"It might've been meant to be to miss the playoffs and to really have closure at The Joe," Osgood said. "If the last game was a playoff game, you wouldn't have the same kind of celebration or feel."
Galchenyuk scores, gives Canadiens 3-2 OT win over Red Wings →
"The Red Wings are the last team the cap has caught up to," said former Detroit goaltender Chris Osgood, who works as a Red Wings analyst on Fox Sports Detroit.
Red Wings' postseason streak running on fumes in Motor City →