Found December 15, 2011 on Kukla's Korner:
The Detroit Red Wings let ‘em up off the mat, plain and simple. Absolutely dominating in terms of shots, puck possession, intensity and effort, the Red Wings were all too willing, all game long, to indulge the Nashville Predators’ cycle, and it bit Detroit to the expense of two points, losing 4-3 to Nashville in what was just a weird game. Shea Weber’s screened shot on the Wings’ only penalty tied the game thanks to a screen and a half and his gamer…Just bounced badly against a Jimmy Howard who barely faced pucks but had to work his ass off to stop the ones he did (and the Legwand shot he didn’t), mostly because the players in front of him were getting away with shooting but not scoring on their opponent, and felt it necessary to chase around the Predators’ rambunctious forwards. Continue reading "Red Wings-Predators quick take: smart hockey versus a dumb puck"
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