Things got even more confusing when they went to April and discovered there were two April 16, 17, 18 and 19. And April ends on the 29th.
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.
Alex Killorn scored a tiebreaking goal late in the third period, Ondrej Palat had two goals and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Detroit 4-2 Saturday night in the Red Wings’ 6,000th regular-season game.
Ryan Miller’s goaltending was the key as the USA won silver and nearly stole gold from Canada at Vancouver in 2010.
Gustav Nyquist scored the go-ahead goal in the second period, helping lift the Detroit Red Wings over the Florida Panthers 3-1 on Thursday night.
The Detroit Red Wings do not play another home game until March 6 against the Avalanche.
Some members of the U.S. hockey team heading to the Sochi Games this weekend will be carrying some high-tech gear with them that will be kept under wraps.
The Detroit City Council has approved a land transfer deal, paving the way for a new downtown hockey arena for the Red Wings.
Sweden’s Olympic hockey team has replaced an injured Detroit Red Wings forward with a healthy one.
Red Wings goalie Jonas Gustavsson has been replaced by Jimmy Howard against the Vancouver Canucks because of dizziness.