Game Seven. Red Wings. At Sharks. Fun fact: San Jose has already had three chances to close the series out, so they probably won't be feeling much stress in a low-pressure game.

Mitch Albom: Is Red Wings-Sharks Game 7 more about hockey history or hysteria? [Detroit Free Press]

Tim Kawakami: Game 7 is Joe Thornton's game to win, or lose [Mercury News]

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Detroit returns to San Jose fighting to keep its season alive. They're down 3-1. It doesn't look too good.