Stay Out of the Penalty Box - Too many penalties last night. Be disciplined against Buffalo because playing on the PK all night is draining.
Get Off to a Good Start - Short turnaround for the Red Wings, playing a late afternoon game after a rolling into Buffalo around 1:30 AM. They've got to fight off the fatigue. Take it to the Sabres early.Win Faceoffs
- Winning faceoffs allows the team to control and possess the puck. It's a precursor to dictate the play and the tempo.