The Red Wings and Blackhawks face off in Game Seven of their Western Conference semifinal series tonight in Chicago.
The Blackhawks forced the deciding game after a 4-3 win over the Wings Monday night at Joe Louis Arena.
After this season, the Original Six rivals will only meet in the postseason in the Stanley Cup Finals, as Detroit will move to the Eastern Conference next year.
Tonight’s winner will move on to take on the Kings in the Western Conference finals,
Justin Williams scored both goals as the Kings earned a 2-1 win over the San Jose Sharks in the decisive Game Seven on Tuesday.
The Eastern Conference final is set with the Pittsburgh Penguins preparing to host the Boston Bruins on Saturday.
By: Mike Plourde for Great Lakes Radio Sports