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Detroit Red Wings Some Preseason Thoughts

I was in attendance last night for the Wings preseason home opener, which aside from the highlights makes available, seems to be the only way to catch a preseason game right now.
In lieu of a full on game recap, I thought I would offer some pluses and minuses from the game.
I asked before the game if there was anyone in particular that the fans wanted to know a little more about, so let’s start with those right away.
+ Fabian Brunnstrom At first, Brunnstrom looked a lot like a guy who knew he had to be impressive to crack a deep Red Wings forward group. The numbers are not at all in his favour, with 14 guys already ahead of him, plus a healthy competition with guys like Johnson and Conner. In the first period, it looked like he was trying to do too much, and it cost him a …

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Tomas Holmstrom showed off some Datsyukian dangles and sniped five hole on Theodore. It was a rare goal for Holmstrom, in that his back was not facing the net when the puck hit the twine.

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