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Staring Down The End
MICHAEL FARBER
March 15, 2010
Beaten up and worn-out, the Red Wings are fighting to make the playoffs, where they might still be a formidable force
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March 15, 2010

Staring Down The End

Beaten up and worn-out, the Red Wings are fighting to make the playoffs, where they might still be a formidable force

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"You could be looking at [somebody's worst playoff nightmare]," Nashville winger Steve Sullivan says of the Red Wings. "They've got a dressing room full of champions. But you notice the change. Playing against Lidstrom or Rafalski for so many years, you felt like you were always chasing your tail. You wouldn't get a shot, and you'd sweated five pounds' worth. But now you sometimes see some holes in [Detroit's] game that you wouldn't before."

Apparently nothing is forever ... even if the Red Wings have made it seem that way.

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