Get out the fire extinguisher, the Maple Leafs have been burned!
Holland would not confirm the Red Wings had pursued Phaneuf, saying he could not talk about another team’s player.
Earlier, general manager Jarmo Kekalainen dealt seldom-used defenseman Jordan Leopold for a younger blue-liner and a draft pick and also signed forward Cam Atkinson to a three-year deal.
Tomas Tatar broke a tie on a power play at 9:06 of the third period in the Detroit Red Wings’ 4-3 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday.
Luke Glendening scored with 1:15 remaining, completing a comeback victory for the Detroit Red Wings, who beat the San Jose Sharks 3-2 on Thursday night.
The Kings handed the Red Wings their third shutout of the season.
The start time for the Detroit Red Wings’ upcoming road game against the Boston Bruins has been moved up to accommodate NBC Sports’ national broadcast of the Game of the Week.
The Ducks rallied by scoring three goals in the third period after falling behind 2-0.
After seeing the revitalization of his dad, Murray Howe now looks at stem cells as a potential game-changer in medicine.
Gustav Nyquist also scored in the tiebreaker for Detroit.