Originally written on Hockey Fan Land  |  Last updated 11/4/14
 It is commonly said that regular season success doesn't always translate to success in the postseason in the NHL.  The Detroit Red Wings proved that with a 4-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 2 of the Western Conference Semifinals. It was the first time that the Blackhawks had lost to the Red Wings in regulation since April 10, 2011.  Since then, the Blackhawks had gone 9-0-2 against the Red Wings, including their Game 1 victory.  Game 2 was almost the polar opposite of the previous game.  "I think we didn't play well in Game 1," Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg said. "I think we had a long series [against the Anaheim Ducks in the first round] and it was a little wake-up call that we were in another series, so we wanted to play better today and I think we did."  The wake up appeared to come after Patrick Kane put the Blackhawks up in the first after a defensive breakdown.  The Wings played much better in the first period, despite trailing 1-0, as they outshot the Bla...
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