After Game 1 between the Nashville Predators and Detroit Red Wings, we can see that this series is going to be a good one. Somewhat lost in the shadow of Pittsburgh versus Philadelphia, the Wings and Preds stepped up their game last night and put on an impressive show.
The two teams are division rivals who faced each other six times during the regular season. They split those games evenly and after last night's game, it's easy to see why.
There was a lot of excitement in last night's game. There were also a lot of penalties. 17, to be exact. Both teams played hard, showing their desire to win.
In the slides that follow we look at the 5 most memorable moments from last night's game.