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Matchup: Detroit Red Wings vs. Calgary Flames
Venue: Scotiabank Saddledome; Calgary, Alberta
Time: 9:30 PM EST
Television: Detroit- FS-D+; Calgary- TSN
At this point of the season, each game is more critical than the last and so is each victory. That is why the Detroit Red Wings' (20-15-7, 47 points, 8th place Western Conference) latest victory over the Nashville Predators on Sunday night could have been the biggest victory of the season. It was a win that not only ended a three game losing streak, but it put the Red Wings in sole possession of eighth place in the Western Conference. The Red Wings will look to pad their standing when they head to the Scotiabank Saddledome tonight to take on the Calgary Flames (16-22-4, 36 points, 14th place Western Conference).
The Red Wings earned their third shutout of the season Sunday night, blanking the Predators 3-0 behind another strong goaltending performance from Jimmy Howard....