Need another reason to believe in your Detroit Red Wings? Well, here you go, thanks to my local paper, the Columbus Dispatch:
A list, by team, of NHL players who have scored 20 goals in an NHL season, compiled to accompany the story that appeared in today's editions of The Dispatch:
#1 BOS (10): Bergeron, Kelly, Krejci, Peverly, Savard, Seguin, Milan, Marchand, Rolston, Horton
#2 (tie) DET (9): Datsyuk, Filppula, Zetterberg, Franzen, Holmstrom, Bertuzzi, Cleary, Eaves, Samuelsson
Basically, this is a reminder to us fans - don't forget that our forward group looks pretty damn strong. Past the perfection of Datsyuk and Zetterberg, we have guys that can score on every line. Sure, some of those player's heydays are long past (Homer), but that's not including the new guys: Nyquist and Brunner. I expect one of those two will pot 20 home this year as well. Hit the jump for more reasons to believe:
Hell, don't forget that Eaves put up 20 in his rookie ye...