Found December 10, 2011 on Kukla's Korner:
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The Detroit Red Wings face off against the Winnipeg Jets tonight (7 PM EST, FSD with a miked-up Tomas Holmstrom/WXYT/CBC*) harboring no illusions as to the fact that tonight’s opponent may bear a team name that gives people like me and Darren Helm some warm fuzzies, but in terms of substance, this bears no resemblance to the last Jets team that visited Joe Louis Arena way back in 1996. The Jets 2.0 have won four straight games, including a 4-2 Friday night win over the Hurricanes which marked the returns of Nikolai Antropov and Randy Jones to their lineup, and the Jets’ 7-2-and-1 record over the last ten games certainly gave Wings coach Mike Babcock pause while recounting Detroit’s last meeting with the real-life Jets—via a 5-2 loss to the then-Thrashers—to the Detroit News’s Ted Kulfan: “They beat us like a rented mule,” Red Wings coach Mike Babcock said. “(We) should be careful. There are a lot of Jets players who’ve done very well and have played very hard.”Continue reading &q...
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Ever wonder about the on-ice chatter in the crease during a hockey game? Wonder no more! Fans are in for a special treat tonight as Red Wings forward and part-time crease tenant Tomas Holmstrom will be wired for sound during the game at Joe Louis Arena against the Winnipeg Jets on Fox Sports Detroit (7 face-off). Excerpts will be played back throughout the telecast.

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Ever wonder about the on-ice chatter in the crease during a hockey game? Wonder no more! Fans are in for a special treat tonight as Red Wings forward and part-time crease tenant Tomas Holmstrom will be wired for sound during the game at Joe Louis Arena against the Winnipeg Jets on Fox Sports Detroit (7 face-off). Excerpts will be played back throughout the telecast.
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