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The Detroit Red Wings’ win over the Tampa Bay Lightning increased their playoff chances by 11.2 percent, up to 80.9 percent. And in the process, Mike Babcock passed Scotty Bowman in career wins as Red Wings coach.
“Scotty is the greatest coach of all time in our business. Scotty should be in a class by himself. It’s not like I want to pass Scotty Bowman,” said Babcock, weirdly.
The victory moved the Red Wings to 84 points with seven games left, threeRead More »from NHL Playoff Death Watch: Red Wings solidify wild card; Capitals in trouble