Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 3/29/12
The NHL is in its final ten days of the regular season with much on the line for the playoffs. Not only is seeding still in flux, but division and conference championships are up for grabs. Nowhere is that more evident than in this week's featured game as the St. Louis Blues host the Detroit Red Wings in a pivotal Central Division match up. The Blues and Wings have been battling since opening day of this season and things are still far from settled. With just one month to go in the season, these two teams were tied and, along with Vancouver, very much in the hunt for the Conference Championship. And while the Blues and Wings are equal in the standings, they are polar opposites on the ice. The Wings get it done with one of the best offenses in the league, led by Pavel Datsyuk. The Blues, on the other hand, allow the least amount of goals in the NHL. Where the difference maker might be is in Detroit's defense that ranks among the top five in the league. These teams have played five pr...
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