Another Game Another Loss For Reeling Red Wings
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Laurent Brossoit was glad the Winnipeg Jets didnt ease up against the reeling Detroit Red Wings. Blake Wheeler, Andrew Copp and Patrik Laine scored in a two-minute span in the second period and the Jets dealt the Red Wings their 12th straight loss, 5-1 on Tuesday night. Christoffer Ehn scored his first goal of the season for the Red Wings (7-22-3), who are 0-10-2 during their skid. The Jets had outshot the Red Wings 26-12 through two periods. Jets: Travel to Detroit for rematch with the Red Wings on Thursday.detroit.cbslocal.com
Red Wings fall to Penguins, 5-3, lose 11th straight
The Red Wings were penalized for having too many men on the ice shortly thereafter and John Marino sealed the victory with an empty-net goal. The rebuilding Red Wings have lost 11 in a row, their longest losing streak since dropping a franchise-record 14 consecutive games during the 1981-82 season. NOTES: Rust played in his second straight game after missing three in a row with a lower-body injury. ... Malkin entered the game with 26 points in 18 games against the Red Wings. Red Wings: Play at Winnipeg on Tuesday night.