Wings Look for Revenge on Devils
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Deadline acquisition David Legwand debuted with the Red Wings on Thursday, playing on a line with Franzen and Gustav Nyquist. He posted two shots and a minus-2 rating. The Red Wings held a pair of leads on a night when they retired the jersey of longtime defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom, but ultimately lost to the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 in overtime. It was the ninth time in the past eleven home games that the Wings have earned at least one point.
"I thought we did a lot of great things tonight," said goaltender Jimmy Howard, who made 22 saves. "It's important to remember that we still got a point. [It] keeps us in the race here. It doesn't matter, every single night we gotta find a way to get points."
Tonight, the Wings will look to earn two more points at The Joe.
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