Found February 02, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
The Detroit Red Wings took a very short, 27-minute flight to Columbus to prepare for tonight's game against the Blue Jackets (7 PM on FSD, FS Ohio, 97.1 FM) a world away from the team that had its collective ass handed to it on opening night, courtesy of the St. Louis Blues. The Wings' 5-3 victory on Friday night was an identity-defining one and then some. The Wings definitely received a fortunate "bounce" in what may have been the strangest miscalculation by officials on Joe Louis Arena ice since Tomas Holmstrom saw a goal waived off against the San Jose Sharks on the night before Thanksgiving, 2008, when he was 10 feet away from the crease--while David Backes definitely hit Kent Huskins, and apparently hurt Huskins, there's no way in hell that Backes should have been assessed a 5-minute major and a game misconduct for a hit to the head--but the Wings also needed it to some extent, and just as no team gave the Wings any sympathy when Holmstrom's goals ...
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