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

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 02: Petr Mrazek #34 of the Detroit Red Wings makes a first period save on a shot from Reilly Smith #18 of the Boston Bruins at Joe Louis Arena on April 2, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Mrazek Will Start In Goal For Red Wings In Playoff Opener

Petr Mrazek will start in goal for the Detroit Red Wings in Game 1 of their playoff series against Tampa Bay.

97.1 The Ticket–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

Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings tends net against the New York Islanders at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on March 29, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Red Wings 5-4. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tickets For First 2 Postseason Red Wings’ Home Games On Sale

Tickets to Detroit’s first two postseason home games are now available.

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2015

Niklas Kronwall #55 of the Detroit Red Wings. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Red Wings Fall To Canadiens 4-3 In OT, Still Clinch Berth In Playoffs

Detroit qualified by earning a point while Boston lost to Florida.

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2015

SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 19: Dave Bolland #63 of the Florida Panthers and Marek Zidlicky #28 of the Detroit Red Wings battle for control of the puck during second period action at the BB&T Center on March 19, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Thursday’s Red Wings Game Will Start On CBS Sports 1270 AM At 7:10 PM

The Detroit Red Wings vs Montreal Canadiens game will be broadcasted on 1270 AM beginning at 7:10pm.

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2015

(Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Zetterberg Videobombs Tomas Tatar

With a beard like that — wouldn’t you bomb everybody’s photos and videos?


Erik Cole #72 of the Detroit Red Wings looks on after scoring a goal. FILE PHOTO (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Detroit’s Cole Out For Season With Spine Injury

Red Wings forward Erik Cole will miss the rest of the season because of a spine contusion.

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2015

Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Red Wings Beat Hurricanes 3-2, But Haven’t Clinched Yet

Jimmy Howard made 30 saves for Detroit, which was outshot 28-16 over the final two periods.

97.1 The Ticket–04/07/2015