Detroit Red Wings

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 21:  Head coach Jon Cooper of the Tampa Bay Lightning watches from the bench during the NHL game against the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena on February 21, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Cooper Says Tampa Bay Needs To Battle, Get Some Puck Luck To Win Game 6

The Red Wings have handled the higher level of physicality better than the Lightning, and Tampa Bay needs to match that grit to score.

CBS Detroit–04/27/2015

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Blog: Stop Your Whining Tampa Bay Lightning [VIDEO]

“Ok, if you’re trying to get out the “coach is whining for penalties” that’s not it at all. It’s the playoffs, this stuff happens” Cooper said.

97.1 The Ticket–04/27/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 21:  Head coach Jon Cooper of the Tampa Bay Lightning watches from the bench during the NHL game against the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena on February 21, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Tampa Bay Head Coach Jon Cooper Accuses Red Wings Of Cheating

“The old saying is, ‘If you ain’t cheating, you ain’t trying,'” Lightning head coach Jon Cooper said. “They do it to a ‘T.'”

CBS Detroit–04/27/2015

TAMPA, FL - APRIL 25: Goaltender Petr Mrazek #34 of the Detroit Red Wings stops a shot by Tyler Johnson #9 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Amalie Arena on April 25, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Mrazek Shuts Down Lightning Again, Red Wings Win Game 5

Petr Mrazek stopped 28 shots and the Detroit Red Wings rebounded from a disappointing loss to shut down the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 on Saturday night and take a 3-2 series lead.

97.1 The Ticket–04/25/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 21: Luke Glendening #41 of the Detroit Red Wings and Valtteri Filppula #51 of the Tampa Bay Lightning face of during the second period in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs game on April 21, 2015 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Lightning 3-0.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Babcock: ‘We Stole Game 1, And They Just Stole This Game’

Mike Babcock does not usually address his team after games. The Detroit Red Wings head coach deviated from that norm Thursday night.

CBS Detroit–04/24/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 23:   Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 23, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lightning Rally Past Red Wings, 3-2, In OT To Tie Series

The Red Wings led 2-0 in the third period before Johnson scored with 5:26 remaining. He then assisted on Ondrej Palat’s tying goal 77 seconds later.

97.1 The Ticket–04/23/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 21: Riley Sheahan #15 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates after scoring a power play goal with teammate Justin Abdelkader #8 during the third period in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 21, 2015 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Lightning 3-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Fluky Bounce Gives Red Wings Goal In Game 4 [VIDEO]

Joakim Andersson’s shot bounced routinely off Bishop and up in the air, but when Bishop tried to bat the puck away with his stick, he instead accidentally knocked it back off the crossbar.

04/23/2015

Michigan Central Station

Seen in Detroit: April 16-22

Each week, Detroit Proud will deliver photos captured by local Detroiters. Tag your photos of local happenings with #DetroitProud or #SeenInDetroit for your chance to have your photography featured in an upcoming post!

CBS 62–04/22/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 21: Justin Abdelkader #8 of the Detroit Red Wings looks to the benches during the third period against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 21, 2015 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Lightning 3-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Battle Of The Red Wings And Lightning Girlfriends; Vote For Your Favorite [PHOTOS]

Who has better taste in girlfriends — Red Wings players or Lightning players?

97.1 The Ticket–04/22/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 21: Justin Abdelkader #8 of the Detroit Red Wings battles for puck control as Victor Hedman #77 of the Tampa Bay Lightning and Ben Bishop #30 defend during the second period in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 21, 2015 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Lightning 3-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Factors In Red Wings Game 3 Win: Energized Crowd, Penalty Kill, Return Of Abdelkader

The home crowd, of course, loved Abdelkader’s defense of his teammate, and proud chants of “Abby! Abby! Abby! Abby!” filled the arena.

CBS Detroit–04/22/2015

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