Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask (40) of Finland, stops a goal attempt by Detroit Red Wings center Gustav Nyquist (14) of Sweden, during the second period of Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series in Detroit, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Bruins beat Red Wings to take series lead

Tuukka Rask finished with a 23-save shutout to give the Boston Bruins a win over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night for a 2-1 playoff series lead.…
Boston Bruins' Milan Lucic, left, scores on Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard during the second period of Game 2 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series in Boston Sunday, April 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

Bruins top Red Wings to even series

Justin Florek and Reilly Smith scored in a three-minute span in the first period and the Boston Bruins evened their playoff series with a win over the Detroit Red Wings in the Game 2 on Sunday.…
Detroit Red Wings right wing Tomas Jurco, of Slovakia, jumps over Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward's stick during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit, Friday, April 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Hurricanes edge playoff-bound Red Wings

After clinching a 23rd straight postseason appearance earlier in the week, the Red Wings lost a regular-season home game to the Carolina Hurricanes.…
Detroit Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall (55) clears the puck before Pittsburgh Penguins' Lee Stempniak (22) can get his stick on it during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

SO winner lifts Penguins past Red Wings

Jussi Jokinen scored in regulation and then got the game-winner in the shootout, lifting the Pittsburgh Penguins to a victory over the playoff-bound Detroit Red Wings.…
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Nyquist scores to help Wings beat Bruins

Gustav Nyquist broke a tie with 7:12 left in the third period, and the Detroit Red Wings held on to beat the Boston Bruins Wednesday night.…
Tampa Bay Lightning's Ondrej Palat (18), of the Czech Republic, takes a shot on goal against the defense of Detroit Red Wings' Drew Miller (20) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, March 30, 2014, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

Legwand, Red Wings top Lightning

David Legwand had a goal and an assist, and the Detroit Red Wings held off the Tampa Bay Lightning to move into seventh place in the Eastern Conference.…
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Detroit council meets March 31 on Joe Louis Arena lease

The Detroit City Council has scheduled a special meeting March 31 to vote on a new lease for Joe Louis Arena, which is slated to be replaced as venue for the National Hockey League's Detroit Red Wings.…
Minnesota Wilds' Matt Moulson (26) loses the puck against Detroit Red Wings' Brian Lashoff (23) while skating on Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard (35) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, March 23, 2014 in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

Wild slip past Red Wings in OT

Matt Moulson's goal at 2:15 of overtime gave the Minnesota Wild a come-from-behind win over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday night.…
Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) and Detroit Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall (55), of Sweden, watch the puck shot by Detroit Red Wings' Gustav Nyquist go into the goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

Wings beat Penguins with last-second OT goal

Daniel Alfredsson scored his second goal of the game with 1 second left in overtime to give the Detroit Red Wings a victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night.…
Chicago Blackhawks' Brandon Saad, right, controls the puck against Detroit Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall (55) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Chicago, Sunday, March 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Blackhawks topple Red Wings

Marian Hossa celebrated his return to the lineup with a goal and two assists, and the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Detroit Wings Sunday night to snap a two-game losing streak.…