Justin Abdelkader says a slow start doomed the Red Wings Friday against Tampa.
DETROIT — The Lightning began the week with a stunning home loss to Arizona, a three-game slide putting its playoff hopes in serious jeopardy. Defenseman Victor Hedman said the players couldn't let that break them. He vowed they wouldn't lie down. Tampa Bay backed that up with gutsy back-to-back
Adam Erne and Andreas Athanasiou with a spirited scrap in the first period.