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Johan Franzen spent Monday nursing his ankle after a blocked shot, but he was on the ice for the optional morning skate and said he's ready to play. Joey MacDonald will be in goal.
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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...
When Red Wings forward Johan Franzen hit the ice at Joe Louis Arena on Sunday for an optional morning skate, someone else went to work on his locker stall.
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.
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 Red Wings have finally started to embrace a record they've been chasing. Detroit equaled an NHL mark with its 20th straight win at home, beating the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 on Sunday night thanks to Johan Franzen's tiebreaking goal early in the third period along with timely defense and saves.
The Detroit Red Wings equaled an NHL record with their 20th consecutive win at home, beating the Philadelphia Flyers, 4-3, on the strength of Johan Franzen's tiebreaking goal early in the third period.
Joey MacDonald will get his fifth NHL start of the season when the Red Wings try for their 21st straight home win Tuesday. (Photo by Dave Reginek)
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Yes, Joey MacDonald has done a great job filling in for the Detroit Red Wings and Jimmy Howard's absence. Having said this, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports Jimmy Howard should be back between the pipes for the Detroit Red Wings on the weekend.This is great news, for fantasy hockey owners who invested in Jimmy Howard in cash leagues like myself. Reactivating...
20 straight wins at home. The record has been tied. I would argue that these 20 straight were harder to come by due to the parity in the NHL these days. Then again, all those shootout wins... But wins are wins and we have seen 20 straight at home.Jump for the recap:
Joey MacDonald made the saves he needed to make when he needed to make them. That's what backup goalies do...
In a time span of roughly 2 minutes when I was browsing for, erm... blogging content, the Red Wings scored two goals (one a much needed slump buster by Henrik Zetterberg). After that, the Wings were on cruise control as they won their NHL record 21st straight game at home. Check the highlights below for more on tonight's historic win.
As spiffy as Joey MacDonald...
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...
The Detroit Red Wings are on the brink of NHL history, but they claim they're not giving it much attention.
Perhaps its fitting that their current goaltender is used to being overlooked.
Journeyman Joey MacDonald is expected to be in net again when the league-leading Red Wings go for a record 21st straight home win Tuesday night against the Dallas Stars.
With 20 consecutive...
The Detroit Red Wings made NHL history Tuesday night, breaking the record for consecutive home wins by getting their 21st home win in a row. The record had previously been held by both the 1929-1930 Boston Bruins and the 1975-1976 Philadelphia Flyers. During the streak, the Red Wings outscored their visitors 84-31.With just a few minutes left in what would be a 3-1 victory over the...