- Red Wings began playoffs amid uncertainty over future Updated: Apr-14-15 7:12 pm
DETROIT - Mike Babcock is in the final year of his contract, Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk aren't getting any younger - and Detroit has not advanced past the second round of the playoffs since 2009.
- New faces, big absences and plenty of Canada in NHL playoffs Updated: Apr-12-15 4:08 pm
The NHL's postseason dominoes tumbled throughout the regular season's wild final week. When the last ones fell Saturday night, they revealed that the league is set up for an extremely interesting spring.