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Matchup: Detroit Red Wings vs. Anaheim Ducks
Venue: Honda Center; Anaheim, CA
Time: 10:00 PM EST
Television: Detroit- FS-D; Anaheim- FS-Prime Ticket; National- NHL Network
The Detroit Red Wings (14-11-5, 33 points, 7th place Western Conference) returned home from a three game road trip as winners of two in a row and feeling like they had built some momentum they could begin to carry. Any momentum that was built though was taken away when the Minnesota Wild came into Joe Louis Arena and handed the Red Wings a 4-2 loss Wednesday night. Detroit dominated the first period but found themselves on the wrong end of the score after they had an apparent goal called off due to a high stick that the ref believed he saw; replays showed the puck was batted down by a Minnesota player's glove. They would never recover from the missed call, and possible tie, and went on to dig an even deeper hole they never found a way out of. ...