Detroit Red Wings
Blues defenseman punished for illegal hit to head of Red Wings player.
Players to dress for Tuesday night’s Red Wings game
Blackhawks lose to Red Wings, need help from Minnesota, Sunday night.
The Red Wings gave up eight goals in the first two periods of a game for the first time since 1986and 10 in a game for the first time since 1993.
Jimmy Howard earned his NHL-leading 17th road win for Detroit, 4-1 against the Blues. The Red Wings have won two straight after a season-worst four-game losing streak.
The Canucks are enjoying being atop a race with 13 of the 15 teams in the conference entering the final run of the regular season with a legitimate shot to finish among the top eight.