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3 on 3 Or: You’re gonna need a bigger boat

These are my six takeaways from the latest Detroit Red Wings game.  I am committed to finding three positives and three “are you kidding me” moments.  In a season that has been difficult to watch there is an overwhelming amount of negativity amongst the Wings fans I know (at least through this site along with twitter) and love.  So instead of getting bummed out I am going to take it on myself to find the positive while also realizing that the “are you kidding me” moments are dominant.  I am extremely biased.  Things I will avoid 1. Management.  Like a coach I am working with the team they have given me.  By the way I probably will not manage to avoid the one thing I just said I would be avoiding.

I guess I pressed my luck a little too much after "complaining" the Wings dominate(ish) a game on only my second post.  I am not sure if a let down game was to be expected or if the three games in California were basically this season in a nutshell.  Two games where the losing team scores 0 goals and then a 9 goal outburst that we were on the wrong side of.  So lets talk about the Sharks from San Jose.

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3 on 3 Or: How to topple a King

These are my six takeaways from the latest Detroit Red Wings game.  I am committed to finding three positives and three “are you kidding me” moments.  In a season that has been difficult to watch there is an overwhelming amount of negativity amongst the Wings fans I know (at least through this site along with twitter) and love.  So instead of getting bummed out I am going to take it on myself to find the positive well also realizing that the “are you kidding me” moments are dominant.  I am extremely biased.  Things I will avoid 1. Management.  Like a coach I am working with the team they have given me.  By the way I probably will not manage to avoid the one thing I just said I would be avoiding.

Last night was a fun hockey night.  The Kings of LA are the main topic but I have a bonus GOOD and BAD moments.  And since I can basically do whatever I want I am going to be a rebel and start with the bonus coverage.  I know what you're thinking, "Axe, man,  I don't care what you do".  So lets talk about the WJC.

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  Tags: anthony+mantha, detroit+red+wings, dylan+larkin, los+angeles+kings, nhl, thomas+vanek, wjc

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