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Latest 2005–06 Detroit Red Wings season Stories

2009-04-16 21:26:26

Jonathan Ericsson and Niklas Kronwall scored 48 seconds apart in the second period Thursday, lifting Detroit to a playoff-opening 4-1 win over Columbus. The Red Wings, trying to become the first back-to-back Stanley Cup winner since they did it 11 years ago, spoiled the first playoff game in the history of the Blue Jackets. After a scoreless first period, the teams traded goals in the span of a minute midway through the second. R.J. Umberger tied the game for Columbus with a backhander that...

2009-04-09 22:15:27

Jason Arnott's shootout goal gave the Nashville Predators a 4-3 win over Detroit Thursday that kept the Predators' playoff hopes alive. A goal by Nashville's Joel Ward with 59.3 seconds left in regulation sent the game into overtime and the eventual shootout. The victory lifted the Predators into a tie with St. Louis and Anaheim, both idle Thursday, in a battle for the final two playoff spots in the Western Conference. Arnott also had a goal in regulation and Scott Nichol added a goal for...

2009-03-03 23:35:02

Chris Osgood made 22 saves Tuesday, posting his first shutout this season and 48th of his NHL career in a 5-0 Detroit whitewash of St. Louis. The Red Wings played most of the game without right winger Marian Hossa, who was carried off the ice on a stretcher after being checked violently into the boards by Blues defenseman Roman Polak. Hossa, who leads the defending Stanley Cup champs with 34 goals, had just returned after missing two games with a neck injury. Detroit got its goals from Tomas...

2009-02-27 22:08:55

Chris Osgood, playing for the first time in two weeks, made 30 saves Friday night to help the Detroit Red Wings fight off Los Angeles 2-1. Osgood, who recorded a 14-4 playoff record last season while leading Detroit to its 11th Stanley Cup title, was given some time off by the coaching staff after losing his form. He was almost perfect against the Kings Friday while the Red Wings were winning their second game in a row. Detroit moved within three points of idle San Jose for the best record in...

2009-02-13 21:23:32

Rookie Steve Mason returned from an illness and made 32 saves Friday, leading the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 3-2 victory over Detroit. The 20-year-old Mason, who has recorded a league-leading seven shutouts in his first NHL season, was diagnosed with mononucleosis Jan. 29 and missed three games while recovering. He battled Detroit goaltender Chris Osgood to a standoff through 2 ½ periods before Jason Williams put a slapshot past Osgood with 6:55 to play for the...

2009-02-02 21:25:16

Marian Hossa scored two goals in regulation and the game-winner in a shootout Monday, delivering Detroit a 4-3 victory over St. Louis. Hossa was the third shootout shooter for Detroit and he drove the puck into the top right corner of the net. David Perron had the last chance for St. Louis, but he went too deep before taking his shot and Chris Osgood made an easy save. Kirk Maltby had Detroit's other goal. Osgood had 30 saves for the Red Wings, who have a nine-point lead over Chicago for...

2009-01-27 21:48:51

Rick Nash's score with 1:33 remaining in overtime completed a hat track Tuesday that gave the Columbus Blue Jackets a 3-2 win over Detroit. Nash also had a power-play goal and shorthanded a goal in regulation. The Columbus captain posted his third career hat trick and first of the season. Steve Mason made 21 saves for the Blue Jackets. Marian Hossa and Brett Lebda scored for the Red Wings, who have lost three games in a row. Chris Osgood made 20 saves in the loss. Detroit was playing...

2008-12-23 22:53:20

Pavel Datsyuk scored two goals and assisted on a third Tuesday to power the Detroit Red Wings past the St. Louis Blues 4-1. Tomas Holmstrom and Nicklas Lidstrom also scored for the Red Wings, who have won four of their last five games. Red Wings goalie Ty Conklin turned aside 33 shots, including 17 in the first period. Patrik Berglund scored the only goal for the Blues. Manny Legace made 37 saves in St. Louis's seventh loss in eight games. Detroit got the only two goals they needed in the...

2008-12-13 23:54:49

Jiri Hudler scored the decisive goal in the shootout Saturday night and the Detroit Red Wings beat Phoenix 5-4. Pavel Datsyuk started the shootout for Detroit, but Ilya Bryzgalov turned his shot away. Peter Mueller led off for the Coyotes, getting the puck past Chris Osgood, and Henrik Zetterberg kept the Red Wings going with a backhander against Bryzgalov. The next three shooters were turned away, and after Hudler got the better of Bryzgalov, Osgood stopped Shane Doan to give the Red Wings...

2008-12-04 22:06:32

Daniel Cleary scored the third of three Detroit goals in the first 6:08 of the third period Thursday and the Red Wings fought off Vancouver 6-5. Cleary's second goal of the game gave Detroit a 6-3 lead, but the Red Wings still had to sweat out a win. Chris Osgood allowed five goals on 25 shots, including late tallies by Henrik Sedin and Alexandre Burrows that brought the Canucks within one. Burrows scored with 1:25 to play, but Osgood finally shut the door to bring the Red Wings their third...