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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 44 saves in the Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Lightning on Thursday. | 04/16/2015 10:23 PM
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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 44 saves in the Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Lightning on Thursday.
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Impact
Mrazek stopped 44-of-46 shots in the, 3-2, victory. After a rough finish to the season for both Mrazek and fellow Detroit goaltender Jimmy Howard, it was unclear who would start in net. It is now clear that Mrazek is the man after his performance in Game 1.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk scored a pair of goals in the, 3-2, victory in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Lightning. | 04/16/2015 10:21 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk scored a pair of goals in the, 3-2, victory in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Lightning.
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Impact
Datsyuk opened up the scoring in the first period and then scored on the power play eight seconds into the second period. On first goal, Datsyuk deflected the first shot of the game passed Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop, and then on the second score, Datsyuk displayed his tremendous skill that was overlooked when the experts picked Tampa Bay to win this series easily. Game 2 will be on Friday.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk scored a pair of goals in the, 3-2, victory in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Lightning. | 04/16/2015 10:17 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk scored a pair of goals in the, 3-2, victory in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Lightning.
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Impact
Datsyuk opened up the scoring in the first period and then scored on the power play eight seconds into the second period. On both goals, Datsyuk displayed his tremendous skill that was overlooked when the experts picked Tampa Bay to win this series easily. Game 2 will be on Friday.
Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar scored a goal Thursday against the Canadiens. | 04/09/2015 10:16 PM
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Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar scored a goal Thursday against the Canadiens.
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Impact
Tatar has been impressive this season. He now has 29 goals and 55 points through 81 games overall.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk recorded two points during Tuesday's win over the Panthers. | 04/07/2015 10:05 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk recorded two points during Tuesday's win over the Panthers.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with two shots and a plus-one rating. Datsyuk now has 25 goals and 63 points through 62 games this season.
Red Wings center Darren Helm scored Detroit's only goal in the, 2-1, loss on Sunday. | 04/05/2015 8:30 PM
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Red Wings center Darren Helm scored Detroit's only goal in the, 2-1, loss on Sunday.
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Impact
Helm recorded four shots on goal and scored on the power play. He has 14 goals and 16 assists in 72 games this season.
Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek played well in the loss to the Capitals on Sunday. | 04/05/2015 8:24 PM
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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek played well in the loss to the Capitals on Sunday.
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Impact
The Red Wings are trying to settle their goalie situation going into the playoffs, and Mrazek appears to be the guy. He made 26 saves on 28 shots in the, 2-1, loss. Of course, Detroit still has to clinch a playoff spot with the Ottawa Senators just three points back and a game in hand.
Red Wings center Stephen Weiss had a goal and an assist in Detroit's heart-breaking loss to Boston on Thursday. | 04/02/2015 10:14 PM
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Red Wings center Stephen Weiss had a goal and an assist in Detroit's heart-breaking loss to Boston on Thursday.
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Impact
Detroit took a, 2-0, lead on Weiss' power-play goal early in the third period, but Boston scored three unanswered goals to win in regulation, 3-2. Weiss has nine goals and 14 assists in 47 games this season.
Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored the only Detroit goal in Tuesday's, 2-1, loss to the Senators. | 03/31/2015 10:26 PM
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Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored the only Detroit goal in Tuesday's, 2-1, loss to the Senators.
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Impact
Nyquist scored in the second period on a pass from Justin Abdelkader. Nyquist has 25 goals and 27 assists this season.
Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 33 saves in the loss to the Senators on Tuesday. | 03/31/2015 10:24 PM
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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 33 saves in the loss to the Senators on Tuesday.
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Impact
Mrazek is likely starting in the hopes of lighting a fire under Jimmy Howard before the playoffs. Mrazek played well versus Ottawa, allowing just one goal which came in the final five minutes of regulation. Unfortunately, Mrazek was pretty awful in the shootout, saving just one of four attempts. He is 15-7-2 this season.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk recorded two points during Sunday's loss to the Islanders. | 03/29/2015 7:41 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk recorded two points during Sunday's loss to the Islanders.
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Impact
He had missed the past two games with a lower-body injury, but returned in styile with a goal and an assit. Datsyuk now has 24 goals and 60 points through 59 games this season.
Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored his 10th goal of March on Saturday versus the Lightning. | 03/28/2015 7:33 PM
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Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored his 10th goal of March on Saturday versus the Lightning.
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Impact
As The Sports Network suggested on Wednesday, Abdelkader is a prime waiver wire pickup candidate because he has just been on fire this month. Ten of his 23 goals this season are from March while he also has 23 penalty minutes this month. If owners need those two categories, go pick up Abdelkader.
Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek stopped all 23 shots he faced on Saturday to record a shutout over the Lightning. | 03/28/2015 7:27 PM
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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek stopped all 23 shots he faced on Saturday to record a shutout over the Lightning.
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Impact
Mrazek didn't look sharp in his last two starts, losing to the Panthers and Sharks, but he was great on Saturday. The shutout was his second of the season and second in his last six starts.
Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg scored a goal on Thursday versus San Jose. | 03/26/2015 10:09 PM
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Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg scored a goal on Thursday versus San Jose.
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Impact
He now has 17 goals and 62 points through 69 games this season. Typical campaign for Zetterberg.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard was pulled on Thursday night. | 03/26/2015 10:07 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard was pulled on Thursday night.
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Impact
He allowed three goals on just 10 shots against San Jose. Petr Mrazek took over, but Howard will be Detroit's horse heading into the postseason.
Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored a goal and an assist in the overtime loss to the Coyotes on Tuesday. | 03/24/2015 10:24 PM
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Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored a goal and an assist in the overtime loss to the Coyotes on Tuesday.
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Impact
Detroit never led in the game, but they also never trailed by more than one as Arizona and Detroit alternated on nine goals. Abdelkader scored in the second period and then assisted Gustav Nyquist's power-play goal to tie it at four. Abdelkader has been very good in March with eight goals and two assists this month. It was a power-play goal and his 20th of the season. Abdelkader also had an assist, seven shots, four penalty minutes, and a plus-one rating. Erik Cole also tallied for Detroit.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard picked up a win Sunday against St. Louis. | 03/22/2015 3:07 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard picked up a win Sunday against St. Louis.
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Impact
He made 23 saves on 24 shots on goal. Howard is now 21-12-9 overall.
Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader netted the overtime winner Sunday against the Blues. | 03/22/2015 3:04 PM
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Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader netted the overtime winner Sunday against the Blues.
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Impact
It was a power-play goal and his 20th of the season. Abdelkader also had an assist, seven shots, four penalty minutes, and a plus-one rating. Erik Cole also tallied for Detroit.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed just two goals, but Detroit lost, 3-1, to Tampa Bay on Friday. | 03/20/2015 10:16 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed just two goals, but Detroit lost, 3-1, to Tampa Bay on Friday.
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Impact
The final goal was an empty-netter. Howard made 29 saves in the loss. He is 20-12-9 this season.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (lower body) will miss Detroit's next two games. | 03/18/2015 2:45 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (lower body) will miss Detroit's next two games.
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Impact
Datsyuk will miss Thursday's and Friday's contest, and it is unknown if he will be ready for Sunday's game. Stay tuned.
Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek had an incredible game against the Penguins on Sunday. | 03/15/2015 3:13 PM
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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek had an incredible game against the Penguins on Sunday.
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Impact
Detroit won, 5-1, so not many fans are going to point to Mrazek as a key to the game, but he made 42 saves. Mrazek was standing on his head at times, and some of those saves were big early in the game. He certainly redeemed himself from his last start, which was also against the Penguins in which Mrazek allowed four goals in two periods.
Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored, but Detroit lost, 7-2, on Saturday to Philadelphia. | 03/14/2015 6:15 PM
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Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored, but Detroit lost, 7-2, on Saturday to Philadelphia.
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Impact
Abelkader scored in the second period to cut the Flyers lead to, 2-1, but Philadelphia scored five of the game's final six goals. Abdelkader has 19 goals and 18 assists in 60 games this season.
Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored the team's lone goal during Thursday's loss to the Blue Jackets. | 03/12/2015 10:15 PM
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Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored the team's lone goal during Thursday's loss to the Blue Jackets.
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Impact
Abdelkader also had three shots on goal and seven total penalty minutes. He now has 18 goals, 36 points, and 52 penalty minutes through 59 games this season.
Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg had a hat trick of assists on Monday. | 03/09/2015 10:54 PM
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Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg had a hat trick of assists on Monday.
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Impact
Ok, so that's not quite the same as three goals, but Zetterberg was spectacular, setting up his teammates on three scores. He has 15 goals and 41 assists in 61 games this season.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk had a goal and an assist in the, 5-3, victory over the Oilers on Monday. | 03/09/2015 10:51 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk had a goal and an assist in the, 5-3, victory over the Oilers on Monday.
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Impact
Datsyuk assisted Teemu Pulkkinen's goal and then scored an empty-netter in the third period. Datsyuk has 23 goals and 33 assists in 54 games this season.
Red Wings backup goalie Jonas Gustavsson was pulled on Sunday against Boston. | 03/08/2015 3:15 PM
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Red Wings backup goalie Jonas Gustavsson was pulled on Sunday against Boston.
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Impact
He allowed four goals on 23 shots, before being lifted in the second period. Jimmy Howard took over and stopped 6-of-7 shots on goal. Gustavsson is now 3-3-1 overall.
Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored a goal during Sunday's loss versus Boston. | 03/08/2015 3:11 PM
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Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored a goal during Sunday's loss versus Boston.
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Impact
He also had six shots on goal and a plus-one rating on the day. Nyquist now has 22 goals and 45 points through 64 games this season. Luke Glendening and Marek Zidlicky also tallied for Detroit.
Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader had a pair of goals in the loss to the Flames on Friday night. | 03/06/2015 10:31 PM
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Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader had a pair of goals in the loss to the Flames on Friday night.
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Impact
Abdelkader scored the first two goals of the game, getting one of those scores on the power play. But then, Calgary stormed back, scoring the last five goals of the game as the Red Wings lost, 5-2. Abelkader has 16 goals and 18 assists in 56 games this season.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard made 39 saves in the, 2-1, overtime victory versus the Rangers on Wednesday. | 03/04/2015 11:27 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard made 39 saves in the, 2-1, overtime victory versus the Rangers on Wednesday.
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Impact
Howard was making his first start since Feb. 26. He was just superb in a game between two of the best teams in the eastern conference. Howard is now 19-8-9 this season.
Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg has been cleared to play on Wednesday. | 03/04/2015 2:16 PM
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Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg has been cleared to play on Wednesday.
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Impact
Zetterberg has missed the past four games after being punched in the head by Jamie Benn. Get him active in all lineups.
Red Wings backup goalie Jonas Gustavsson made 37 saves in the, 4-3, victory over the Predators on Saturday. | 02/28/2015 7:20 PM
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Red Wings backup goalie Jonas Gustavsson made 37 saves in the, 4-3, victory over the Predators on Saturday.
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Impact
Gustavsson allowed three goals, but Detroit came back to win in the third period. Gustavsson is 3-2-1 as the backup goaltender in the Motor City this season.
Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall had two assists and a plus-two rating in the, 4-3, victory over the Predators on Saturday. | 02/28/2015 7:11 PM
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Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall had two assists and a plus-two rating in the, 4-3, victory over the Predators on Saturday.
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Impact
Detroit scored two goals in the final period to comeback and win. Kronwall assisted both those goals, which were scored from Alexei Marchenko and Tomas Tatar. Tatar's goal came on the power play. Kronwall has seven goals and 30 assists in 61 games this season.
Red Wings backup goalie Jonas Gustavsson made 26 saves and allowed just one goal on Tuesday but lost to the Kings, 1-0. | 02/25/2015 9:37 AM
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Red Wings backup goalie Jonas Gustavsson made 26 saves and allowed just one goal on Tuesday but lost to the Kings, 1-0.
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Impact
Gustavsson doesn't get enough playing time to be fantasy relevant, but it was a nice game nonetheless. He is 2-2-1 with a 1.91 GAA and .924 save percentage.
Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg will not play on Monday against the Ducks. | 02/23/2015 9:49 PM
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Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg will not play on Monday against the Ducks.
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Impact
Zetterberg took a blow to the head from Jamie Benn on Saturday, so he will not play on Monday. Coach Mike Babcock said Zetterberg will likely not play on Tuesday either. Fantasy owners will miss him as he has 15 goals and 34 assists in 57 games this season.
Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall netted the game-winner in overtime Saturday versus Dallas. | 02/22/2015 9:33 AM
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Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall netted the game-winner in overtime Saturday versus Dallas.
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Impact
He did so 36 seconds into the extra session, and also had an assist in the game as well. Kronwall now has seven goals and 33 points, but is not a relevant option.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk recorded four points during Saturday's thrilling overtime win over the Stars. | 02/22/2015 9:31 AM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk recorded four points during Saturday's thrilling overtime win over the Stars.
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Impact
He had two goals and two assists, along with four shots and a plus-three rating. Datsyuk now has 19 goals and 47 points through 46 games this season.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard stopped 32-of-34 shots to beat the Blackhawks, 3-2, on Wednesday. | 02/18/2015 10:26 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard stopped 32-of-34 shots to beat the Blackhawks, 3-2, on Wednesday.
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Impact
Detroit won the game in a shootout. This was Howard's first win since returning from his injury on Feb. 11. Howard is 17-8-8 this season.
Red Wings center Darren Helm scored a goal and an assist in the, 3-2, shootout victory over the Blackhawks on Wednesday. | 02/18/2015 10:22 PM
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Red Wings center Darren Helm scored a goal and an assist in the, 3-2, shootout victory over the Blackhawks on Wednesday.
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Impact
Chicago outplayed Detroit in the first period, outshooting them 17-6, but the game was still scoreless. The Red Wings outshot the Blackhawks the rest of the game. Helm assisted Tomas Tatar's goal and then scored his own late in the third period to give the Red Wings a, 2-1, lead. Chicago rallied to tie, but Detroit won in the shootout.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard took a tough loss Monday versus Montreal. | 02/16/2015 10:22 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard took a tough loss Monday versus Montreal.
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Impact
He allowed just one goal and 28 shots. Howard is now 16-8-8 overall, and has seemingly found his way back atop the depth chart.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk had two goals and an assist in the, 5-4, shootout loss to the Jets on Saturday. | 02/14/2015 10:20 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk had two goals and an assist in the, 5-4, shootout loss to the Jets on Saturday.
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Impact
Datsyuk gave Detroit a, 3-1, lead but Winnipeg responded with the next three goals. Datsyuk then tied the game at four to send the contest into overtime. Datsyuk has 17 goals and 25 assists in 43 games this season.
Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek was pulled during Wednesday's loss against Pittsburgh. | 02/11/2015 10:32 PM
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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek was pulled during Wednesday's loss against Pittsburgh.
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Impact
Mrazek had his three-game winning streak snapped, and allowed four goals and 17 shots. Jimmy Howard replaced him, and stopped all four shots on goal. Both goaltenders are worth owning for now.
Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek is expected to start Wednesday against Pittsburgh. | 02/09/2015 3:17 PM
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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek is expected to start Wednesday against Pittsburgh.
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Impact
Mrazek is 13-4-1 in 17 games this season after winning his thirs straight game Saturday. However, Jimmy Howard will be his backup which means he's almost ready to return to the starting lineup and Mrazek's fantasy value will soon take a significant hit.
Red Wings starting goalie Jimmy Howard will back up Petr Mrazek Wednesday night, according to Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press. | 02/09/2015 3:14 PM
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Red Wings starting goalie Jimmy Howard will back up Petr Mrazek Wednesday night, according to Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press.
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Impact
Mrazek has won three straight to raise his record to 13-4-1 with a 2.42 GAA and .914 SV%, so the team can wait until Howard is 100 percent. Howard has been out since Jan. 10 with a groin injury.
Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar recorded three points during Saturday's victory over the Coyotes. | 02/08/2015 8:38 AM
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Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar recorded three points during Saturday's victory over the Coyotes.
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Impact
He had a goal and two assists, along with five shots and a plus-two rating. Tatar has been solid all season, and now has 23 goals and 39 points through 52 games.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard hopes to be back on Feb. 11 according to MLive.com. | 02/03/2015 4:11 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard hopes to be back on Feb. 11 according to MLive.com.
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Impact
Howard has been out since Jan. 10 with a groin injury. Owners have sure missed him as he has posted a 2.11 GAA and .920 save percentage. Howard will be welcomed back into the Red Wings and fantasy lineups.
Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 22 saves in the, 4-1, victory over the Islanders on Saturday. | 01/31/2015 4:36 PM
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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 22 saves in the, 4-1, victory over the Islanders on Saturday.
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Impact
Mrazek allowed just one goal on 23 shots. He has done a decent job in the pipes replacing the injured Jimmy Howard. He is 11-4-1 in 17 games this season.
Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored on Saturday versus the Islanders. | 01/31/2015 4:33 PM
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Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored on Saturday versus the Islanders.
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Impact
Nyquist scored on the power play to give Detroit an insurance goal in the third period. The Red Wings beat the Islanders, 4-1. Nyquist has 20 goals and 18 assists in 50 games this season.
Red Wings center Darren Helm scored a goal on Thursday. | 01/29/2015 10:13 PM
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Red Wings center Darren Helm scored a goal on Thursday.
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Impact
Unfortunately, it was Detroit's only goal as the Red Wings lost, 5-1. Helm has nine goals and 12 assists in 49 games this season.
Detroit left wing Henrik Zetterberg scored a goal in the, 5-4, victory over Florida on Tuesday. | 01/27/2015 10:19 PM
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Detroit left wing Henrik Zetterberg scored a goal in the, 5-4, victory over Florida on Tuesday.
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Impact
That was Zetterberg's 15th goal of the season. He also had 30 assists as he is just behind the ppg pace with 45 points in 48 games. Zetterberg scored 32 seconds into the second period on passes from Justin Abdelkader and Gustav Nyquist.
Red Wings right winger Luke Glendening scored a pair of goals in what is the biggest scoring night of his young NHL career. | 01/27/2015 10:16 PM
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Red Wings right winger Luke Glendening scored a pair of goals in what is the biggest scoring night of his young NHL career.
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Impact
Glendening scored just one goal in 56 games last season and surpassed that total with two goals on Tuesday. Owners still shouldn't rush to the waiver wire to pick up Glendening, though, as he has just six goals and three assists in 48 games this season.
Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist recorded two points on Tuesday night. | 01/20/2015 10:19 PM
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Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist recorded two points on Tuesday night.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with two shots and a plus-two rating. Nyquist needs to be in the starting lineup everytime Detroit takes the ice.
Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar recorded three points during Saturday's victory over the Predators. | 01/17/2015 10:12 PM
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Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar recorded three points during Saturday's victory over the Predators.
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Impact
He had two goals and an assist, along with four shots and a plus-two rating. Tatar now has 20 goals and 32 points through 45 games this season. It has been a breakout campaign for him.
Red Wings right wing Johan Franzen is still suffering from headaches according to the Detroit Free Press. | 01/17/2015 11:29 AM
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Red Wings right wing Johan Franzen is still suffering from headaches according to the Detroit Free Press.
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Impact
That probably means Franzen is still suffering from concussion like symptoms. He is not at all close to returning. Fantasy owners should not plan on having him next week.
Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 25 saves in a victory over the Blues on Thursday. | 01/15/2015 10:54 PM
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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 25 saves in a victory over the Blues on Thursday.
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Impact
Mrazek allowed a goal with under a minute to go that tied the game for the Blues, but Detroit was able to win in overtime. Mrazek is 7-3-1 with solid numbers backing up Jimmy Howard. If you need a goalie, you could do worse than Mrazek.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk scored the game-winning goal in overtime versus the Blues on Thursday. | 01/15/2015 10:51 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk scored the game-winning goal in overtime versus the Blues on Thursday.
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Impact
Detroit blew a one-goal lead with under a minute left in regulation, but Datsyuk scored with under five seconds left in overtime to win. Datsyuk has 15 goals and 17 assists in 33 games this season.
Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar scored in Detroit's, 3-1, victory over Buffalo on Tuesday. | 01/13/2015 9:51 PM
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Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar scored in Detroit's, 3-1, victory over Buffalo on Tuesday.
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Impact
Mike Weber scored for the Sabres to cut the Detroit lead to one, but Tatar responded about two minutes later for Detroit. Tatar has 17 goals and 11 assists in 43 games this season.
Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 25 saves in the, 3-1, victory over the Sabres on Tuesday. | 01/13/2015 9:48 PM
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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 25 saves in the, 3-1, victory over the Sabres on Tuesday.
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Impact
Mrazek allowed just one goal on 26 shots. He is now 6-3-1 this season and will remain the Red Wings starter as long as Jimmy Howard is out.
Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 12 saves in relief of the injured Jimmy Howard. | 01/10/2015 9:44 PM
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Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 12 saves in relief of the injured Jimmy Howard.
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Impact
Howard had to be taken off on a stretcher due to a groin injury, so Howard owners will want to go grab Mrazek. He was 5-2-1 in eight games coming into Saturday's action.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard left Saturday's game on a stretcher due to a groin injury according to the Detroit Free Press. | 01/10/2015 8:40 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard left Saturday's game on a stretcher due to a groin injury according to the Detroit Free Press.
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Impact
Howard injured himself on a save attempt less than two minutes into the game. Howard entered the game with a 2.08 GAA and .921 save percentage and was named to the All-Star roster prior to Saturday's game.
Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored a goal and two assists in Detroit, 4-2, victory over Edmonton. | 01/07/2015 9:48 AM
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Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored a goal and two assists in Detroit, 4-2, victory over Edmonton.
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Impact
Abdelkader assisted Kyle Quincey's goal and then scored on the power play. He also assisted Pavel Datsyuk's power-play score. Abdelkader has 10 goals and 11 assists in 33 games this season.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard made 21 saves in a, 4-2, victory over the Oilers on Tuesday. | 01/07/2015 9:44 AM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard made 21 saves in a, 4-2, victory over the Oilers on Tuesday.
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Impact
Howard allowed two goals to post a .913 save percentage. He is 16-7-7 with a 2.08 GAA and .913 save percentage this season.
Red Wings center Darren Helm scored two goals during Wednesday's victory against the Devils. | 01/01/2015 12:22 PM
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Red Wings center Darren Helm scored two goals during Wednesday's victory against the Devils.
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Impact
He also had six shots on goal and a plus-two rating on the night. However, Helm is not a relevant option, as he has 18 points through 38 games.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard faced a ton of shots and stopped most of them, but not enough to beat the Bruins. | 12/29/2014 9:50 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard faced a ton of shots and stopped most of them, but not enough to beat the Bruins.
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Impact
Howard made 40 saves on 44 shots, which is good enough for the save percentage but doesn't help many owners as far as GAA goes. Howard and the Red Wings lost to the Bruins, 5-2. The last goal was an empty-netter.
Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jakub Kindl is expected to miss Monday's game against Boston due to an elbow issue, according to red Wings beat writer Ansar Khan. | 12/29/2014 1:40 PM
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Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jakub Kindl is expected to miss Monday's game against Boston due to an elbow issue, according to red Wings beat writer Ansar Khan.
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Impact
Kindl hasn't been able to stay healthy this season. He has two goals and seven assists in 28 games this season.
Detroit left wing Henrik Zetterberg had a goal and an assist in Saturday's victory over the Senators. | 12/27/2014 10:16 PM
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Detroit left wing Henrik Zetterberg had a goal and an assist in Saturday's victory over the Senators.
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Impact
Zetterberg assisted Justin Abdelkader's scored with 15 seconds left in the first period and then scored on the power play in the third period to tie the game. Gustav Nyquist then won it in overtime. Zetterberg has eight goals and 24 assists in 36 games this season.
Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored the game-winning goal to lift Detroit over Ottawa in overtime, 3-2. | 12/27/2014 10:05 PM
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Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored the game-winning goal to lift Detroit over Ottawa in overtime, 3-2.
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Impact
Nyquist now has 14 goals and eight assists this season. He is really the most reliable Red Wing fantasy player because he has the best chance of remaining healthy all season.
Detroit left wing Henrik Zetterberg scored the team's only goal in Friday's loss to the Islanders. | 12/19/2014 10:04 PM
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Detroit left wing Henrik Zetterberg scored the team's only goal in Friday's loss to the Islanders.
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Impact
He also had three shots on goal and a plus-one ating on the night. Zetterberg now has six goals and 22 points through 33 games.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard had the rare shutout and loss on Tuesday against the Blue Jackets. | 12/16/2014 10:31 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard had the rare shutout and loss on Tuesday against the Blue Jackets.
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Impact
Howard stopped all 29 shots he faced to record his 20th career shutout, but Columbus got the better of him in the shootout. Howard is 13-5-7 this season.
Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall scored Detroit's only goal of Saturday's game against the Maple Leafs. | 12/13/2014 10:14 PM
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Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall scored Detroit's only goal of Saturday's game against the Maple Leafs.
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Impact
Kronwall had two shots on net and finished minus-one. Detroit lost, 4-1. Kronwall has five goals and 13 assists this season.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed two goals in Friday's shootout loss to the Panthers. | 12/12/2014 10:20 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed two goals in Friday's shootout loss to the Panthers.
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Impact
He stopped 24-of-26 shots on goal. Howard is now 13-5-6 on the season.
Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored a goal on Wednesday night. | 12/10/2014 10:48 PM
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Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored a goal on Wednesday night.
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Impact
It was Detroit's lone regulation goal, and Nyquist also had seven shots on goal and a plus-one rating on the night. He now has 17 points through 29 games.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed two goals in Saturday's win against the Rangers. | 12/06/2014 9:48 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed two goals in Saturday's win against the Rangers.
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Impact
He faced 29 total shots, and improved his record to 13-5-4. Howard continues to be a great option in net.
Red Wings center Riley Sheahan scored a goal in Saturday's win over the Rangers. | 12/06/2014 9:46 PM
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Red Wings center Riley Sheahan scored a goal in Saturday's win over the Rangers.
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Impact
Sheahan now has six goals and 15 points on the season, however he can be left waiver wires for the time being.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk had a goal and an assist on Thursday. | 12/04/2014 10:35 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk had a goal and an assist on Thursday.
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Impact
Datsyuk had three shots on net and finished plus-two. He has been a welcome addition to the Red Wings and fantasy lineups with 11 goals and eight assists in 15 games.
Red Wings center Darren Helm scored twice on Thursday against the Stars. | 12/04/2014 10:30 PM
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Red Wings center Darren Helm scored twice on Thursday against the Stars.
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Impact
Helm scored the first goal of the game about four minutes into the first period. He added an insurance goal at the 13:07 mark of the third period. Helm has four goals and nine assists this season.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed four goals in Tuesday's loss to the Panthers. | 12/02/2014 10:20 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed four goals in Tuesday's loss to the Panthers.
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Impact
Howard faced 31 shots on goal, and even with the loss, he still has a solid record. Howard is 11-5-4 overall.
Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored a goal in Detroit's comeback victory in New Jersey on Friday. | 11/28/2014 10:06 PM
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Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader scored a goal in Detroit's comeback victory in New Jersey on Friday.
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Impact
Abdelkader scored on the power play about half way through the second period to make the Devils' lead, 4-3. Detroit added another goal in the third period and won in a shootout. Abdelkader has seven goals and eight assists this season.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk scored two goals in his return to action. | 11/26/2014 10:19 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk scored two goals in his return to action.
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Impact
He had not played since November 16th, but retruned in a big way. Datsyuk now has 13 points in 11 games.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed three goals but found a way to win Monday against Ottawa. | 11/24/2014 10:19 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed three goals but found a way to win Monday against Ottawa.
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Impact
Howard made 23 saves on 26 shots on goal, for only an .885 save percentage. He will look to be better next time out, but was able to raise his record to 9-4-4.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed three goals in Saturday's loss to Toronto. | 11/22/2014 9:56 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed three goals in Saturday's loss to Toronto.
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Impact
He made 24 saves, but dropped his record to 8-3-4 on the season.
Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar scored twice on Thursday to help Detroit defeat Winnipeg, 4-3. | 11/20/2014 10:59 PM
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Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar scored twice on Thursday to help Detroit defeat Winnipeg, 4-3.
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Impact
Tatar scored an unassisted goal in the second period and then scored the game-winning goal at the 15:10 mark of the third period. Tatar has eight goals and three assists this season.
Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader notched a goal and an assist on Thursday versus the Jets. | 11/20/2014 10:53 PM
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Red Wings winger Justin Abdelkader notched a goal and an assist on Thursday versus the Jets.
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Impact
Abdelkader was plus-one with three shots on goal. He has six goals and eight assists on the season.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (groin) will not play Thursday, but could return by the weekend. | 11/20/2014 3:08 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (groin) will not play Thursday, but could return by the weekend.
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Impact
He missed three games with a groin injury. Datsyuk is a must start when he playes (11 points in 10 games) he just can't get healthy.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard played well and shut out the Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. | 11/18/2014 9:40 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard played well and shut out the Blue Jackets on Tuesday night.
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Impact
He stopped all 28 shots on goal, and raised his record to 8-3-4. Owners should be very pleased.
Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored a goal in Tuesday's win against Columbus. | 11/18/2014 9:37 PM
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Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored a goal in Tuesday's win against Columbus.
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Impact
It was his ninth goal of the season, and Nyquist now has 12 points through 18 games, along with a +1 rating.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard played wekk in Friday's win over the Blackhawks. | 11/14/2014 10:00 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard played wekk in Friday's win over the Blackhawks.
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Impact
He stopped 25-of-26 shots on goal, and has now won two of his past three games. Howard is 7-2-4 on the season.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard played well in Friday's win over the Blackhawks. | 11/14/2014 10:00 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard played well in Friday's win over the Blackhawks.
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Impact
He stopped 25-of-26 shots on goal, and has now won two of his past three games. Howard is 7-2-4 on the season.
Red Wings right wing Johan Franzen scored his fifth goal of the season. | 11/14/2014 9:58 PM
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Red Wings right wing Johan Franzen scored his fifth goal of the season.
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Impact
He has played well, and now has 11 points in 10 games this season.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk is hoping to return on Friday against the Blackhawks according to MLive.com. | 11/10/2014 5:36 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk is hoping to return on Friday against the Blackhawks according to MLive.com.
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Impact
He missed the past two games with a groin injury. Datsyuk skated on Monday but did not go full speed.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed just two goals in limited action on Friday against the Devils. | 11/08/2014 10:11 AM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard allowed just two goals in limited action on Friday against the Devils.
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Impact
The start earned Howard the victory and helped the goals against average, but since he faced just 17 shots, Howard's save percentage in the game was just .882. The Detroit goaltender is 6-2-3 in 11 starts this season.
Red Wings right wing Johan Franzen scored the game-winning goal on the power play in the second period against the Devils on Friday. | 11/08/2014 10:06 AM
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Red Wings right wing Johan Franzen scored the game-winning goal on the power play in the second period against the Devils on Friday.
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Impact
Franzen scored to give Detroit a 3-1 lead. Niklas Kronwall added to the lead, and the Red Wings beat the Devils, 4-2. Frazen has three goals and five assists this season.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk injured his groin on Friday morning and will not play against the Devils Friday night. | 11/07/2014 7:51 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk injured his groin on Friday morning and will not play against the Devils Friday night.
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Impact
Datsyuk suffered the injury in the morning skate. The Red Wings center has been great with 10 points in eight games, but the problem is he has only played in eight games due to injury. Datsyuk is day-to-day.
Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar scored with under eight seconds left to tie the game, 3-3, and send it into overtime against the Rangers on Wednesday. | 11/05/2014 10:58 PM
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Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar scored with under eight seconds left to tie the game, 3-3, and send it into overtime against the Rangers on Wednesday.
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Impact
Tatar had a shot that went wide a few seconds before his game-tying goal. On his second chance, he didn't miss a wide open net. Detroit, however, allowed a power play goal and lost in overtime.
Red Wings backup goalie Jonas Gustavsson will start on Wednesday against the Rangers. | 11/05/2014 6:49 PM
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Red Wings backup goalie Jonas Gustavsson will start on Wednesday against the Rangers.
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Impact
Jimmy Howard stopped 21-of-31 shots on Tuesday and get the night off. Gustavsson has a 1.45 GAA and .935 save percentage in two games this season.
Detroit left wing Henrik Zetterberg scored the team's only goal in Tuesday's loss to the Senators. | 11/04/2014 10:27 PM
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Detroit left wing Henrik Zetterberg scored the team's only goal in Tuesday's loss to the Senators.
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Impact
Zetterberg has been extremely solid thus far, and now has four goals and 15 points on the season. Owners should be pleased with his production.
Red Wings right wing Johan Franzen will return to the lineup on Sunday against the Sabres according to Detroit News. | 11/02/2014 11:34 AM
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Red Wings right wing Johan Franzen will return to the lineup on Sunday against the Sabres according to Detroit News.
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Impact
Franzen has missed two weeks with a groin injury. He will skate on the second line with Gustav Nyquist and Darren Helm.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard played well in Friday's win over the Kings. | 10/31/2014 10:25 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard played well in Friday's win over the Kings.
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Impact
He made 28 saves in a 5-2 win, and is now 5-1-2 on the season.
Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored two goals on Friday. | 10/31/2014 10:17 PM
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Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist scored two goals on Friday.
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Impact
He also had an assist, but was -1 on the night. Nyquist now has seven goals on the season.
Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk recorded three points in Friday's win over the Kings. | 10/31/2014 10:16 PM
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Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk recorded three points in Friday's win over the Kings.
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Impact
Datsyuk had two goals and one assist, and after a slow start to the season, he now has seven points in the last four games. He also chipped in seven shots on goal and was +1 on the night. Owners need to enjoy Datsyuk's hot streak.
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard stopped 25-of-27 shots for the win over the Capitals. | 10/29/2014 10:01 PM
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Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard stopped 25-of-27 shots for the win over the Capitals.
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Impact
He is now 4-1-2, and should be considered a solid fantasy option in net, moving forward.

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