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What a great comeback win for Detroit. It didn't look promising after the second goal against, but the Wings stuck with it.Recap after the jump: I've always assumed that Hank will be the captain when a new one is needed in 2067, but I could be wrong. Pavel woke everyone up after Howard kept the game close. For the first 35 minutes, he was the only skater who seemed to be playing with any pride. That's Yzerman-esque leadership.Howard. Wow. Not an all-star, though. True, the huge save in the second went off his head, so it wasn't as amazing as a flying kick save, but it looked awesome and was 19 times better than anything Elliot did.Speaking of Elliot: No disrespect intended, but in the 3 games that I've seen him play against Detroit, he hasn't had to be spectatcular. Numbers don't lie, but I'm starting to think that he's very beatable if you can skate through St. Louis' defensive system.Is Mule off? Yeah, a bit. He's missing the net a lo...
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