The Detroit Red Wings are fighting for their playoff lives today and Daniel Alfredsson will be in the line up to help them stave off elimination. For more on this story visit: Joe Yerdon, ProHockey Talk
MORNING SKATE: STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS EDITION – APRIL 21, 2014SUNDAY’S RESULTS (Home Team in Caps) Philadelphia 4, NY RANGERS 2 – series tied 1-1 BOSTON 4, Detroit 1 – series tied 1-1 MONTREAL 3, Tampa Bay 2 – MTL
The Detroit Red Wings have stunned the Boston Bruins in their first playoff game since 1957. The Wings were able to win a goalie duel and take a 1-0 win as well as a 1-0 lead in the series.
Boston Bruins Milan Lucic decided to spear Detroit Redwings Danny DeKeyser. Lucic has since been fined $5,000 for the alterication.
The Detroit Red Wings managed to make the playoffs despite missing Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg
Detroit Red Wings’ GM Ken Holland team is trying to make a playoff push. They recently got back magic man C Pavel Datsyuk and are hoping their captain Henrik Zetterberg will be able to skate soon for the playoffs.
Detroit will get a big boost in its quest for a playoff spot on Friday as Pavel Datsyuk will return to the lineup for the first time since Feb. 27
Good news today for Detroit Red Wings fans.
Neither Pavel Datsyuk nor Daniel Alfredsson will suit up tonight, per the Red Wings. The veteran Swede hasn’t skated for the past two days (which the club called “maintenance days”) and received under 10 minutes of ice time in Sunday’s 3-2 win
On Tuesday, the NHL announced that three forwards — Boston’s Jarome Iginla, Detroit’s Gustav Nyquist and Philly’s Claude Giroux — were named stars for the month of March