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Howard looks to put Game 3 behind him

Updated: April 19, 2010, 9:45 PM ET
By Pierre LeBrun

DETROIT -- Red Wings coach Mike Babcock was asked Monday whether rookie goalie Jimmy Howard's teammates had left him out to dry in Sunday's Game 2.

"I think it comes back to the same theme," Babcock said. "A big part of playing defense is not turning over the puck. Because when you don't turn over pucks, you have good defensive structure. When you turn over pucks, you don't have good defensive structure, and then your goaltender doesn't look as good. I just think we have to be better ...

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