By: Mike Sullivan
@mikesullivan

Mike Babcock on the Red Wings mindset in this series vs Tampa Bay: “The idea in a series is to race to 4 and not play to 7. Our preparation has to be clearest

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Matthew Stafford is very confident in Eric Ebron: “I think he’s going to have a great year this year. He looks like he’s in great shape, and he’s healthy. I’m excited about it.��

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Glover Quin predicts the Lions will be 7-1 halfway through the season: “It’s a tough schedule, but I think it’s favorable for us with the matchups and the teams that we play. I would say that we can go to London and beat Kansas City. So that puts us at 7-1 at the bye.

Joe Nathan isn’t thinking about retiring: “I will rehab and do everything I am supposed to as if I am coming back to be a major league pitcher. That is my goal to come back and pitch again… Hanging my cleats up never crossed my mind until that day that I have to. My motto has always been throw until you blow and unfortunately yesterday I did blow.”

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Henrik Zetterberg on game 4: “We gotta come out like we did in game 3. Lots of energy, a good start, take control of the game, and get the first goal.”