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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

DETROIT, MI - MARCH 20: Gustav Nyquist #14 of the Detroit Red Wings scores a second period goal and celebrates with his teammates during the game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Joe Louis Arena on March 20, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Gustav Nyquist Named NHL’s First Star Of The Week As Red Wings Move Into Playoff Slot

24-year-old Gustav Nyquist has been a huge factor in the team’s resurgence.

CBS Detroit–03/24/2014

Gustav Nyquist #14 of the Detroit Red Wings ... (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Nyquist’s Goal Gives Red Wings 3-2 Win Over Wild

Gustav Nyquist’s third-period goal gave the Detroit Red Wings a 3-2 victory Saturday over the Minnesota Wild, their fourth in the last five games.

97.1 The Ticket–03/22/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 18:  Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates his first period goal against the Dallas Stars during the game at Consol Energy Center on March 18, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Sidney Crosby Not Taking Red Wings Lightly Despite Absence Of Datsyuk, Zetterberg

Even the “Grand Rapids Red Wings” version of Detroit’s NHL team has the respect of Pittsburgh star Sidney Crosby.

CBS Detroit–03/20/2014

CHICAGO, IL - MARCH 16: Joanthan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks shoots the puck around Jonathan Ericsson #52 of the Detroit Red Wings at the United Center on March 16, 2014  in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Jonathan Ericsson Out 4-6 Weeks; Red Wings Call Up Adam Almquist

Almquist had scored 45 points for the Griffins, the second-highest total on the team and the third-highest in the league among defensemen.

CBS Detroit–03/19/2014

MONTREAL, QC - FEBRUARY 26:  Justin Abdelkader #8 of the Detroit Red Wings skates with the puck while being defended by Alexei Emelin #74 of the Montreal Canadiens during the NHL game at the Bell Centre on February 26, 2014 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.  The Red Wings defeated the Canadiens 2-1 in overtime.  (Photo by Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images)

Darren Helm On Injuries: ‘I Really Can’t Explain What’s Happening To This Team’

Babcock and players say they have never seen an injury situation worse than what has beset the Red Wings.

CBS Detroit–03/19/2014

TORONTO, ON - JUNE 14:  General manager Ken Holland of the Detroit Red Wings accepts the Lady Byng Memorial Trophy for Player who Displays Gentlemanly Conduct for Pavel Datsyuk (not pictured) onstage during the 2007 NHL Awards Show at the Elgin Theatre on June 14, 2007 in Toronto, Ontario.  (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

NHL GMs Mull Tweaks To Rules At Meeting

NHL general managers may be nearing recommendations on rule changes but believe there is little need for significant action.

97.1 The Ticket–03/11/2014

DETROIT, MI - MARCH 06:  Detroit Red Wings Nick Lidstrom jersey retirement ceremony at Joe Louis Arena on March 6, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Ceremony To Retire Lidstrom’s No. 5 Celebrates More Than Just No. 5

Amid smoke and flashing lights, a large red banner emerged from a big black box, and No. 5 ascended gracefully, regally, to the rafters.

CBS Detroit–03/06/2014

Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Red Wings Hope To Keep Momentum Without Several Key Players

Certainly, the situation spells trouble – or at least an uphill climb – for Detroit, but head coach Mike Babcock refuses to dwell on the injury issues.

CBS Detroit–03/05/2014

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

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