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PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 09:  Tomas Jurco #26 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates his first-period goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the game at Consol Energy Center on April 9, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Red Wings Suffer From Making-The-Playoffs Hangover In Loss To Hurricanes

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

CBS Detroit–04/11/2014

SUNRISE, FL - DECEMBER 10: Head coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings directs the players prior to the start of overtime against the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on December 10, 2013 in Sunrise, Florida. The Panthers defeated the red Wings 3-2 in a shootout. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Coach Mike Babcock Now All-Time Leader In Wins For Red Wings

Scotty Bowman had 411 wins with the Red Wings, and Jack Adams was the previous leader with 413.

CBS Detroit–04/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 02:  Gustav Nyquist #14 of the Detroit Red Wings scores a third period game winning goal and is congratulated by his teammates Johan Franzen #93 during the game against the Boston Bruins at Joe Louis Arena on April 2, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Bruins 3-2  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Potent Combination Of Veterans, Young Players Keeps Red Wings Alive

By winning four of their last five, they have all but locked up a spot.

CBS Detroit–04/07/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 01: Pavel Datsyuk #13 of the Detroit Red Wings takes the ice during the 2014 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium on January 1, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Toronto won the game 3-2 in a shootout. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Mike Babcock: ‘It’s Not About Pavel Datsyuk Tonight … He Has To Fit In’

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.

CBS Detroit–04/04/2014

COLUMBUS, OH - MARCH 25:  Gustav Nyquist #14 of the Detroit Red Wings gathers up a rebound and beats Sergei Bobrovsky #72 of the Columbus Blue Jackets for a goal during the first period on March 25, 2014 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Zetterberg On Nyquist: ‘He Showed Where He Belonged, And He Just Kept Going’

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.

CBS Detroit–03/26/2014

DETROIT, MI - MARCH 20: Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins lays on the ice in front of Jimmy Howard #35 after getting butt-ending by David Legwand #17 of the Detroit Red Wings during the third period of the game at Joe Louis Arena on March 20, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Penguins 5-4 in overtime.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Red Wings Show Playoff-Caliber Grit In Win Over Sidney Crosby, Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby said early Thursday that the Detroit Red Wings would be desperate going into Thursday’s game.

CBS Detroit–03/21/2014

DETROIT,MI - OCTOBER 12:  Nicklas Lidstrom #5 of the Detroit Red Wings defends in a game against the Colorado Avalanche on October 12,2010 at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Avalanche defeated the Red Wings 5-4 in a shoot-out. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Babcock, Kronwall Reflect On Lidstrom’s Impact In 20 Years With Red Wings

Before the puck drops at the old-school Joe Louis Arena each night, as the national anthem plays, Mike Babcock gazes up toward the rafters.

CBS Detroit–03/05/2014

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 12:  Henrik Zetterberg #40 of Sweden celebrates a goal in the second period against Jakub Kovar #1 of Czech Republic during the Men's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group C game on day five of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Red Wings Tom Renney Thinks It’s Time To Send Amateurs To Olympics

“If I’m an owner and a general manager in this league, I am real skeptical of whether or not our guys should participate in this, quite honestly,” Renney said.

CBS Detroit–02/20/2014

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 24: Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates a first period goal with his teammates during the game against the Montreal Canadiens at Joe Louis Arena on January 24, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Zetterberg Back As Red Wings Try To Rebound From Two Straight Losses

Detroit has been weak on the power play in January, converting on just 4 of 50 opportunities.

CBS Detroit–01/31/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 01: Head coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings barks out instructions during the first period against the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2014 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium on January 1, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Babcock-Led Canadians Aim For Another Gold Medal

Mike Babcock has an unprecedented trio of hockey titles, coaching teams to Stanley Cup, Olympic and world championship victories.

97.1 The Ticket–01/28/2014

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