Detroit Red Wings defeat Minnesota Wild, 6-2

DETROIT - On a delayed penalty in the first period Friday night, Wild goalie Josh Harding tried to hustle to the bench for an extra attacker and couldn't make the top of the faceoff circles.

In the second period, every time Harding dropped into his butterfly, he virtually needed a forklift to hoist him up.

Harding's hip injury, ongoing throughout the second half of the season and aggravated a week ago, had struck yet again.

But in a painful display to watch, Hardi...