Western Conference Semifinals


1998 Playoffs

NHL teams

Detroit Red Wings

Red Wings regular season

Red Wings transactions

Red Wings roster

St. Louis Blues

Blues regular season

Blues transactions

Blues roster

Regular season:
No.3 Detroit 44-23-15
No.4 St. Louis 44-29-8

Season series:
St. Louis, 3-2-1

Power play:
Detroit 17.6% (6th)
St. Louis 16.8% (9th)

Penalty killing:
Detroit 86.4% (9th)
St. Louis 86.6% (7th)

Detroit struggled against Phoenix early in the first round series, but showed real champion form later. Sergei Fedorov played well at both ends and Red Wings' power-play was clicking. St. Louis has been resting a week after sweeping the Kings. Are they still in focus? The team says yes and points to a winning streak they had after the Olympic break as evidence.

Detroit vs. St. Louis
Game 1, 2-4, box score
Game 2, 6-1, box score
Game 3, 3-2, box score
Game 4, 5-2, box score
Game 5, 1-3, box score
Game 6, 6-1, box score
Detroit wins series, 4-2

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