|June 9, 2008: Capped by Cup, Hasek ends dominating career at age 43|
Dominik Hasek, the goaltender known as the Dominator, retired Monday because he said he lacked the motivation for a 17th season.
|June 8, 2008: Six-time Vezina winner Hasek expected to announce retirement|
Dominik Hasek is expected to announce his retirement, a person in the NHL told the Associated Press Sunday night.
|June 5, 2008: With 11th Cup, Red Wings setting blueprint for rest of NHL|
There's no slip up in Game 6. Detroit hoists the 11th Stanley Cup in franchise history and its fourth in 11 years with a 3-2 win in Pittsburgh. This title was three years in the making for the Red Wings, a team able to fight off adversity when it had to, Wes Goldstein says.
|June 4, 2008: Red Wings win Game 6 in Pittsburgh, hoist 11th Stanley Cup title|
Hockeytown is home to the Stanley Cup -- again. Using a little Motown magic on the road, the Detroit Red Wings won the Stanley Cup for the fourth time in 11 seasons Wednesday night with a 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 of the Finals.
|June 2, 2008: Rafalski cautions Red Wings on 3-1 lead over Penguins|
Hold off on those parade plans. That's the message from Detroit defenseman Brian Rafalski, who knows something about the pressure of finishing off a Stanley Cup championship: He won twice with New Jersey and saw one chance slip away in agonizing fashion.