Originally written May 27, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
The Detroit Red Wings don't necessarily have to win Game 6 tonight against the Chicago Blackhawks (8 PM EDT, NBCSN/CBC/97.1 FM, post-game on Fox Sports Detroit), but between dropping Game 5 in rather dreadful fashion and the fact that the Wings taught the Anaheim Ducks a stiff lesson about the fact that a "winner-take-all Game 7" situation is dangerous (never mind the fact that it would take place on Wednesday, a day after the Sharks and Kings settle their series), this game is as close to a must-win for a team still in command of its series as a Game 6 can get... In no small part because the Chicago Blackhawks insist that they've got all the momentum and none of the pressure on their shoulders going into tonight's game, and because I believe that the Hawks believe a statement issued by CBS Chicago's Adam Hoge after Game 5: Continue reading "Red Wings-Blackhawks Game 6 set-up: Wings hope home-fan advantage will help them knife the Hawks"
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