Originally posted on Nightmare on Helm Street  |  Last updated 3/10/12

Can the future of the Red Wings show he can lead the team of today? Can he earn a spot that is rightfully his? Can he take his impressive play to another level?

Click the jump to see the glorious movie poster Josh has begotten us

And since I wasn't able to do a pregame this morning, here are some stats...

DETROIT RED WINGS TEAM NOTES
DET is 46-22-4-7 all-time vs NSH
DET is 19-16-2-2 all-time at NSH
DET is 11-4-1 in 16 Saturday games this season
DET has outscored opponents 59-34 in 16 Saturday games this season
DET is 73-4-4 the last 81 times they've scored 4+ goals in a game

DETROIT IN BACK-TO-BACK GAMES THIS SEASON:
Record in 1st Game: 7-4-0
Record in 2nd Game: 8-3-0

DETROIT IN BACK-TO-BACK GAMES LAST SEASON:
Record in 1st Game: 11-1-2
Record in 2nd Game: 9-4-1

DETROIT IN BACK-TO-BACK GAMES (HOME-THEN-ROAD), Since NHL Lockout:
Record in 1st Game (Home): 34-8-5
Record in 2nd Game (Road): 26-19-2

DETROIT RED WINGS PLAYER NOTES
• J. Franzen's next GWG will tie him with S. Fedorov for the DET single-season record (11)
• J. Franzen has recorded 5G-12A-17P, +10 rating in 16 Saturday games this season
• H. Zetterberg has registered 5G-10A-15P, +11 rating in 16 Saturday games this season
• H. Zetterberg has recorded 5G-7A-12P in his last 6 games
• V. Filppula has tallied 8G-10A-18P in 17 intradivisional games this season
• V. Filppula has registered 5G-6A-11P in his last 6 games
• J. MacDonald is 1-1-0 (1.21 GAA, .941 SV%) in 2 intradivisional appearances this season
• N. Kronwall has tallied 7G-5A-12P, +5 rating in 16 Saturday games this season
• N. Kronwall has recorded 2G-6A-8P in his last 5 games
• N. Kronwall skated in his 100th NHL game on 2/24/07 at NSH
• T. Holmstrom became the 4th player in DET team history to score 3 PPG in one game on 2/24/07 at NSH
• T. Holmstrom's next PPG will tie him with U. Dahlen for 5th place all-time in NHL history amongst Swedish-born players:

RK Player PPG
1 M. Sundin 160
2 N. Lidstrom 132
3 D. Alfredsson 128
4 M. Naslund 126
5 U. Dahlen 120
6 T. Sandstrom 119
6 T. Holmstrom 119

ALL-TIME RED WINGS HAT TRICKS VS. PREDATORS
B. Shanahan vs. NSH - 3/14/04
T. Holmstrom @ NSH - 2/24/07
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