At some point, the current Detroit Red Wings core will get old.
Of course, there's one big reason Detroit fans shouldn't worry: The Red Wings have survived this before. In the early 2000s, Steve Yzerman, Sergei Fedorov & Co. said their farewells, but the Wings' management team had the next generation of core players ready to go.
However, Detroit's turnaround this time might not be as quick as it was last time.
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