Detroit Red Wings' Gustav Nyquist (14), of Sweden, is knocked off his feet by Colorado Avalanche's Matt Duchene while trying to take a shot during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 6, 2014, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

Avalanche beat Red Wings in overtime

Andre Benoit scored off an assist from rookie Nathan MacKinnon with 31.4 seconds left in overtime, lifting the Colorado Avalanche to a win o…

Detroit Red Wings' Riley Sheahan (15) and Florida Panthers' Scottie Upshall (19) battle for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Sunrise, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

Nyquist lifts Red Wings past Panthers

Gustav Nyquist scored the go-ahead goal in the second period, helping lift the Detroit Red Wings over the Florida Panthers 3-1 on Thursday n…

Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader, left, and Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin. right, from Russia, collide in the first period of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Capitals top Red Wings in OT

The Capitals’ win earned them a split of a home-and-home set and tightened up things in the bottom half of the Eastern Conference.

The goal scored by Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Hartnell, right, rolls back out of the net as Detroit Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall, left, skates past during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

Mason saves 33, Flyers beat Red Wings

The Flyers (26-22-6) won an eighth straight game at home against the Red Wings (23-19-11), a franchise best against Detroit, which has not w…

Florida Panthers goalie Tim Thomas (34) deflects a shot by Detroit Red Wings left wing Drew Miller (20), who is defended by Florida Panthers defenseman Brian Campbell (51) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit, Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Panthers beat Red Wings in shootout

Nick Bjugstad scored in a shootout and Tim Thomas denied Detroit three times, lifting the Florida Panthers to a win over the Red Wings on Su…

Detriot Red Wings Kyle Quincey

Red Wings beat Blackhawks in shootout

DETROIT (AP) — Darren Helm scored on Detroit’s sixth attempt in the shootout and Jonas Gustavsson stopped Andrew Shaw’s shot, lifting the De…

Detroit Red Wings Tomas Tatar, Drew Miller

Tatar to play for Slovakia, dad in Sochi

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – A total of 11 current or former Grand Rapids Griffins will represent seven different countries in the upcoming …