To help sort through what might unfold on Sunday, here are eight players who could impact the outcome of what has evolved into a classic playoff clash between two NHL powers, ESPN.com's Scott Burnside writes.
Detroit will rock the Winter Classic next year, Scott Burnside assures us. But where's the next stop?
Penguins GM Ray Shero told ESPN.com that Jordan Staal has been medically cleared to play but Staal's conditioning is in question after an extended absence and he will remain a game-time decision.
Why is the NHL contemplating running a second outdoor game? It will just ruin one of the league's major success stories coming out of the lockout.