Post By Franklin Steele:
The Wings just caved in the collective faces of the Blues for the second consecutive time since the opening night fiasco (that's my punk band name for the week... nailed it) and I should be pretty stoked about the final score of 5-1. Petr Mrazek played very well, but there is one moment that stands out to me from this game.
Emmerton's goal was huge. Maybe the biggest of the season so far. .
After Danny Cleary finally got the bottom six on the board early, there was a lot of talk about monkeys and backs and... well, a lot of it kind of made me uncomfortable. While the monkeyback-obsession goal from Cleary sparked all the chatter, it was Emmerton and his nifty move that really set a fire on the Detroit bench.
As far as I know, no monkey were harmed in the barn burner that occurred in St. Louis tonight.
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When Emmerton scored, it was a guy who had played very limited minutes up to that point cashing in on a chance whe...