Red Wings Defeat Devils

1/22/18- Although this sounds like a terrible newspaper headline, it is true. The Detroit Red Wings have defeated the New Jersey Devils in terrific fashion, gloving a 3-0 shutout. According to FSN Detroit, the Red Wings goaltender Petr Mrazek had 37 saves in the shutout. That gives Petr back-to-back shutout victories.

Joe Hicketts chalked over 15 minutes on the ice during his debut game. Bertuzzi, Booth and Larkin all scored goals during the shutout.

A terrific penalty kill allowed the Red Wings to tally a much needed win.

A recap is available here:

Joe Hicketts’ Red Wing Debut

A brief overview of Joe Hicketts first period for the Detroit Red Wings.

Joe Hicketts debut for the Red Wings has been outstanding through the first period. With a injury prone defense, The Detroit Red Wings will continue to lean on their young players from their American Hockey League affiliate, The Grand Rapids Griffins. Only time will tell how Hicketts’ grows, but through one period the upside looks promising.