The Detroit Red Wings will try to accomplish something Wednesday night in Chicago that has happened only four times in Stanley Cup playoff history - win a Game 7 on the road for the second time in the same season.
It's an imposing assignment for a team that has several rookies playing such prominent roles.
The Wings, the Western Conference's No. 7 seed, overcame the odds in the opening round for a surprising 3-2 victory at No. 2 seed Anaheim in the seventh game.
And now they'll try to shock the top-seeded Blackhawks in one of the league's rowdiest environments, the United Center in Chicago.
Here are the four teams that won two Game 7's on the road in the same year:
- The 2010 Montreal Canadiens, a No. 8 seed, who knocked off No. 1 seed Washington in the opening round and No. 4 seed Pittsburgh in an Eastern Conference semifinal.
- The 2009 Carolina Hurricanes, a No. 6 seed, who upset No. 3 seed New Jersey in the opening round and No. 1 seed Boston in an Eastern Conference semif...