Detroit Red Wings: Against all odds, round 1 preview

The road to the Stanley Cup starts Friday for the Detroit Red Wings against the Presidents’ Trophy-winning Boston Bruins. It’s the first playoff meeting between the two Original Six rivals in 57 years. Game 1 of the Atlantic division quarterfinal will be shown on NBC Sports at 7:30PM. Games will be played every other day after that until a winner is crowned in this best of 7...
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At least Wings know they can compete with Bruins

DETROIT -- What does it mean that the Red Wings beat the Boston Bruins in three of the four games they played in the regular season? Not nothing, but not a whole lot either. "If we could take three wins with us into the series, it would be great, but we can't," defenseman Danny DeKeyser said. "Those are thrown out the window. The first to four wins." Goaltender...
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Wings Would Be A Tough Matchup For The Penguins

from the CP at TSN, If the Detroit Red Wings and Pittsburgh Penguins meet in the first round of the NHL playoffs, things will be different than they were Wednesday night at Consol Energy Center. The Red Wings will likely have Jimmy Howard in goal and are hopeful captain Henrik Zetterberg will return from an extended injury absence. The Penguins should get Evgeni Malkin back...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Wings score late to secure 23rd straight postseason

The Detroit Red Wings qualified for their 23rd consecutive Stanley Cup Playoff appearance on Wednesday by forcing a shootout against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Red Wings forward Riley Sheahan tied the game with 1:15 remaining in the third period before Pittsburgh won 4-3 in a potential Stanley Cup Playoff Eastern Conference First Round preview. “It was a pretty good feeling...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Howard Helps Lead Detroit Red Wings Over Rolling Bruins, 3-2

  The Detroit Red Wings fight back hard to take a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins. The Red Wings came out to a sluggish start against the league-topping Bruins. They’d have to find their footing quickly, as the Bruins would be the ones to strike first, after some quality chances were turned away earlier in the period by Jimmy Howard. At 16:50, Johnny Boychuk let a shot off...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Olympic nod should settle Howard

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- What's wrong with Jimmy Howard this season? According to Detroit's goaltending coach, Jim Bedard, nothing. "This whole thing about Jimmy having a rough year, obviously, you're judged by wins and losses," a somewhat irritated Bedard said on Wednesday. "But for the first 20 games, I thought he played very well, and a lot of those night...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Wings goalie Howard hopes to be back for Winter Classic

The Detroit Red Wings, losing both games and players in advance of the Winter Classic on New Year's Day, are in desperate need of good news. Monday afternoon brought one encouraging bulletin, less than 24 hours after the team's fifth consecutive defeat: Jimmy Howard, their No. 1 goaltender, pronounced himself ahead of schedule in recovering from a knee sprain initially expected...
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December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Jimmy Howard to undergo MRI on injured knee

Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard is hopeful that his knee injury won't keep him out long. Howard spoke to reporters in Tampa and said he will undergo an MRI Friday morning. "It was at the end (of practice), we were having a little fun playing rebound," Howard told Mlive.com. "I went to my right, to kick out my right leg, made a dandy of a save, but just felt...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

22 reasons why the Detroit Red Wings may not make playoffs

The Detroit Red Wings will end their 22-year playoff streak if at least half of the 22 reasons below are proven to be true. Because stats aren’t everything in hockey, I had to include a few subjective excuses to cover the heart and passion aspect of the game. The Detroit Red Wings won’t make the playoffs if… #22 – Keeping the tradition alive. (AP Photo / Carlos Osorio) 22...
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September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Wings drop Game 1: Reason for panic in Detroit?

The Detroit Red Wings played a grueling series against the Ducks of Anaheim in the playoffs’ first round, and it showed Wednesday night against the Chicago Blackhawks. In the first game of the second round, the Red Wings looked outmatched, getting outshot by a whopping margin of 42-21. Detroit was able to battle and take a 1-1 tie into the third period, but it was then that the...
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May 16, 2013  |  Discuss

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