The Red Wings needed only a point to reach the playoffs for a
23rd straight season, the last time they failed to make it
coming in 1990.
Detroit have had to fight through various injuries this campaign
to reach their familiar spot.
Tied with sixth-place Philadelphia on 91 points, the Red Wings
(38-27-15) are still battling for positioning with just two
(Writing by Jahmal Corner in Los Angeles; editing by Nick Mulvenney)
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