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Red Wings stay with coach Jeff Blashill in long-term rebuild

May. 18, 2021 18:10 PM EDT

The Detroit Red Wings have not had enough good players to consistently win in recent years, making the man behind their bench relatively moot. Due in part to that fact, the Red Wings are sticking with coach Jeff Blashill for their rebuild. General manager Steve Yzerman...

Domi's OT goals lifts Blue Jackets over Red Wings in finale

May. 08, 2021 23:03 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Max Domi scored 4:39 into overtime to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets over the Detroit Red Wings 5-4 on Saturday night in the season finale for both teams. Matiss Kivlenieks had 33 saves for the Blue Jackets, who despite the feel-good win to end the...

Greiss makes 22 saves, Red Wings rally to beat Blue Jackets

May. 07, 2021 22:35 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Thomas Greiss made 22 saves and the Detroit Reds Wings scored three goals in the second period to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2 on Friday night. Jakub Vrana had a goal and an assist, and Joe Veleno and Danny DeKeyser also scored in the second...

Teravainen produces as Hurricanes top Red Wings 3-1

Apr. 29, 2021 22:51 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Teuvo Teravainen had a goal and assist for his first points in more than two months, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-1 on Thursday night to stretch their points streak to nine games. Teravainen was in his second game back...

Merzlikins shuts out Red Wings, Blue Jackets win in shootout

Apr. 27, 2021 23:01 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Patrik Laine and Oliver Bjorkstrand scored in the shootout and the Columbus Blue Jackets snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 1-0 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night. Laine deked Thomas Greiss and beat him between the pads to lead...

Newly acquired Jakub Vrana scores 4, Red Wings top Stars 7-3

Apr. 22, 2021 22:53 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jakub Vrana scored four goals in a game for the first time to help the Detroit Red Wings rout the Dallas Stars 7-3 Thursday night and match their total number of wins from last season. Detroit picked up its 17th victory in its 49th game, a year after...

Stars get shootout win over Red Wings to boost playoff push

Apr. 20, 2021 00:03 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Stars finally got another extra point after regulation, and it moved the defending Western Conference champions up in the standings in their late push to get back in the playoffs. Denis Gurianov scored in the fifth round of a shootout for a 3-2...

Vrana scores in Detroit debut, Red Wings beat Chicago 4-1

Apr. 15, 2021 22:42 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jakub Vrana scored in his Detroit debut, and Troy Stecher added two goals for the Red Wings in a 4-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night. Vrana and Richard Panik played for the first time since the Red Wings acquired them in a trade...

Mantha shines in debut, Ovechkin scores as Caps rout Flyers

Apr. 13, 2021 23:32 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Mantha had a two points in his Washington debut, Alex Ovechkin scored the 728th goal of his NHL career and the Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-1 Tuesday night for their third consecutive victory. The East Division-leading Capitals went...

Lightning and Maple Leafs among NHL trade deadline winners

Apr. 13, 2021 03:16 AM EDT

The defending Stanley Cup champion Tampa Bay Lightning went into the NHL trade deadline without much money to make a move. As the league's best teams often do, the cash-strapped Lightning found a way to improve their chances of winning with a shrewd deal. ...