TAMPA, FL - APRIL 18: Alex Killorn #17 of the Tampa Bay Lightning shoots on Petr Mrazek #34 of the Detroit Red Wings as Steven Stamkos #91 looks on in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Amalie Arena on April 18, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

Lightning Rebound To Even Series Against Red Wings With 5-1 Win

Despite the loss, the Red Wings return home for Game 3 on Tuesday night feeling fortunate the series is tied.

97.1 The Ticket–04/18/2015

Petr Mrazek #34 of the Detroit Red Wings makes a save on J.T. Brown #23 of the Tampa Bay Lightning as he's defended by Marek Zidlicky #28 in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Amalie Arena on April 16, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

Mrazek Passes Big Test, Red Wings Beat Lightning In Game 1

Petr Mrazek had 44 saves in his NFL playoff debut to help the Detroit Red Wings beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2.

97.1 The Ticket–04/16/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 02: Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings tries to control the puck in front of David Krejci #46 of the Boston Bruins during the second period at Joe Louis Arena on April 2, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Babcock On Red Wings Being Labeled Underdogs: ‘I’m Not Too Worried About That’

“It’s not going to be easy,” Detroit forward Darren Helm said of the upcoming series against Tampa Bay, “but that’s the fun part of it.”

CBS Detroit–04/15/2015

Caption:BOSTON, MA - APRIL 20: Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings looks on from his net after giving up a goal to Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins in the third period during the game at TD Garden on April 20, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Jimmy Howard Disappointed About Not Getting Start In Thursday’s Playoff Game

Howard would not speculate what Babcock’s decision to go with Mrazek for the first game of the playoffs means for his future in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–04/14/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 07:  Head coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings on the bench during the NHL game against the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena on February 7, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. The Red Wings defeated the Coyotes 3-1.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Babcock On His Future: ‘Ken [Holland] And I Can Work All That Stuff Out Later’

The upcoming playoffs could be the last for Mike Babcock as head coach of the Detroit Red Wings.

CBS Detroit–04/14/2015

PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 10: Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates with the puck against the New York Islanders at Consol Energy Center on April 10, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Matt Kincaid/Getty Images)

Crosby’s Return To Broadway Headlines NHL East Playoffs

Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins took so long to clinch a playoff berth, they almost missed the postseason altogether.

97.1 The Ticket–04/14/2015

This aerial photo shows the planned location of the new Red Wings arena and entertainment complex downtown Detroit. (credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit City Council Postpones Vote On Red Wings Arena Rezoning… Again

“Detroit has one of the highest unemployment rates, and I need to make sure that Detroit residents are hired…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2015

Goaltender Petr Mrazek (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Babcock On Goalie Decision: ‘I Try To Take All The Emotion Out Of It’

“There’s risk in anything you do,” Babcock said Monday after he announced Mrazek will start the first playoff game against Tampa Bay.

CBS Detroit–04/13/2015

Goaltender Petr Mrazek #34 of the Detroit Red Wings. FILE   (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Mrazek Leads Red Wings Past Hurricanes, 2-0

Landon Ferraro scored his first career goal in the opening minute and Joakim Andersson added an empty-netter with 2:20 left to help the playoff-bound Red Wings clinch the Atlantic Division’s No. 3 seed.

97.1 The Ticket–04/11/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 02: Marek Zidlicky #28 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates a third period goal by teammate Stephen Weiss #90 with teammates in front of Zdeno Chara #33 and Tuukka Rask #40 of the Boston Bruins at Joe Louis Arena on April 2, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. Boston won the game 3-2. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Red Wings Happy To Extend Playoff Streak; Goalie Situation Still Unsettled

About 10 months ago, Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock thought the team had no chance of making the playoffs.

CBS Detroit–04/10/2015