Detroit’s three-game winning streak was snapped, although the Red Wings outshot the Flames 35-24.
Justin Abdelkader also scored, and Henrik Zetterberg added two assists, and Jimmy Howard made 39 saves for Detroit.
Moya believed he improved his plate discipline in the Arizona Fall League, where he recorded a batting average of .289.
The system Cole played in Dallas has several similarities to the one run by Detroit, so he expects to be able to get comfortable in it.
“Think they both can be prominent players,” Babcock said. “It’s going to take them some time to adjust, but we think it’ll be a factor.”
“We’re trying to continue to really develop our team going forward so that we don’t have to go into a massive rebuild,” Holland said.
Holland would not confirm the Red Wings had pursued Phaneuf, saying he could not talk about another team’s player.
Zidlicky, who has amassed 23 points in 63 games this season for New Jersey, will be a free agent after this season.
The Dallas Stars traded forward Erik Cole to the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday night.
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.