Ryan Miller was a no-show at Buffalo Sabres practice Monday because the star goalie was still traveling from the Sochi Games.
The Red Wings are set to resume their schedule next week with visits to Montreal and Ottawa.
In pursuit of their 23rd consecutive playoff berth, the Detroit Red Wings might not get any help from Swedish star Henrik Zetterberg the rest of the way.
“If I’m an owner and a general manager in this league, I am real skeptical of whether or not our guys should participate in this, quite honestly,” Renney said.
I really don’t care all that much if the United States wins gold in hockey and neither do you, but we do care about stopping Canada from winning it.
The United States and Canada have met twice in the Olympics during the NHL era, each in the gold medal game.
The numbers are in for the thrilling USA-Russia men’s hockey game, and they’re huge.
T.J. Oshie scored four times in the shootout and got the winner in the eighth round, leading the United States past Russia 3-2 Saturday in the thrilling revival of an Olympic hockey rivalry.
Jonathan Quick was sitting and stretching before practice when U.S. hockey coach Dan Bylsma skated toward him.
The Russians are practicing for the first time since NHL players arrived for the Olympics, and captain Pavel Datsyuk is the only skater not on the ice.