Jimmy Howard made 24 saves in his return and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday night.
A four-goal first period that carried the Boston Bruins to a victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.
The Toronto Maple Leafs snapped a five-game losing streak with a victory against the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night.
The Oilers got a good start to a critical stretch in their season.
The Calgary Flames beat the Red Wings 3-2 on Friday night for its sixth straight win.
Henrik Zetterberg scored for Detroit and Petr Mrazek finished with 19 saves.
Tomas Tatar and Thomas Vanek scored early third-period goals to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a victory against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Henrik Zetterberg scored a tiebreaking goal on Detroit’s fifth shootout attempt and then Petr Mrazek stopped Alex Ovechkin.
Detroit has dropped five straight games for the second time in less than a month, matching its season-long losing streak.
Detroit Red Wings’ Gustav Nyquist was suspended without pay for high-sticking Minnesota Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon in the face.
Bob Kaser has earned the title “The Voice of the Griffins.”
Mike Ilitch will lie in repose for a public visitation Wednesday at Fox Theatre in Detroit.
Zach Parise scored twice and Devan Dubnyk made 30 saves to help the Western Conference-leading Minnesota Wild beat the Detroit Red Wings.
Even when Alex Ovechkin goes without a shot, the Washington Capitals seem to be able to score at will, especially at home.
The Grand Rapids Griffins won, but it may have been costly for a Detroit Red Wings veteran who was on the ice at Van Andel Arena.