16 Years Ago Today: Red Wings - Avalanche 1997 Brawl

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This happened 16 years ago today. I still think it was the game that forever changed this franchise. It gave the Red Wings momentum to win their 1st cup after a 42 year drought. They would repeat as Cup champs the following year, still the last time to win back-to-back Stanley Cups. Go Wings!!


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  1. And look how far the Avs as an organization have fallen. It makes you appreciate the quality leadership in place with the DRWs!

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Jeff joined the DSN crew in 2011 as a beat writer for the Detroit Tigers. He also covers news from around the National Hockey League. Jeff is currently the Managing Editor of DSN, and resides in Phoenix, AZ.