“Just go the full five minutes 3-on-3,” Zetterberg said, “and if you do that, there’s a good chance it will be ending before shootouts.”
Zetterberg remains a reliable link to the team’s championship past, part of an old guard that still includes Pavel Datsyuk and Niklas Kronwall as well.
Detroit captain Henrik Zetterberg (upper body) left after the second period and did not return.
Champ: Henrik Zetterberg for his return to the Red Wings in the playoffs after back surgery. Chump: Johan Franzen for his poor performance in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Detroit Red Wings star Henrik Zetterberg made his return from back surgery sooner than expected.
The Red Wings need some help to beat the Boston Bruins and that help might come in the form of their captain and #40 Henrik Zetterberg.
Zetterberg began skating by himself last Tuesday, but Thursday will be the first time he skates with the team.
Whoo! You can uncover your eyes. The hockey playoff plans that became part of your thawing out process over the years can continue without interruption.
The Detroit Red Wings would have gotten drummed out of the playoff picture a long time earlier had not a youth movement led by 24-year-old Gustav Nyquist kept the team in contention.
It all makes Detroit Red Wings star Henrik Zetterberg a little jealous.