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Detroit has taken far too many penalties over the first three games of this series.
At five-on-five, Detroit is a far better team than Nashville is as far as top-six forwards go.
When the Red Wings are shorthanded, these highly-skilled players must sit on the bench and watch others kill penalties.
It also tires out players like Datsyuk (who played 2:28 on the penalty kill in Game 3), who could be much better used either on the power play or at even strength.
Nashville's power play has been awful in this series, going just 1-for-16, but the power-play goal they did score in the first period was a big one, and it gave them momentum and a lead that they would never relinquish.