The Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard was injured a knee in practice Wednesday.
Clarke MacArthur scored two goals, and the Ottawa Senators outlasted Detroit in a testy third period to beat the Red Wings 4-2 on Saturday night.
Henrik Zetterberg had two goals and an assist, and Pavel Datsyuk and Niklas Kronwall each had a goal and two assists to lead the Detroit Red Wings in a 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday night.
Maybe the move to the Eastern Conference will not turn out so bad for the Detroit Red Wings after all.
Pavel Datsyuk and Mikael Samuelsson scored 36 seconds apart midway through the first period and the Detroit Red Wings held on to beat the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 Wednesday night in the season-opener for both teams.
When the NHL season begins, a lot of players will begin tryouts of sorts for their Olympic teams.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard is the brainchild behind the latest NHL goalie helmet design.
As the seconds melted away on yet another phenomenal performance by Red Wings net minder Jimmy Howard in this playoff year, you could see the look on his face as he took off his mask and celebrated a shutout win with his teammates.
Jakub Kindl scored on a power play in the second period, Daniel Cleary had an empty-net goal and Jimmy Howard made 27 saves
Jimmy Howard’s cat-quick reflexes in net and easygoing nature out of it are big reasons the Detroit Red Wings are on a roll.