Playoff "This Day" (5/11)
Detroit has forced a Game 7 against San Jose so it was kind of an easy transition to bump this moment up our inbox and into the hopper so to speak for today’s “This Day”. Today’s moment is only from nine years ago so it should almost be fresh in most minds. Again this was a team that was one of the best assembled. Now here is that moment.
May 11, 2002
Brendan Shanahan scored twice and added 2 assists (to give him 100 career playoff points), and Dominik Hasek had his 9th career playoff shutout as the Wings eliminated the Blues with a 4-0 victory, in Game 5 of the Western Conference Semi-Finals