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Notes: Darren Helm returns to lineup against Buffalo

Thomas Vanek has seven-game point streak going, has fit in well with Wings

by Dana Wakiji @Dwakiji /

As expected, Darren Helm will return to the lineup tonight in Buffalo.

Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill made it official to reporters in Buffalo after the team's morning skate.

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Notes: Helm ready to return, Kronwall getting close

Brendan Smith practicing with team, aiming for return after All-Star break

by Dana Wakiji @Dwakiji /

DETROIT - The Red Wings are about to add some more speed to their lineup.

Darren Helm, who has missed the last 28 games with a dislocated shoulder, is ready to return.

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Red Wings complete comeback in shootout

Bruins squander three-goal lead; Petr Mrazek wins in relief

by Dave Hogg / Correspondent

DETROIT -- Petr Mrazek made 23 saves in relief, and the Detroit Red Wings completed a three-goal comeback with a 6-5 shootout win against the Boston Bruins at Joe Louis Arena on Wednesday.

"That's a big two points," Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill said. "When you are down 4-1 after the first period, it is not easy to come back in this league. I think this says a lot about our guys."

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Trending: Coreau gets 2nd shutout, Vanek lone goal

Red Wings hold Canadiens to just 18 shots in defensive battle

by Dana Wakiji @Dwakiji /

DETROIT - The Red Wings have not had great success against the Montreal Canadiens of late, especially with Carey Price in goal.

The Wings were 2-5-3 in their last 10 against the Canadiens and 0-1-1 this season, but held them to just 18 shots and got an ugly goal for a 1-0 victory Monday afternoon at Joe Louis Arena.

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Notes: Thomas Vanek excelling for Wings this season

Detroit has tough test in Monday matinee with Atlantic Division-leading Montreal

by Dana Wakiji @Dwakiji /

DETROIT - Thomas Vanek has very quietly put together a five-game point streak.

Vanek has four goals and four assists in that span.

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Notes: Z celebrates 4th anniversary as Wings captain

Jared Coreau could get opportunity to face Montreal Canadiens and Carey Price

by Dana Wakiji @Dwakiji /

DETROIT - It was four years ago today that the Red Wings officially named Henrik Zetterberg captain, replacing Nick Lidstrom, who retired following the 2011-12 season.

The 2012-13 season was delayed because of the lockout, which is why the official ceremony happened so late.

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Trending: Athanasiou scores end-to-end goal in win

Gustav Nyquist, Thomas Vanek, Frans Nielsen, Mike Green and Henrik Zetterberg also get goals

by Dana Wakiji @Dwakiji /

DETROIT - The Red Wings haven't been the highest-scoring team this season, especially compared to the Pittsburgh Penguins.

But none of that seemed to matter Saturday night at Joe Louis Arena as the Wings rallied from an 0-2 deficit for a 6-3 victory over the Penguins.

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Notes: Nick Jensen set to play in 10th NHL game

After tonight, Jensen would have to clear waivers before being sent to Grand Rapids

by Dana Wakiji @Dwakiji /

DETROIT - Tonight will be a milestone night for Red Wings defenseman Nick Jensen.

If Jensen plays at home against the Pittsburgh Penguins, as expected, it will mark his 10th NHL game, meaning he will need to be placed on waivers to be sent down to the AHL after tonight.

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Parking altered for Red Wings home games coming up

Cobo Center Roof Deck and Cobo Center Parking Garage Closed for Red Wings home games on January 14, 16, 18 & 22 due to North American International Auto Show

by Alex DiFilippo /

DETROIT - Due to the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), traffic volumes will be increased in the downtown area and parking options will be altered for the Red Wings home games on January 14, 16, 18 and 22 at Joe Louis Arena.

The Cobo Center Roof Deck and the Cobo Center Parking Garage will be closed to Red Wings fans and colleagues for the next four home games taking place at The Joe in conjunction with the NAIAS at Cobo Center.

Red Wings fans can utilize the Joe Louis Arena Parking Garage (900 W. Jefferson) and the Riverfront Executive Lot (229 Steve Yzerman Dr.). Additionally, Joe Louis Arena can be accessed by Red Wings fans via the Detroit People Mover.

The following area bars also offer a park and shuttle service for Red Wings home games:

  • Hockeytown Café (Foxtown)
  • Hard Rock Café (Campus Martius)
  • MotorCity Casino Hotel (Corktown)
  • Nemo's (Corktown)
  • Vivio's (Eastern Market)
  • Old Shillelagh (Greektown)
  • Fishbone's (Greektown)
  • Detroiter Bar (Bricktown)
  • Jacoby's (Bricktown)
  • Sweetwater Tavern (Bricktown)

Additional parking information is available at


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Notes: Larkin not satisfied with season to this point

Danny DeKeyser set to get PP time; Tomas Tatar playing through some shoulder issues

by Dana Wakiji @Dwakiji /

Dylan Larkin is always striving for excellence.

Last year Larkin burst on the scene with 14 goals and 15 assists in his first 41 games, earning an All-Star appearance.

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