Wings won't engage in Bruins' tactics

Updated: April 21, 2014, 3:59 PM ET
By Craig Custance | ESPN The Magazine

DETROIT -- Ultimately, there was no fight between Brendan Smith and Zdeno Chara when they momentarily went toe-to-toe near the end of the first period in Boston in Game 2 of their Stanley Cup playoff quarterfinals on Sunday. For the Red Wings, and especially Smith, that's probably a good thing.

During the intermission that followed, Red Wings coach Mike Babcock gave Smith a quick reminder not to get sucked into playing the post-whistle game.

"There's no point of it," Smith ...

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