Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg scored with just ten seconds remaining in overtime on Saturday night, lifting Detroit to a 1-0 win over the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs.
Detroit goalie Jonas Gustavsson made thirty saves in shutting out his former club in his first appearance of the season..
Detroit's Johan Franzen scores two goals on Friday night before leaving the game with leg spasms, and his teammates added two more as the Red Wings rolled to a 4-1 win over the host Toronto Maple Leafs..
The Detroit Red Wings announced on Friday the signing of prospect forward Tyler Bertuzzi to a three-year entry-level contract.
As per club policy, financial terms were not announced.
Bertuzzi was drafted by the Red Wings in the second round of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, 58th overall. In an injury-shortened 2013-14 campaign with the OHL's Guelph Storm, Bertuzzi scored nine goals and added 25 assists in 29 games.
The Detroit Red Wings and Anaheim Ducks seemed to be headed to overtime on Saturday night but a late goal by Anaheim captain Ryan Getzlaf propelled the Ducks to a 3-2 win.
Getzlaf appeared to tie up Detroit defenseman Niklas Kronwall along the right wing boards in the Red Wings' zone before picking up the puck and cutting in on goal all alone to beat goalie Jimmy Howard with 24 seconds remaining.
The Boston Bruins scored on their first shot Thursday night but Detroit goalie Jimmy Howard shut the door the rest of the way and the Red Wings rallied for a 2-1 victory in their season opener.
The Detroit Red Wings placed three forwards on waivers on Sunday.
The Detroit Red Wings announced the signing of undrafted free agent defenseman Joe Hicketts on Wednesday. The deal is a standard three-year entry-level contract.
Spending the last two seasons with the Victoria Royals of the Western Hockey League, Hicketts scored six goals and 18 assists each year.
The Detroit Red Wings announced on Wednesday that center Pavel Datsyuk will miss anywhere from two to five weeks with a second-degree shoulder separation.
It had previously been expected that he would miss one week but an MRI revealed that the injury was worse than assumed..
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