Game 24: Detroit Red Wings host Seattle for the first time

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The Detroit Red Wings will attempt to make it four wins in a row when they host the red hot Seattle Kraken for the first time.  The Red Wings defeated Boston 2-1 last night in Boston for Detroit’s 3000th franchise win.

Seattle have now won four of their last five after defeating the Sabres 7-3 in Buffalo on Monday.

Game time tonight is 7:30 PM ET at LCA in Detroit, MI.

Red Wings Notes

  • Detroit are currently 4th in the Atlantic Division with a 11-9-3 record
  • The Red Wings special teams are currently ranked 24th in the NHL, PP 14.8%, PK 77.6%
  • Lucas Raymond continues to lead the Red Wings in scoring with 21 points in 23 games
  • Dylan Larkin leads Detroit with 10 goals
  • Tyler Bertuzzi leads the Red wings with a +9 rating
  • Moritz Seider leads all Red Wings defensemen in scoring with 14 points in 23 games
  • Raymond and Seider lead Detroit with 12 assists each
  • Marc Staal scored the game winning goal last night, his first goal of the season
  • Thomas Greiss is expected to start and has a 4-6-0 record, 3.41 GAA, and .901 SV% in 10 games

Detroit Projected Lineup


Tyler Bertuzzi – Dylan Larkin – Lucas Raymond

Robby Fabbri – Pius Suter – Givani Smith

Sam Gagner – Carter Rowney –  Filip Zadina

Vladislav Namestnikov – Michael Rasmussen – Adam Erne


Nick Leddy – Filip Hronek

Jordan Oesterle – Moritz Seider

Marc Staal – Gustav Lindstrom


Thomas Greiss (starter)

Alex Nedeljkovic

Not in lineup

Dan Renouf (healthy), Danny DeKeyser (COVID-19), Joe Veleno (upper body), Kyle Cricuolo (healthy)

Kraken Notes

  • Seattle are currently 7th in the Pacific Division with a 8-13-1 record
  • The Kraken special teams are currently ranked 19th in the NHL, PP 18.0%, PK 81.6%
  • Jaden Schwartz leads Seattle with 12 assists and 17 points in 22 games
  • Jordan Eberle leads the Kraken with 11 goals in 22 games
  • Defensemen Carson Soucy leads Seattle with a +5 rating
  • Former Red Wings forward Riley Sheahan was recently placed on waivers then recalled last weekend
  • Goaltender Philipp Grubauer is expected to start and has a 6-9-1 record, 3.03 GAA, and .890 SV% in 17 games
  • Goaltender Chris Driedger and former Red Wings forward Calle Jarnkrok were placed on IR today.  Forward Kole Lind and goaltender Joey Daccord have been recalled

Seattle Projected Lineup


Jaden Schwartz – Yanni Gourde – Jordan Eberle

Marcus Johansson – Alexander Wennberg – Mason Appleton

Brandon Tanev – Morgan Geekie – Jared McCann

Ryan Donato – Riley Sheahan – Joonas Donskoi


Vince Dunn – Adam Larsson

Jamie Oleksiak – Carson Soucy

Haydn Fleury – William Borgen


Philipp Grubauer (starting)

Joey Daccord

Not in lineup

Calle Jarnkrok (undisclosed), Chris Driedger (undisclosed), Colin Blackwell (healthy), Jeremy Lauzon (healthy), Kole Lind (healthy)

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