ABOUT THE RED WINGS:
Detroit is 18-11-7 and in third place in the Atlantic Division after their 3-1 loss to the Minnesota Wild in St. Paul Monday.
The Wings are 8-4-2 this season against the Western Conference and 3-2-0 against Central Division teams.
Detroit is 7-4-3 on the road and unbeaten is in regulation when leading after the first period (7-0-1).
Forward Henrik Zetterberg leads the Wings in points (6g, 21a), while centre Dylan Larkin leads the club in goals with 13.
The Wings split their goaltending duties between Petr Mrazek (22GP: 11W, 7L, 3 OT; 2.28, .922) and Jimmy Howard (16GP: 7W, 4L, 4OT; 2.49, .916).