Gustav Nyquist also scored in the tiebreaker for Detroit.
One of the items that Lynn Jones stole was the puck that Red Wings’ forward Gustav Nyquist scored his first career NHL goal with.
The Red Wings own a record of 27-11-9 heading into the All-Star Break, and Babcock expressed surprise that the season has gone well so far.
Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist has quickly turned into one of the NHL’s best young stars.
“We have to continue to move the puck better and get better structurally,” coach Mike Babcock said, “but I like lots of things about us.”
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The Detroit Red Wings need for their young players to be exceptions to the rule that it takes time to adjust to the pace of playoff hockey.
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.