montreal vs. Detroit

The Detroit Red Wings probably wish their final game before the All-Star break took place at home, where they have won 17 straight.

Ticker: Steve Schrader: Lidstrom cool behind the scenes, too

As expected, it wasn't "Keeping Up with the Kardashians." But Wednesday's "NHL 36" took a nice behind-the-scenes look at Red Wings captain Nicklas Lidstrom. The show's cameras followed him for 36 hours last week, when the Wings had two games in two nights, including a trip to Dallas after the first game. We got glimpses of:

Detroit 3, St. Louis 1: Wings keep home cookin', win 17th straight at JLA

The Red Wings fought, hit, skated and scored Monday night to secure themselves a 17th straight victory at home.

Canadiens assign Andreas Engqvist to the Hamilton Bulldogs

Tweet PRESS RELEASE MONTREAL – The Montreal Canadiens announced Thursday that forward Andreas Engqvist has been assigned to t...

Canadiens' 7-2 win ends Red Wings' win streak at 7

David Desharnais had two goals and an assist, and the Montreal Canadiens ended Detroit's seven-game winning streak with a 7-2 victory over the Red Wings on Wednesday night.

Chara makes Datsyuk 1st pick of All-Star draft

Zdeno Chara went with offense in taking Detroit Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk with the No. 1 pick in the NHL All-Star draft. Daniel Alfredsson stuck closer to home, choosing Ottawa Senators defenseman and teammate Erik Karlsson with his club's first sel

Diaz, Hagelin joining rookies in Ottawa

Montreal Canadiens defenseman Raphael Diaz and New York Rangers forward Carl Hagelin will join their fellow rookies in Ottawa for All-Star weekend.
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