The Detroit Red Wings gave it all they had in this semifinal series with the Chicago Blackhawks. The number seven seed took the top seeded Blackhawks a full seven games, plus overtime before it was decided by a goal late last night!Nobody expected the Red Wings to really compete this year after losing Lidstrom to retirement and Brad S

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tuart to free agency, but the Red Wings were competitive right to the very end. Last nights 2--1 overtime loss is the final game the Red Wings will play in the Western Conference. They move to the Eastern Conference next year which means much less travel through the year.