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This is the sort of opportunity Joey MacDonald envisioned last summer when he opted to sign with the Red Wings' organization rather than report to Russia.

Detroit vs Philadelphia: Cheesesteaks!!!

The Flyers come to town tonight in what could be a night to remember at the Joe. The Red Wings are one win away from tying an NHL record for consecutive home wins, which rests largely on the shoulders of Joey MacDonald who has an impressive 1.57 GAA and .935 Sv% in his four games this season.Puck drops at 7:30pm on NBCSNClick the jump for more The more I talk about how Macdaddy...

Record on line, Wings turn to Joey Mac

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) DETROIT – F...

Jimmy Howard set to return this weekend

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...

Flyers vs Red Wings Recap: Record Edition

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...

Record Breaker: Red Wings Win 21st Straight Game at Joe Louis Arena

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...

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...

Red Wings Set NHL Record For Consecutive Home Wins

The 20,066 on hand inside Joe Louis Arena indulged in their favorite Journey song after seeing their Red Wings win for the 21st time in a row on Tuesday night, as Detroit set the NHL franchise record for consecutive home wins with a 3-1 victory over the Stars. They surpassed the 1929-'30 Boston Bruins and 1975-76 Flyers, who had each won 20 straight on home ice, a level of...

Stars-Red Wings Preview

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...

Detroit breaks long-standing record

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...

National Post NHL Rankings

from the National Post Staff, Here are the rankings (last week’s rank in parenthesis): 1. New York Rangers (2) Callahan tied for 23rd in goals, tied for 4th in power-play goals. 2. Detroit Red Wings (1) Howard hurt, but No. 3 goalie Joey MacDonald is 2-1-0. 3. Vancouver Canucks (3) Schneider has won his last five games. Last loss: Dec. 15. 4. St. Louis Blues (6) The Blues are...

Howie's Healing

Tomorrow will mark the 14th day since James "Tiberius" Howard broke a finger on his right hand.Surprisingly, it hasn't been a horrible two weeks as some might have believed.  Since Howard's injury, the Detroit Red Wings have posted an impressive 5-1-1 record (two of those wins coming in the shootout).  Ty Conklin was leaned on, but quickly faltered and it was...

Red Wings ready to put 20-game home winning streak up against Stars

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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