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Howard settled down after allowing two first-period goals to make 27 stops and pick up a 3-2 win over the Rangers on Saturday.
While Howard isn't playing spectacular as of late, his offense has been picking him up and he continues to be a dynamite fantasy presence. He now has 13 wins and a 2.21 goals against average and has helped lead Detroit to a 16-6-5 start.
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Howard will be in goal Saturday against the Rangers, MLive.com's Ansar Khan reports.
Howard has won four of his last five starts, but he's been riding the wave of a hot offense more so than creating his own successes. The Red Wings have supported him with at least three goals in each of those five turns, with Howard stopping only 124-of-138 shots (.898 save percentage) during that span.
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Howard stopped 22 of 24 shots in Thursday's win over the Stars.
After suffering a loss Tuesday against Florida, Howard got right back at it with his fourth win in five starts. He hasn't been dominant this year, but he's been better than he was last season, and that's been good enough.
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Howard will be between the pipes for Thursday's game against the Stars, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Howard will look to get back in the win column after seeing a three-game winning streak come to an end his last time out. He will take on a streaky Dallas team that has sandwiched three-game losing streaks around a three-game winning streak over its last nine games.
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Howard yielded four goals on 31 shots to drop Tuesday's game against the Panthers.
Howard wasn't on point in this one, squandering a strong performance by his offense, who put up three goals on 41 shots on Florida goalie Roberto Luongo. While Howard previously won his last three games, he hasn't performed well lately. Tuesday's loss marked the third time in five games he posted a save percentage below .900.
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Howard will start Tuesday's game against the Panthers, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Howard was not as sharp in November as he was in October, but he did win his final three starts of the month, and will look to get off to a good start in December against a Florida team that topped two goals just once in its last seven games.
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Howard made 30 saves in Sunday's 5-3 win over the Canucks.
Howard's now won three in a row to bring his record to 11-4-4. His GAA sits at 2.13 with a .919 save percentage and with the Wings off to a strong start, the wins should continue to come.
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Howard will start Sunday's game against the Canucks, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Howard's match up with Vancouver is not ideal. The Canucks are one of the league's best offensive clubs, averaging 3.04 goals per game, good for fourth best in the NHL. However, Howard has been one of the top goaltenders in the league this season, going 10-4-4 with a 2.09 GAA in 18 games. Howard will look to keep his strong season rolling Sunday against the Canucks.
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Howard allowed two goals on 24 shots in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Flyers.
Howard was impressive once again, improving his record to 10-4-4 in 18 games on the season. His 2.09 GAA is fourth best in the league at this point, and he'll continue to get the majority of the starts as long as he stays healthy.
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Howard will start Wednesday's game against the Flyers, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Howard and the Red Wings will square off against a Flyers team that went 1-4-1 and averaged just two goals per contest over its last six games.