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Game 3 Recap
Despite an injury to captain Shane Doan during the second period, the Phoenix Coyotes were able to top the Wings 4-2 Sunday afternoon at Joe Louis Arena. Peter Prucha’s goal halfway through the third period ended up being the game-winner. Valtteri Filppula and Johan Franzen scored for the Wings, and Jimmy Howard had 29 saves in the loss.
In other news:
The Free Press’ Helene St. James reports that the Wings worked on their special teams during practice on Monday.
The Detroit News’ Chris McCosky reveals that Brian Rafalski did not practice today, but he is expected to play Tuesday.
MLive’s Ansar Khan said that at this point, coach Mike Babcock won’t be making any lineup changes for Game 4.
Bleacher Report says that the Wings better play with more intensity, or they won’t live to see the next round.
Nightmare on Helm Street is calling for fans to stay behind Jimmy Howard.