The Colorado Avalanche on Monday locked up blueliners John-Michael Liles and veteran Adam Foote to new deals.
Jose Theodore's strong play in net and Joe Sakic's leadership will help Colorado go the distance, but Scott Burnside says Detroit's overall depth will be the winning factor in this matchup of old rivals.
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