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)

Sorry, Red Wings Fans: Tickets For Tampa Bay Lightning Playoff Games Restricted To Florida Residents

The games in Florida are for Florida residents only. In other words, Red Wings fans, your money’s no good there.

CBS Detroit–04/03/2015

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Mrazek Shuts Out Lightning, Red Wings Win 4-0

Detroit beat Tampa Bay for the first time this season, and the 23-year-old Mrazek made a good case for more playing time.

97.1 The Ticket–03/28/2015

Jimmy Howard (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images) FILE

Howard Not Happy At Being Benched; Mrazek Says Howard Still Number One Goaltender

I want to be out there every single night, but Coach feels like I don’t deserve it,” Howard said Friday.

CBS Detroit–03/27/2015

SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 19: Goaltender Petr Mrazek #34 of the Detroit Red Wings drops down to stop a shot by Jonathan Huberdeau #11 of the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on March 19, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. The Panthers defeated the Red Wings 3-1. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Howard Pulled After First Period In Loss; Mrazek Will Start Saturday

The starting goaltender job of the Detroit Red Wings appears to be up for grabs.

CBS Detroit–03/27/2015

BOSTON, MA - MAY 03: David Krejci #46 of the Boston Bruins loses his helmet in a scuffle with members of the Montreal Canadiens in the third period in Game Two of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on May 3, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

NHL Playoffs: Six Potential Matchups We’re Dying To See

The hits are getting harder, the intensity is ramping up and it’s almost time for the best part of the NHL season.


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Fans Can Purchase Red Wings Playoff Tickets Starting March 27

Red Wings fans will be able to purchase tickets for each of the team’s first two potential opening-round home games against a to-be-determined opponent, most likely the Tampa Bay Lightning or Montreal Canadiens.

97.1 The Ticket–03/23/2015

Erik Cole #72 of the Detroit Red Wings looks on after scoring a goal. FILE PHOTO (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Red Wings Slip Past Blues 2-1 In OT

The Red Wings’ Erik Cole tied the game at 1-1 just 24 seconds into the third period.

97.1 The Ticket–03/22/2015

Jimmy Howard (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images) FILE

Howard Saves 29, But Wings Fall To Lightning, 3-1

Tomas Tatar scored for the Red Wings, who have lost 6 of 8. Detroit is 9-11-6 in Atlantic Division games.

97.1 The Ticket–03/20/2015


Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers: March 16th To March 20th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.


SAN JOSE, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  Pavel Datsyuk #13 of the Detroit Red Wings in action against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on February 26, 2015 in San Jose, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Datsyuk Out For Next Two Games With Lower-Body Injury

Babcock said Datsyuk will not make the trip to Florida, where the Red Wings will play two games in the next two days.

CBS Detroit–03/18/2015