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CORRECTS TO SECOND GOAL NOT THIRD GOAL AS A SCORING CHANGE TOOK AWAY HORNQVIST’S FIRST-PERIOD GOAL AND THAT SCORE WAS LATER CREDITED TO SAM LAFFERTY - Pittsburgh Penguins' Patric Hornqvist, center, celebrates his second goal of the team's NHL hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings during the second period in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Hornqvist has 2 goals, assist and Pens top Red Wings 5-1

Feb. 16, 2020 5:05 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Patric Hornqvist and the fourth line set the tone in another big win for the Pittsburgh Penguins. Hornqvist had two goals and an assist and the Penguins defeated the Detroit Red Wings 5-1 on Sunday. “Sometimes you get lucky out there and you keep shooting and keep finding the back...

Boston Bruins' Jeremy Lauzon (79) checks Detroit Red Wings' Valtteri Filppula (51) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Pastrnak scores 42nd goal; Bruins roll past Detroit, 4-1

Feb. 15, 2020 4:53 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — As well as the Bruins have played this season, one team that had consistently given them problems was the Red Wings. It took three meetings, but Boston finally figured out how to solve its issues against the NHL’s cellar dwellers. David Pastrnak scored his 42nd goal of the season...

Buffalo Sabres forward Jack Eichel (9) skates with the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Columbus Blue Jackets, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Amid virus outbreak, concerns about a hockey stick shortage

Feb. 15, 2020 2:18 AM EST

Jack Eichel snapped his stick over the crossbar in frustration after an empty-net goal sealed a Buffalo Sabres loss, splintering it across the ice. He and other NHL players might want to think twice about sacrificing their sticks in a situation like that for now. The coronavirus outbreak that began in China is...

The puck skips over Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) on a shot by New Jersey Devils right wing Wayne Simmonds (17) for Simmonds' second goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Blackwood, Simmonds lead Devils in 4-1 win over Red Wings

Feb. 13, 2020 10:53 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — One good period and a few well-chosen words from interim coach Alain Nasreddine were all the New Jersey Devils needed to get past the struggling Detroit Red Wings. Wayne Simmonds scored twice in a four-goal third period outburst and the Devils rallied to beat the Red Wings 4-1 on...

Buffalo Sabres forward Conor Sheary (43) celebrates his goal with forward Marcus Johansson (90) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Reinhart scores go-ahead goal in Sabres 3-2 win over Detroit

Feb. 11, 2020 11:23 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Sam Reinhart jammed in a loose puck for the go-ahead goal 57 seconds into the third period in the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night. The Red Wings avoided a major scare in the first period, when forward Brendan Perlini sustained a deep cut just below...

Detroit Red Wings forward Brendan Perlini (29) is helped off the ice by trainer and forward Dylan Larkin (71) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Red Wings Perlini cleared to travel after cut across face

Feb. 11, 2020 10:57 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Detroit Red Wings forward Brendan Perlini has been cleared to travel with the team after requiring stitches to close a deep gash that coach Jeff Blashill says just missed the players' right eye. “Brendan's doing good. He's up,” Blashill said following a 3-2 loss at...

Detroit Red Wings defenseman Alex Biega (3) checks Boston Bruins right wing Chris Wagner (14) off the puck in the first period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

NHL-worst Red Wings beat league-best Bruins 3-1 for 2nd time

Feb. 9, 2020 4:46 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The NHL's worst team beat the best. Again. Andreas Athanasiou snapped a tie midway through the third period and scored an empty-net goal in the final minute, lifting the Detroit Red Wings to a 3-1 win over the Boston Bruins on Sunday. “When we’re playing good hockey and we get...

Red Wings send Cholowski to Grand Rapids of AHL

Feb. 8, 2020 6:43 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings have assigned defenseman Dennis Cholowski to Grand Rapids of the AHL. The Red Wings announced the move Saturday. The 21-year-old Cholowski has two goals and six assists in 33 games this season for Detroit. He has nine goals and 15 assists in 85 career NHL games....

Columbus Blue Jackets celebrate a goal against the Detroit Red Wings during the second period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

Merzlikins gets fifth shutout, Blue Jackets beat Red Wings

Feb. 7, 2020 10:59 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus Blue Jackets rookie goalie Elvis Merzlikins is racking up some impressive stats since becoming the starter by attrition on New Year's Eve. Merzlikins, who took over after Joonas Korpisalo was injured, got a fifth shutout in his last eight games on Friday night in a 2-0 win...

Detroit Red Wings forward Justin Abdelkader (8) and goalie Jonathan Bernier (45) celebrate a victory over the Buffalo Sabres following a shootout of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Red Wings snap 9-game skid with 4-3 shootout win over Sabres

Feb. 6, 2020 11:10 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Dylan Larkin scored twice and converted one of Detroit’s two shootout goals, and the Red Wings snapped a nine-game skid with a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night. Andreas Athanasiou sealed the victory by scoring on Detroit’s second shootout opportunity...