After relentlessly pushing toward the goal of making the playoffs and finally achieving that goal Wednesday, the Detroit Red Wings followed up that success with a 2-1 loss Friday to the Carolina Hurricanes
Nyquist has more than proved his worth this season, but with the playoffs looming, the sense of urgency is stronger than ever.
By winning four of their last five, they have all but locked up a spot.
When Pavel Datsyuk hits the ice Friday night at Joe Louis Arena, it will be his first game in the home arena of the Detroit Red Wings since Dec. 23, 2013.
Gustav Nyquist is in impressive company.
It is no secret that Gustav Nyquist is having a great season.
The Detroit Red Wings would have gotten drummed out of the playoff picture a long time earlier had not a youth movement led by 24-year-old Gustav Nyquist kept the team in contention.
24-year-old Gustav Nyquist has been a huge factor in the team’s resurgence.
The Wings have way too many injuries and in the last 24 hours they have a couple more.
Gustav Nyquist had two goals and Jimmy Howard made 31 saves to help the Detroit Red Wings hold on to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Tuesday night.