Originally posted on The Majors Detroit  |  Last updated 5/30/13
Wednesday night the Wings’ playoff hopes and in a way Cinderella run came to an end in as they lost Game 7 to the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 in overtime. It was certainly heartbreaking after the Wings were all but on their way to the conference finals in their final season in the West after taking a 3-1 series lead on the President Trophy winning Blackhawks only to have the win ripped away by Chicago. Yes the loss hurts, especially coming at the hands of the hated Blackhawks. And trust me I’m definitely not saying Wings fans have to be happy about it. But lets keep things in perspective here. If any team was going to come back from a 3-1 hole, it was going to be the Blackhawks and they did. They also proved why they were the best team during the regular season. They’re loaded with talent and the Wings have to tip their cap to them. But Wings fans and Chicago fans alike have to tip their caps to the Red Wings themselves because lets face it… Detroit wasn’t suppose to make it this far. It...
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