Found October 28, 2011 on Kukla's Korner:
DET (5-2-0) came out of the gate flying to a 5-0 record (18 GF, 7GA), but they have dropped their last two in uninspiring fashion.  After getting abused in DC (7-1), DET got their asses handed to them by a winless BJ team (4-1).  Its not so bothersome that the Wings have been outscored 11-2 in the past two games.  Much more troubling is DET’s lack of response after the Caps game.  You could reasonably argue that aside from Helm and Datsyuk, the CBJ outworked DET by a wide margin.  Said Babcock: It was a disappointing effort. Obviously, the preparation (from) our coaching staff, we didn’t do a good enough job. The players didn’t do a good enough job.  “No excuse for what happened tonight.”  As MO astutely pointed out in another thread, this was a theme heard entirely too often down the stretch last season.  I’ll go so far to say it is largely responsible for the coaching staff shakeup in the off-season.  Though the season is barely started, I’ll not play the Da...
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