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Mrazek does not deny that there is pressure to perform, but if it bothers him, he is not admitting it.
Detroit expects to have left wing Justin Abdelkader back from a hand injury — he hasn’t played since April 4.
“I don’t think people really know how much he means to this team,” Kronwall said Monday after the team practiced at Joe Louis Arena.
Todd McLellan is out after seven years as coach of the San Jose Sharks.
Babcock suggested grit, not talent, will take the Red Wings further in the playoffs.
Despite the loss, the Red Wings return home for Game 3 on Tuesday night feeling fortunate the series is tied.
Petr Mrazek had 44 saves in his NFL playoff debut to help the Detroit Red Wings beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2.
“I mean I just watched the guys play, and I just thought that Mrazek would give us the best way to start the series.”
Seven players made donations based on personal statistics achieved over the course of the season, generating a total donation of $24,975 to seven Metro Detroit-based nonprofits.