The Detroit Red Wings exploded for a 7-4 win over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night. Johan Franzen and Gustav Nyquist combined for eight points, with Franzen picking up two goals and two assists, while Nyquist had a goal and three assists. David Legwand scored his first goal as a Wing and added two assists.
Four area teams won district titles this past week and have advance to regionals in the boy's high school basketball playoffs. Regional action begins on Monday. In Class B, both St. Clair and Imlay City head to North Branch. The Saints will face Goodrich and the Spartans take on Millington, with the winners meeting on Wednesday. In Class D, Peck will host the regional,
The Port Huron Fighting Falcons missed a chance to clinch a playoff berth on Firday night, losing a defensive struggle in Springfield 2-1. Bryan Yim scored the lone Port Huron goal. The Falcons are in Springfield again on Saturday night and again can clinch a playoff spot with a win.