Found November 17, 2011 on Kukla's Korner:
In March of 1997 it was widely accepted that Denver simply had more talent than the Detroit Red Wings.  Not only that, it was an absolute fact that the Dive had a cozy little corner spot staked out inside the Detroit organ-I-zational head.  If my memory serves, and we all know it could be flawed or even skewed, Denver had defeated the Wings 3 previous regular season games that year.  And we all know what had happened the previous May. But an interesting little episode occurred on the 26th.  Renowned ***** Peter Forsberg went after Igor Larionov and then Darren McCarty beat the bejesus out of Claude Lemieux.  Patrick Roy took a run and got blasted.  Joy followed then Mac sealed it in OT. Continue reading "Anybody Feel Like Not Getting Their Ass Kicked By The Sharks Anymore? Just Wondering."

Sharks 5, Red Wings 2

Joe Thornton, Marc-Edouard Vlasic and Torrey Mitchell all scored in the second period and helped the San Jose Sharks beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 on Thursday night. Joe Pavelski and Brad Winchester also had goals for the Sharks, who won for the third time in four games and extended their winning streak over the Red Wings to five, dating to last November. Niklas Kronwall and Danny...

GDT - Game #17:  Red Wings at Sharks (10:30)

Counting tonight, DET (9-6-1, 9th in WC) have 4 games remaining prior to Thanksgiving (US).  As has previously been mentioned, the rule of thumb is that a team must be within 3 points of a playoff spot at Thanksgiving to have any realistic chance of making the post-season.  8th seed in the WC is, ironically, held by SJS (9-5-1) with 19 points (same as DET, the Wings having played...

San Jose Sharks vs. Detroit Red Wings

SHARKS VS. DETROITFaceoff: 7:30 p.m. at HP PavilionTV/Radio: CSNCA, 98.5, 102.1, 92.1Red Wings update: Detroit has been a streaky team all season, winning its first five games, losing its next six and winning the next four before dropping a 2-1 decision in St.

Sharks turn back the Red Wings

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic doubled his point total for the entire season Thursday night...

Mark Spizzirri: GAMEDAY: Red Wings vs. Sharks; power-play concerns leads to Smith debut

Following a disappointing effort in a 2-1 loss in St. Louis on Tuesday evening, the Red Wings have hit California looking to stop any chance of another extended losing streak. The task will not be easy with the San Jose Sharks on deck this evening from the “Shark Tank” (FSN-Detroit 10:30pm ET) Only two good things came from Tuesday night’s encounter in St. Louis...

Konstantinov The Artist

from Gregg Krupa of the Detroit News, The Vladinator is performing once again, and in a whole new way. This time, Vladimir Konstantinov’s talent is on display in a medium other than hockey. He’s an artist, and his work will be on display in a gallery exhibit opening Thursday in Royal Oak. The show is titled “Animals and Inspiration.” While that also describes the way the...

Artwork by Vladimir Konstantinov on exhibit tonight in Royal Oak

Former Red Wings defenseman Vladimir Konstantinov - who was seriously injured in a limousine crash six days after the Wings won the Stanley Cup in 1997 - will display 42 pieces of his artwork tonight in Royal Oak.

Five Sharks score in 5-2 win over Red Wings

Joe Thornton, Marc-Edouard Vlasic and Torrey Mitchell all scored in the second period and helped the San Jose Sharks beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 on Thursday night.

Teh Ded Things

With the proliferation of zombies into the mass consciousness, we, as a society, are now more aware of what items can be used to beat dead things, should the need arise.  I submit to you a list of just a few of these items, in preparation for tonight’s game.Close combat my requires the use of anything on hand, such are Ryane Clowe’s fists, Douglas Murray’s crushing brick wall...

San Jose Sharks facts for Saturday's game at Dallas Stars

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