This changes the balance of power in the West. I was leaning towards a San Jose-Detroit conference final but now that will have to change. A second round matchup between the Sharks and Avs should be interesting.
You're in a desert, walking along in the sand when all of a sudden you look down and see a tortoise. It's crawling towards you. You reach down and flip the tortoise over on its back. The tortoise lays on its back, its belly baking in the hot sun, beating its legs trying to turn itself over. But it can't. Not without your help. But you're not helping.
Everybody's a little paranoid right now, I think. Canada wasn't nearly at their best against Sweden, but Sweden was AWESOME. They've played great hockey (especially Sundin, who ALWAYS plays amazingly well in international competition)