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Published: Monday, 3/4/2013

Blackhawks stop Wings in shootout 2-1

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Detroit Red Wings center Damien Brunner (24) tries to tie up Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson (4), of Sweden, in the first period today. Detroit Red Wings center Damien Brunner (24) tries to tie up Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson (4), of Sweden, in the first period today.
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DETROIT --  Corey Crawford stopped Henrik Zetterberg on the Detroit Red Wings' final attempt in a shootout to seal a 2-1 win for the Chicago Blackhawks today at Joe Louis Arena.

Chicago has yet to lose a game in regulation this season, and has earned at least one point in its first 22 games of the season (19-0-3). Patrick Kane scored the game-winner in the shootout for the Blackhawks.

Tomas Tatar gave the Red Wings a 1-0 lead at 2:43 of the third when he took Joakim Andersson's feed from behind the goal and beat goalie Crawford (32 saves).

But with 2:02 left, Kane's power-play goal tied the game at 1-1 and ultimately guaranteed that Chicago would earn at least a point. 

Detroit goalie Jimmy Howard made 32 saves for the Red Wings, who continue a three-game homestand Tuesday against Colorado.



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