Sabres trounce Wings in season finale

The Detroit Red Wings (32-40-10) lost their final game of the season against the Buffalo Sabres (33-39-10). Jimmy Howard made his last start of the season, with Linus Ullmark starting for the Sabres. With that, the lineup was the same as on Thursday. First Period After a slow start where both teams

Wings march over Penguins

The Detroit Red Wings (32-38-10) beat the Pittsburgh Penguins (43-26-11) in a fun one tonight. Jimmy Howard started for Detroit, staring down Pittsburgh's Matt Murray. Danny DeKeyser missed this one due to a lower-body injury sustained against Boston, so Joe Hicketts drew into the lineup. Apart from that, the lineup

Wings parry two comeback attempts, outduel Sabres

The Detroit Red Wings (29-38-10) took out the Buffalo Sabres (31-36-10) in overtime. Jimmy Howard guarded the cage for Detroit, with Linus Ullmark opposite of him for Buffalo. Apart from that, Detroit did not change their lineup from Tuesday, and played with seven defencemen due to their many injuries. First Period The

Bernier, Wings take down Sharks in San Jose

The Detroit Red Wings (28-38-10) held off a late comeback bid by the San Jose Sharks (43-24-9) to win this one. Jonathan Bernier tended goal for Detroit, while Martin Jones started for San Jose. Libor Sulak was sent to Grand Rapids, so Dylan McIlrath finally made his Red Wings debut

Mantha, Howard Lead Wings Past Vegas

The Jimmy Howard Show In maybe one of the greatest duet performances in the history of Las Vegas, Jimmy Howard and Anthony Mantha lead the way in the Red Wings 3-2 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights. Howard stopped 28 shots and Mantha scored twice in the win, snapping a 4

Motown sings the Blues in St. Louis

The Detroit Red Wings (26-38-10) lost a tight one to the St. Louis Blues (39-27-5). Detroit started Jonathan Bernier in net, while the Blues went with the red-hot rookie Jordan Binnington. Jacob de la Rose left Tuesday's game early with an accelerated heartbeat. Thankfully, he's doing OK. He's also undergoing

Bernier carries Wings past Islanders

The Detroit Red Wings (25-37-10) snapped a four-game losing streak against the New York Islanders (41-23-7) this afternoon. Jonathan Bernier started in net for Detroit, with Thomas Greiss opposite him for the Islanders. Dylan Larkin returned to the lineup, and Ryan Kuffner made his NHL debut right out of Princeton.

Lightning Strikes, Red Wings Lose 5-4

The Detroit Red Wings were poised to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning for the first time since November of 2015. Up 3-0 halfway through the game, they had the league's best offense on the ropes. Jimmy Howard was putting on another all star performance, just days after allowing an uncharacteristic six

Wings look uninspired, pay the Price in Montreal

The Detroit Red Wings (24-36-10) dropped a tight one against the Montreal Canadiens (37-26-7). The loss eliminated Detroit from playoff contention, though I suppose "contention" is a strong word. Jonathan Bernier got the start in this one, facing off against Carey Price. Dylan Larkin is still injured, and so did