San Jose Sharks

SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 12: Danny Cleary #11 of the Detroit Red Wings lies hurt on the ice during the second period against the San Jose Sharks in Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the HP Pavilion on May 12, 2011 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Key Injuries Prove Too Sizable To Overcome

The Red Wings were missing too much size and too much scoring punch on Thursday. They battled hard until the end, but in the end, they didn’t have enough healthy bodies to overcome a huge deficit.

97.1 The Ticket–05/13/2011

SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 12: Joe Thornton #19 of the San Jose Sharks shakes hands with Tomas Holmstrom #96 of the Detroit Red Wings after the Sharks won Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at HP Pavilion on May 12, 2011 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Jeff Riger: The Red Wings Season Is Over

So much talk before a deciding game 7 finally came to an end at about 9:07pm Eastern Standard time when the Sharks and Wings dropped the puck for the deciding game of an amazing second series.

97.1 The Ticket–05/13/2011

SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 12: Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings stops Dany Heatley #15 of the San Jose Sharks from scoring in Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at HP Pavilion on May 12, 2011 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Red Wings Lose Game 7 To The Sharks 3-2

Patrick Marleau got his first point of the series when he knocked home a rebound with 7:47 to play and the San Jose Sharks finally managed to knock out the Detroit Red Wings on their fourth try with a 3-2 victory Thursday night in Game 7 of their Western Conference semifinal series.

97.1 The Ticket–05/12/2011

SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 12: Darren Helm #43 of the Detroit Red Wings and Marc-Edouard Vlasic #44 of the San Jose Sharks go for the puck in Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at HP Pavilion on May 12, 2011 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Detroit Red Wings Lose In Game 7 3-2

11:06pm- The 3rd period has started with the “Beat Detroit” chant and San Jose almost scores on a 2 on 1.

97.1 The Ticket–05/12/2011

DETROIT - MAY 10:  in Game Six of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 10, 2011 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Jeff Riger: Are You Ready?

One week ago Wings fans everywhere knew their fate. Detroit had just lost game 3 to San Joe in overtime and trailed the best of seven series 3 games to none and it was hard not to think that once again the Wings would lose in the second round of the playoffs.

97.1 The Ticket–05/12/2011

DETROIT - MAY 10: Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings stops a first period shot by the San Jose Sharks of Game Six of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 10, 2011 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Ken Kal Previews Game 7

Is there anything more exciting than a deciding Game 7? Tonight we will find out what team will advance to the Western Conference Final to play the Vancouver Canucks.

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A shark fillet (istockphoto)

Grillin’ The Sharks For Game 7

If you Red Wings fans want to grill the Sharks for Game 7, you can do that… literally.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2011

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MAY 11: Jhonny Peralta #27 and Ryan Raburn #25 of the Detroit Tigers celebrate a two-run home run by Peralta against the Minnesota Twins during in the eighth inning of their game on May 11, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Tigers defeated the Twins 9-7. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Matt Dery’s Daily Update 5-12-11

Tigers get the night off before opening up a 3 game weekend set against the Royals tomorrow night at Comerica Park.

97.1 The Ticket–05/12/2011

DETROIT - MAY 10:  in Game Six of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 10, 2011 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

San Jose Vs. Detroit 5-12-11

Whether it’s been after a heart-stopping win or a crushing loss, San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan has always been consistent in his belief that new momentum is created at the start of every game.

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DETROIT - MAY 10:  in Game Six of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 10, 2011 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Pat Caputo:Game 7 Sure To Be Another Close One

It’s difficult to tell, honestly, whether the odds are in the Red Wings’ favor entering Game 7.

97.1 The Ticket–05/12/2011

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