Gustavsson has played just one period in the NHL this season in relief of Jimmy Howard, stopping seven of eight shots. He had battled a groin injury and just finished a conditioning stint in Grand Rapids.
Mrazek made two starts for the Red Wings, going 1-1 with a 2.02 goals-against average and .922 save percentage.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis