The Detroit Red Wings’ 2017-18 campaign concluded with a 4-3 OT loss to the New York Islanders on Saturday night, giving the Red Wings a 30-39-and-13 record for 73 points registered over the course of 82 games played. That’s good for 27th place in the NHL. As it stands today, the Red Wings would pick 5th overall in the 1st round, barring the results of the NHL’s draft lottery on April 28th:
With Canucks getting at least one point, four of the bottom five NHL teams are from the Atlantic Division:
— Randy Sportak (@RandySportak) April 8, 2018
Red Wings finish 27th in NHL standings. Enter April 28th draft lottery with 8.5% odds of winning the right to draft Rasmus Dahlin.
— Helene St. James (@HeleneStJames) April 8, 2018