… anyone wearing a Red Wings or Avalanche jersey – will be absent from the NHL All-Star game on Sunday.
The NHL announced Saturday that the Red Wings will be playing the Colorado Avalanche on February 27 at Denver’s Coors Field — home of the Colorado Rockies — as a part of next season’s Stadium Series.
At the All-Star Break, Tatar is one of 10 players in the league who have reached the 20-goal mark.
The Red Wings own a record of 27-11-9 heading into the All-Star Break, and Babcock expressed surprise that the season has gone well so far.
Investigators believe the device inside is consistent with a smoke bomb or smoke grenade.
Detroit won for only the second time in nine shootouts this season and came away with their fifth consecutive victory overall.
In the six games Mrazek has played in January, five times he has limited opponents to two goals or fewer.
Zetterberg’s hat trick capped an impressive Detroit comeback …
Gustav Nyquist, Kyle Quincey and Tomas Tatar scored in the first period for Detroit, chasing Nashville goalie Carter Hutton from the game after only one save.
Petr Mrazek made 25 saves and improved to 3-0 in four career appearances against St. Louis.