Found February 13, 2012 on Star Telegram:
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Red Wings on brink of record streak

DETROIT -- Even when theyre on the verge of history, the Detroit Red Wings keep their emotions cool and their perspective on winning the next game. With a victory over the Dallas Star on Tuesday night at the Joe Louis Arena, the Wings will set the NHLs all-time record for consecutive home victories at 21. They currently share the record at 20 victories with the 1929-30 Boston...

Wings win record-setting 21st straight at home

DETROIT -- The NHL's playoff campaign slogan last year was "History will be made." Detroit Red Wings fans got to see a little history made during the regular season at Joe Louis Arena Tuesday night. With a 3-1 victory over the Dallas Stars, the Red Wings officially entered the record books with their 21st consecutive home victory. They are now 24-2-1 at the Joe this...

Red Wings tie league record with 20th consecutive home win

Johan Franzen snapped a tie 52 seconds into the third period as the Detroit Red Wings extended their home winning streak to an NHL record-tying 20 games with a 4-3 triumph over the Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday. Henrik Zetterberg recorded a goal and two assists while defenseman Niklas Kronwall and All-Star Pavel Datsyuk also scored for Detroit, which equaled the league mark for...

Red Wings secure NHL-record 21st straight home win

Henrik Zetterberg scored for the third time in four games and Joey MacDonald turned aside 20 shots as the Detroit Red Wings recorded their NHL-best 21st consecutive home victory on Tuesday with a 3-1 triumph over the Dallas Stars. Defenseman Brad Stuart and Jiri Hudler also scored for Detroit, which moved past the 1929-30 Boston Bruins and the 1975-76 Philadelphia Flyers for the...

Stars riding Ryder’s renewed scoring touch

As a hockey player, Michael Ryder has certainly been there and done that. From growing up in a small town in Newfoundland and then languishing in the East Coast Hockey League after being selected in the eighth round of the 1998 draft, to scoring...

Detroit vs Dallas: 21

Will history be made tonight? Can Detroit do what only two teams have done in the near 100 year history of the NHL?Find out at 7:30 pm on FSDClick the jump for more This is going to be short and sweet, as I will be attending the game tonight.Dallas is a very dangerous team. They may be on the cusp of making the playoffs, but Jamie Benn, Loui Eriksson and Michael Ryder are all...

Wings defenseman Jakub Kindl excited to play against childhood hero Jaromir Jaqr

Wings defenseman Jakub Kindl will need to be careful about what he has wished for when he faces childhood hero Jaromir Jagr.

Detroit Red Wings top Flyers, tie NHL record

After the Detroit Red Wings’ nail-biting 4-3 win last night against the Philadelphia Flyers, the NHL will have to add a name to its’ record book.  Look up the longest home winning streak in league history and a picture of the 2011-2012 Red Wings will now be there. The Wings join the 1929-30 Boston Bruins and the 1975-76 Flyers as the only teams to ever win 20 consecutive games...

History In Detroit

Joe Louis Arena has seen its share of history. With a 2-0 victory over the Stars the Red Wings added another page to the NHL record book by winning their 21st straight home game.

Red Wings teaching opponents tough lessons at Joe Louis Arena

The Red Wings know they've won a record-tying 20 straight games at Joe Louis Arena because a daily expanding contingent of reporters keeps telling them so. "It's you guys who keep track of this," said by player X to reporter Y, has become the motto of the moment.

Winning Draws an Emerging Part of Burish’s Game

Throughout his NHL career, Adam Burish has shown a knack for doing all those little things that might not show up on the score sheet, but are no less important to his team’s success. No matter whether he’s skating on the third or fou...

Red Wings match record with 20th straight home win

The Detroit Red Wings equaled an NHL record with their 20th straight win at home, beating the Philadelphia Flyers on the strength of Johan Franzen's tie-breaking goal.

StarGazing - February 14th vs. Detroit Red Wings

TUESDAY’S GAME: Dallas Stars (28-24-3, 59 points – 4th, Pacific Division) at Detroit Red Wings (38-17-2, 78 points – 1st, Central Division) ...

Wings tie NHL record, home streak now 20 (AP)

The Detroit Red Wings equaled an NHL record with their 20th straight win at home, beating the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 Sunday night on the strength of Johan Franzen's tiebreaking goal early in the third period. The league mark was set by the Boston Bruins during the 1929-30 season and matched by Philadelphia in 1976.
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