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21 min ago | The Detroit News
Johan Franzen has been known for having big playoff series during his career with the Wings, highlighted by his 13 postseason goals during the Wings' Stanley Cup run in 2008, followed by 12 more to spark the Wings' run to the Cup Finals in 2009.
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3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
Former University of Maine All-America goaltender Jimmy Howard, pictured in an April 11 game, leads the Detroit Red Wings into their NHL Eastern Conference playoff series against the Boston Bruins beginning Friday night at TD Garden.
6 hrs ago | Boston.com
A lifetime goaltender, Jerard Fagerberg has warmed benches from Boston to Bangkok.
9 hrs ago | Anaheim Calling
The AC Staff does makes their best guesses as to the outcomes of each quarterfinal playoff series, so if you want to know exactly how not to guess, here you go! The Anaheim Calling Staff Playoff Prediction Challenge returns for its second consecutive year, and this time the competition is more fierce and competitive than ever with the expansion of ... (more)
13 hrs ago | Octopus Thrower
The NHL Playoffs are a rough road for every team, there are no more easy wins and anyone could get hot and take over a series.
Full disclosure, right up front: my preseason Stanley Cup picks were the San Jose Sharks and the Detroit Red Wings.
Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock said there's not one disadvantage to starting the first-round playoff series against Boston on Friday.
USA Hockey has announced the first 15 players to be named to the U.S. Men's National Team that will compete in the IIHF World Championships next month in Belarus, and Sabres defenseman Jake McCabe is one of the players on the list.
Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara scores against Jimmy Howard during an Oct. 5, 2013, game in Boston.
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.
He's assisted by Leslie Baker, who handles hospitality for the players. Defenseman Kyle Quincey said the barbecue is one of the unique things about playing in Detroit.
Here's a look at 10 things to watch when the NHL playoffs begin Wednesday with a new format, some stars returning from injuries and renewed rivalries: NEW LOOK: Forget what you knew about how teams matched up in the playoffs.
Zetterberg would like to play in this first-round series against Boston, and because it doesn't begin until Friday, he essentially has two bonus days to get well.
APRIL 04: Brendan Smith #2 of the Detroit Red Wings skates with the puck during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on April 4, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona.
As the Wings prepare for the task of trying to take out the best team in the Eastern Conference, one thing which stands out is the similarities between the two squads.
Last year's playoffs: Bruins lost to Chicago in the Stanley Cup Finals. The Red Wings lost to Chicago in the conference semifinals.
Hockey games aren't won on paper, but often times we can get a good idea of what to expect based on teams season long stats.