As the Wings continue to try and shock the hockey world, a lot has been made about their goalie Jimmy Howard.
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.
At the end of the second period, some of us in Detroit wondered if this was going to be the night.
Nick Bonino scored for Anaheim on a second-period power play — 18 seconds after Detroit’s Justin Abdelkader was ejected for a violent hit on Toni Lydman — and the Ducks went on to a 4-0 victory Saturday night to take a 2-1 series lead over the Red Wings in the Western Conference playoffs.
He picked a bad night to give up an “air hockey” goal and a whiff on clearing attempt.
While some players may not like to admit it, Detroit goaltender Jimmy Howard isn’t shy about checking the standings and out-of-town scoreboard as the Red Wings fight to extend their 21-season playoff streak.
The Detroit Red Wings have agreed to terms with goalie Jimmy Howard on a $31.8 million, six-year contract.
The Red Wings and goaltender Jimmy Howard are near an agreement that would keep him off the free-agent market this summer.
It’s always good to get a chance to catch up with the Wings number one goalie as the playoffs coming close.
There is lots of talk about how the Red Wings are lacking defensively.