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Datsyuk returns ... and then some

Updated: June 7, 2009, 3:11 AM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

DETROIT -- By the time Evgeni Malkin dusted himself off after being crushed by a bone-crunching hit in the first period Saturday night, the Stanley Cup finals had already taken yet another turn. And a dramatic one at that.

Fellow Hart Trophy nominee Pavel Datsyuk had announced his return.

Moments later, Datsyuk dished off to Daniel Cleary for the opening goal in what was a one-sided statement by Detroit Red Wings.

Welcome back, No. 13.

"What ...

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