The Bruins and Red Wings, Original Six foes, meet in the playoffs for the first time since 1957. On paper it should be all Boston but the Wings won three of four this season.
The Colorado Avalanche are among the biggest surprises of the 2013-14 season after going from second-to-last to the third-best record in the league in one season.
After being shut down more than a month ago for a knee injury, Pavel Datsyuk will return to the Red Wings lineup Friday against Buffalo.
Pavel Datsyuk is close to making a return but it won't be on Wednesday night. The Red Wings centerman needs a little more time. Daniel Alfredsson will also miss Wednesday's game.
Pavel Datsyuk may make his return to the Red Wings for Wednesday night's game against the Boston Bruins. The star center has been out since Feb. 27.
Henrik Zetterberg is still not going to return for the Red Wings in the regular season but should they make the playoffs it's his goal he'll be able to play.
Nobody in the NHL is hotter right than Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist. He is scoring at a crazy pace and it might just be enough to keep the Wings' streak alive.
Could the ailing Red Wings get Pavel Datsyuk back for the final push and potential playoffs? The center has resumed skating and Ken Holland said he looked good.
The Detroit Red Wings can't stay healthy. Defenseman Jonathan Ericsson needs a minor surgery on a broken finger and will miss 4-6 weeks.
Two spots are clearly spoken for in the East with another two looking pretty solid but the East is anything but settled. We preview the playoff race to fill the field.

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