Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 01/03/07 at 03:11 PM ET
from E. M. Swift at Sports Illustrated,
On a night when the past was being honored in Detroit—Steve Yzerman’s jersey was hung from the rafters alongside those of Gordie Howe, Sid Abel, Terry Sawchuk, Ted Lindsay, and Alex Delvecchio—the future was also being foreshadowed:
Anaheim versus Detroit, two clubs that match up against each other like, well, Ducks and Wings. The best in the west (Anaheim is now 28-8-6, despite losing three straight) against the best in the NHL over the last 10 games (Detroit is 8-1-1). The Wings won Tuesday night’s game against the injury-plagued Ducks, 2-1, but look for these teams to meet again in May in the Western Conference finals.
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