Mike Babcock

SUNRISE, FL - JANUARY 27: Petr Mrazek #34 of the Detroit Red Wings makes a save during a game against the Florida Panthers at BB&T Center on January 27, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Mrazek Pulled From 5-1 Loss; Babcock Points To Youth, Inexperience [VIDEO]

Petr Mrazek gave up five goals in two periods Thursday to the Tampa Bay Lightning, who jumped into first place in the East with the win.

CBS Detroit–01/30/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - OCTOBER 22:  Head coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings watches from the bench during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on October 22, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Red Wings 3-2 in overtime.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Red Wings Babcock Joins Canada’s Bell Media Mental Health Awareness Campaign

Red Wings coach Mike Babcock has joined a campaign to raise awareness and funds for mental health initiatives, which includes a 5 cents donation per social media mention on Facebook and Twitter.

CBS Detroit–01/28/2015

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 20:  Xavier Ouellet #61 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates his second-period goal with Henrik Zetterberg #40 and Brendan Smith #2 while playing the Minnesota Wild at Joe Louis Arena on January 20, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Red Wings Enter All-Star Break On Five-Game Win Streak

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.

CBS Detroit–01/21/2015

Petr Mrazek #34 of the Detroit Red Wings FILE (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Babcock Calls Tuesday’s Game An Opportunity For Mrazek To Bounce Back

In the six games Mrazek has played in January, five times he has limited opponents to two goals or fewer.

CBS Detroit–01/20/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 22: Carl Soderberg #34 of the Boston Bruins shoots the puck during the third period as Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings makes the save during Game Three of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 22, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bruins defeated the Wings 3-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Reports: Jimmy Howard Out Two To Four Weeks With Groin Tear

Howard had been allowing an average of 2.11 goals, fourth in the league, and had been selected for the All-Star Game.

CBS Detroit–01/13/2015

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 05:  Justin Abdelkader #8 of the Detroit Red Wings shoots against Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers during there game at Madison Square Garden on November 5, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Back From Injury, Abdelkader Ready To Pick Up Where He Left Off

As the Red Wings try to snap a three-game losing streak, Abdelkader returns to action after missing seven games with a shoulder injury.

CBS Detroit–12/16/2014

GLENDALE, AZ - OCTOBER 22:  Head coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings watches from the bench during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on October 22, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Red Wings 3-2 in overtime.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Report: Red Wings Look To Make Babcock Highest-Paid Coach With 4 Or 5-Year Extension

Babcock signed a four-year extension with the Red Wings in 2010, which expires at the end of the 2014-2015 campaign.

97.1 The Ticket–12/10/2014

Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Celebrating Season Opening Win, Babcock Says Red Wings Are A ‘Way Quicker Team’ Than Last Year

“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.”

CBS Detroit–10/10/2014

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 18: Head coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings yells to his players in the final minute of the third period against the Boston Bruins in Game One of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 18, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Babcock Explains Disagreement Over Move Of Ouellet To Grand Rapids

Babcock told 97.1 The Ticket the disagreement did not mean friction between him and Holland, at least no more than usual.

CBS Detroit–10/08/2014

TEMPE, AZ - DECEMBER 28: Head coach Brady Hoke of the Michigan Wolverines reacts to a non call during the first quarter of the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl against the Kansas State Wildcats at Sun Devil Stadium on December 28, 2013 in Tempe, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Brady Hoke Is Firmly On The Hot Seat [BLOG]

For the past three years, I’ve put together an annual list of the eight local coaches in terms of job security.

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2014

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