Conference Team RankingsGF AverageGA AveragePower Play
Red Wings2.822.5224.73%
Eastern6th8th3rd
Power Rankings
DateRankingPrevious
04/07/20151714
The Red Wings have stumbled their way into wild card position and their 23-season streak of reaching the playoffs is at risk. They get two games against the Hurricanes, plus one against Montreal, to get things settled and keep the streak alive.
03/31/2015149
A 5-8-1 run through March is bound to concern head coach Mike Babcock, but really the Red Wings haven't been nearly as threatening since February. They've gone 11-11-3 over the last two calendar months.
03/24/201598
Consistency hasn't really been where it needs to be, but Pavel Datsyuk hasn't been there either. He's been held out of three straight and is obviously a player the Wings need healthy to be at their best.
03/17/201588
Over the last few weeks, it's been difficult to know which Red Wings team was going to show up. If it's the one that beat the Penguins 5-1 Sunday, those guys are pretty scary. If it's the one that lost to the Flyers 7-2 on Saturday, that's a different kind of scary.
03/10/201588
Armed with the league's best power play and a roster full of scoring threats, the Red Wings are looking like a team most would rather avoid in the first round of the playoffs. That's probably why we'll see a big fight between the Habs and Lightning to finish first in the Atlantic.
03/03/2015811
The Red Wings are taking a chance on Erik Cole being a solid scorer for them, and he may be. Adding Marek Zidlicky for defensive depth should be helpful as well. The Wings had a pretty good group to begin with, but they're improved with their deadline work.
02/24/20151110
After a dominant January, the Red Wings have hit a rougher stretch in February with four wins against four losses this month. They're in the midst of one of the toughest segments of their schedule.
02/17/2015107
The Red Wings have hit a really tough portion of their schedule and haven't started it off on the best foot. They've lost three straight with a six-game road trip through the Western Conference awaiting them.
02/10/201577
The Red Wings continue to fly under the radar as one of the league's best teams. They're 11-3-0 since Jan. 1 and they've been without their starting goaltender for a month. They'll keep the Atlantic race interesting.
02/03/201577
The Red Wings have essentially been playing with their third string goalie and have won seven of eight since starter Jimmy Howard went down with injury. There's a lot more to that kind of success than resiliency. The Wings appear to be this good.
 
Preseason Power Rankings
DateRankingPrevious
10/14/201415-
A controversial goal away from at least getting a point against the Ducks, the Wings have looked solid despite missing Pavel Datsyuk. Gustav Nyquist has helped in that department.
 
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