Originally posted on The Pensblog  |  Last updated 12/13/11
Detroit Red Wings (18-9-1) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (17-9-4) 7:00 pm/et TV: ROOT, FS-D CONSOL Energy Center We hated the Red Wings back in 2008 and 2009. Now... not so much. Maybe it's because the Penguins rarely play them. Maybe it's because people like Chris Osgood and Kris Draper are no longer with the team. Maybe it's because we don't even know who will be playing for the Penguins tonight, so we've got bigger problems. We have no idea. Sure, Tomas Holmstrom will be a nuisance, Niklas Kronwall can't stay on his feet to hit anyone and Todd Bertuzzi is Todd Bertuzzi, but the hatred isn't really there anymore. Maybe it'll come back mid-way through this game. Season Series: 0-0-0. Last meeting that counted: March 21, 2011. Penguins won 5-4 [SO] What we said in our recap: There was absolutely a meltdown that took place. No questioning that. You don't let a team come back from down 4-0 and just wake up the next day and smile when yo...
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