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 wi…

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 Hur…

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 playo…

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…

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.

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 n…