Petr Mrazek is going from being a backup goaltender on a losing team to a starting job for a playoff contender.
Andreas Athanasiou and Tomas Tatar scored for the Red Wings, and Jimmy Howard finished with 26 saves.
Anthony Mantha and Henrik Zetterberg scored for Detroit.
Petr Mrazek stopped 30 shots to remain unbeaten against Nashville as the Detroit Red Wings beat the Predators.
Tomas Tatar scored for Detroit and Jimmy Howard stopped 28 shots.
Dylan Larkin and Frans Nielsen scored in the first two periods and the Detroit Red held off the Anaheim Ducks for a win.
Tomas Tatar scored his second goal of the game 2:47 into overtime, and the Detroit Red Wings avoided a second straight embarrassing loss.
Brock Nelson scored his third goal of the game 3:15 into overtime and New York Islanders emerged with a wild win over the Detroit Red Wings.
The Red Wings never mounted much sustained pressure on goalie Tuukka Rask.
Jonathan Huberdeau scored with 7.7 seconds left in the third period to lift the Florida Panthers to a victory over the Detroit Red Wings.
Darren Helm had a goal and two assists, Petr Mrazek stopped 36 shots, and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Carolina Hurricanes.
Justin Abdelkader scored in the seventh round of a shootout, Petr Mrazek stopped Tomas Hertl at the other end and the Red Wings won.
DeBrincat, Duclair and Hinostroza scored in the first 8:47 before Howard was pulled, and the Red Wings never got back in the game.
Travis Konecny’s goal 27 seconds into overtime lifting the Philadelphia Flyers to a win over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night.
Petr Mrazek had 37 saves in posting his second straight shutout and third of the season as the Detroit Red Wings beat the New Jersey Devils.