McLellan was hired as the new coach of Oilers on Tuesday.
The banged-up Red Wings are trying to reach the postseason for a 23rd straight time.
“Undie Sunday” that’s how it’s being billed.
Darren Helm was happy just being on the ice again. Scoring the winning goal was a bonus.
The Edmonton Oilers’ season looked to be spiraling south in a hurry, but a strong conclusion to their recent road trip suggests otherwise – especially with the team’s captain back on the ice and finding a rhythm.
Jimmy Howard made 22 saves, and Jakub Kindl and Cory Emmerton scored in the second period to lift the Detroit Red Wings over the Edmonton Oilers 3-0 on Thursday night.
Niklas Kronwall’s third-period goal broke a tie, and Pavel Datsyuk had a goal and an assist in the Detroit Red Wings’ 2-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday.
Lawyers for players on the Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames are trying to have the NHL lockout declared illegal under Alberta law.
Detroit Red Wings Executive Vice President and General Manager Ken Holland today announced that the club has hired Tom Renney as associate coach.
The Detroit Red Wings’ current home winning streak is the league’s longest in nearly 36 years.