Red Wings blow 2-goal third-period lead, lose 5-2 to Canucks
Jonathan Ericsson is in the final season of a six-year deal that pays him $4.25 million annually, much to the disdain of Wings fans.
Darren Helm, who slashed Calgary’s Elias Lindholm, was given a five-minute major and a game misconduct before being fined $5,000.
Calgary Flames defenseman Mark Giordano and goalie David Rittich bookend Red Wing Darren Helm in front of the net during the second period on Thursday night.
Jimmy Howard and defenseman Patrik Nemeth (22) cover the net during second period action against the Anaheim Ducks Tuesday.
Anthony Mantha’s hot start could translate into a jackpot at the bargaining table after this season.
Anthony Mantha and Dylan Larkin celebrate Mantha’s first-period goal against the Predators in Saturday night's season opener.