Pavel Datsyuk, left, of the Detroit Red Wings looks to drive around Chicago Blackhawks defender Johnny Oduya during the first period in Game 3 at Joe Louis Arena on Monday in Detroit. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
We wrapped up the long weekend with an Original Six tilt between the Red
Wings and the Blackhawks. Between the fancy goals and the octopus
sightings, hockey fans had plenty to discuss and debate on Twitter.
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