GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 07:  Head coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings on the bench during the NHL game against the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena on February 7, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. The Red Wings defeated the Coyotes 3-1.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Babcock On His Future: ‘Ken [Holland] And I Can Work All That Stuff Out Later’

The upcoming playoffs could be the last for Mike Babcock as head coach of the Detroit Red Wings.

CBS Detroit–04/14/2015

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NHL Playoffs: Eastern Conference First Round Preview

There’s nothing quite like playoff hockey and it’s finally time to break down the field that gets the opportunity to battle for Lord Stanley’s Cup.


Goaltender Petr Mrazek (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Babcock On Goalie Decision: ‘I Try To Take All The Emotion Out Of It’

“There’s risk in anything you do,” Babcock said Monday after he announced Mrazek will start the first playoff game against Tampa Bay.

CBS Detroit–04/13/2015

Goaltender Petr Mrazek #34 of the Detroit Red Wings. FILE   (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Mrazek Leads Red Wings Past Hurricanes, 2-0

Landon Ferraro scored his first career goal in the opening minute and Joakim Andersson added an empty-netter with 2:20 left to help the playoff-bound Red Wings clinch the Atlantic Division’s No. 3 seed.

97.1 The Ticket–04/11/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 02: Marek Zidlicky #28 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates a third period goal by teammate Stephen Weiss #90 with teammates in front of Zdeno Chara #33 and Tuukka Rask #40 of the Boston Bruins at Joe Louis Arena on April 2, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. Boston won the game 3-2. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Red Wings Happy To Extend Playoff Streak; Goalie Situation Still Unsettled

About 10 months ago, Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock thought the team had no chance of making the playoffs.

CBS Detroit–04/10/2015

Niklas Kronwall #55 of the Detroit Red Wings. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Red Wings Fall To Canadiens 4-3 In OT, Still Clinch Berth In Playoffs

Detroit qualified by earning a point while Boston lost to Florida.

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2015

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

Red Wings Beat Hurricanes 3-2, But Haven’t Clinched Yet

Jimmy Howard made 30 saves for Detroit, which was outshot 28-16 over the final two periods.

97.1 The Ticket–04/07/2015

SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 19: Jonathan Huberdeau #11 of the Florida Panthers checks Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings 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)

Zetterberg Not Happy With How He Has Played, Says He Is Not Living Up To His Standard

“I think any time you’re proud, you want to score, you want to help the team,” Babcock said. “His production’s still been at a high rate.”


Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings tends net against the New York Islanders at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on March 29, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Red Wings 5-4. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Babcock On Howard Starting Tuesday: ‘The Ball’s In His Court’

“He won last time out, he’s our veteran guy,” Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock said. “And now Jimmy, the ball’s in his court right here.”

CBS Detroit–04/07/2015

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 30: Landon Ferraro #57 of the Detroit Red Wings tries to get around the stick of Jake Gardiner #51 of the Toronto Maple Leafs during a pre season game at Joe Louis Arena on September 30, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Red Wings Call Up Landon Ferraro From AHL

The 23-year-old Ferraro has 27 goals and 15 assists in 70 games with the Griffins this season. He played four games for the Red Wings last season.

97.1 The Ticket–04/06/2015