Yesterday, the Detroit Red Wings scored five goals in a game, the first time it's happened in a while. Nicklas Lidstrom scored twice, Nik Kronwall, Henrik Zetterberg and Johan Franzen also scored and Jimmy Howard stopped 22 shots in a 5-0 shutout of the Anaheim Ducks.
Detroit finally snapped their six game losing streak by peppering Jonas Hiller and Dan Ellis with 50 shots, a season high for the Wings. Franzen finally had a shot on goal, registering six for the night and finishing off a broken play by Ian White with Dan Ellis way out of position into an empty net.
The Red Wings dominated the Ducks from the start, and didn't give them much opportunity to do anything off...
The Red Wings beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-0 last night in their second gae of the season and their first road game. A day after beating Ottawa 5-3, Detroit got subperb goaltending from backup Ty COnklin, who stopped every Colorado shot to earn the shutout.
Johan Franzen, Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk scored for Detroit.
Franzen let a slap shot go from the left side that beat Avs goalie Semyon Varlamov for a 1-0 lead. Zetterberg played give and go with Datsyuk on his one timer goal, and Datsyuk sealed the win with an empty netter with just over two munutes to play.
Ian White was very impressive in his second game as a Wing (he had a goal and an assist in the win o...