April 21st, 2013, 12:00 AM #1
Canucks edge Redwings 2-1 in shootout after tough battle tinged with playoff ferocity
At one point, Johan Franzen continually cross-checked countryman Daniel Sedin to the ice Saturday like he was planing a piece of wood. At another point, unlikely combatants Keith Ballard and Justin Abdelkader exchanged punches after another mosh pit in front of Cory Schneider. The playoffs are still on the horizon but looked they had arrived at Rogers Arena.