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With reinforcements coming back from injury and arriving via trades, the Kings are sputtering down the stretch.
Detroit's resurgence after a shaky start can be attributed mainly to the work of Pavel Datsyuk.
A rash of injuries has forced Philadelphia to adjust quickly if they expect to pull away from their Atlantic Division rivals.
League MVP Peter Forsberg doesn't sound like a player eager to come back to the grind of the NHL.