Game Two – Victory from the Jaws of Defeat

Throughout the NHL season, there are moments that stand out as being truly unique. Whether that’s a spectacular performance, a thrilling comeback, an unforgettable finish, or all of the above, it only takes a few split seconds to create memories that last a lifetime.

Here at DRW Social Media, we are breaking down the ‘Top 11 games of the 2010-11 season.’ This list features many of your favorites, like Game 6, the Franzen Five and the captain’s first hat trick.

May 8, 2011
Red Wings 4, Sharks 3

On this night, the comeback kids could not be denied.

Trailing 2-0 and 3-1, the Red Wings received a trio of third period goals from Jonathan Ericsson, Danny Cleary and Tomas Holmstrom, forcing a Game 6 at Joe Louis Arena.

Jimmy Howard made 39 saves, including a perfect 8/8 while shorthanded. Niklas Kronwall also scored for the Wings.

1st – Pavel Datsyuk
2nd – Joe Pavelski
3rd – Jimmy Howard


About Jake Duhaime

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One Response to Game Two – Victory from the Jaws of Defeat

  1. T. Roy says:

    If we would have had Franzen, Berrtuzi, and Cleary healthy all the way throughthis playoff run, it was ours for the taking.

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