Monday, May 19, 2008
Farewell to Oz
In the end, it was a series without any real bad blood, and without tremendous question as to who would be the victor. But in the middle, it brought us some great moments (Modano from the slot!) and showed off the skill of Detroit's forwards. So Dallas concludes an unquestionably successful season, while Detroit heads off in pursuit of its ultimate goal, cashing in after 5 years of disappointing finishes by proving itself to be the best in the West without dispute. The Campbell Bowl was finally handed to Lidstrom in Dallas ... just a few days later than the Franchise would've preferred! Mazel tov.