Atrocious first period dooms Red Wings as they fall 4-3 to Philadelphia

It was the biggest game of the year for both teams, but only one team showed up ready to play when the puck dropped. An amazingly terrible first period put the Detroit Red Wings (34-25-11) behind the eight-ball, and they were unable to recover. The Philadelphia Flyers (33-23-12) created enough separation early on to withstand a late … Read more