Originally written March 02, 2012 on Nightmare on Helm Street:
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That just happened. Detroit scored early and often and beat the Wild 6-0. This was an all around great effort by the entire team.Full recap after the jump: It was only the Wild, but Detroit played outstanding without their two best players. Filppula and Zetterberg were on fire tonight. That last goal by Hank was one of the best passing plays I've seen this year. Val's second goal WAS the best sustained pressure I've seen the Red Wings produce all year.Mule missed the net a few times, but he's getting his chances. He's not putting in much effort, though. That's the only negative thing I will say tonight.Detroit had four defensemen under 30 tonight. I believe so, anyways. Kindl, Smith, Quincey and White are all under 30. They all played pretty good out there. So much for the Wings being too old.Howard hardly faced any shots tonight, but he was there when he needed to be. I think he got a break on the goal being waived off, but he deserved a break, in this b...
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