Detroit Sports Center Detroit Sports Center Home News > NHL Playoffs: Red Wings And Bruins NHL Playoffs: Red Wings And Bruins Posted on 4/14/2014 8:04:00 AM Dave Reginek/NHL The Red Wings will battle the Bruins in the first-round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. Games One and Two will be played on Friday and Sunday in Boston. Games Three and Four will be played in Detroit next Tuesday and Thursday. The last time the Original Six teams met in the playoffs was in the 1957 semifinals. Boston won in five games. The last time Detroit beat Boston in a playoff series was the 1945 semifinals.