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DETROIT, MI - FEBRUARY 03: Zac Dalpe #21 of the Vancouver Canucks moves the puck as Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings gives chase during the first period of the game at Joe Louis Arena on February 3, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Canucks 2-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Henrik Zetterberg In, Jimmy Howard Out For Red Wings In Game 4

Detroit Red Wings star Henrik Zetterberg made his return from back surgery sooner than expected.

CBS Detroit–04/24/2014

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Babcock Says Game 1 Win Gave Red Wings Confidence: ‘We’re Good Enough’

Had what happened to the Red Wings in Game 2 of their series against Boston happened in Game 1, coach Mike Babcock would be more worried.

CBS Detroit–04/21/2014

Torey Krug #47 of the Boston Bruins gets the shot off on goalie Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings as defenseman Danny DeKeyser #65 defends during the second period of the game at Joe Louis Arena on April 2, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Red Wings Hype First-Round Playoff Matchup With Boston [VIDEO]

Boston is the NHL’s best team, albeit one Detroit has defeated in three of four meetings this season.

CBS Detroit–04/18/2014

Caption:17 Jan 1997: Reed Larson of the NHL moves the puck during the Heroes of Hockey game against California at the San Jose Arena in San Jose, California. The NHL won the game, 4-3. Mandatory Credit: Jamie Squire /Allsport

More Former Players Sue NHL Regarding Concussions

Another group of former NHL players has joined the fight for compensation for head injuries they say they incurred while playing, while at the same time targeting the violence of the game that they believe brought about those injuries.

97.1 The Ticket–04/16/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 09:  Tomas Tatar #21 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates his game-tying goal in the third period against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the game at Consol Energy Center on April 9, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  The Penguins defeated the Red Wings 4-3 in a shootout.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

First Round Playoff Series Between Detroit, Boston Begins Friday

The Detroit Red Wings beat the odds and made the playoffs for a 23rd straight season, and now comes the hard part.

CBS Detroit–04/14/2014

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

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

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 02: Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings handles the puck in the second period against Karl Alzner #27 of the Washington Capitals at Verizon Center on February 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

No Hiccups So Far In Rehab For Zetterberg, Who Hopes To Be Back For Playoffs

It all makes Detroit Red Wings star Henrik Zetterberg a little jealous.

CBS Detroit–03/26/2014

19 May 1997:  Right wing Darren McCarty of the Detroit Red wings trips over center Peter Forsberg of the Colorado Avalanche during a playoff game at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan.  The Red wings won the game 2-1. (Photo by Robert Laberg)

17 Years Later, A Look Back At The Greatest Fight In Red Wings History

The rivalry between the Red Wings and the Avalanche, who combined for five Stanley Cups in seven years, hit a boiling point March 26, 1997.

CBS Detroit–03/26/2014

Luke Glendening #41 of the Detroit Red Wings and Fedor Tyutin #51 of the Columbus Blue Jackets battle for control of the puck during the first period on March 25, 2014 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Disputed Goal Stands In 4-2 Blue Jackets Win Over Wings

The Blue Jackets pulled even with the Red Wings with 80 points in the tight Eastern Conference playoff race.

97.1 The Ticket–03/25/2014

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