February 10, 2009
NHL: Detroit 5, Nashville 3
The Detroit Red Wings, energized by two goals apiece from Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk, skated to a 5-3 win over the Nashville Predators Tuesday.
Ty Conklin turned back 18 Nashville shots to notch the win. Marian Hossa got the other goal for the Red Wings, who have won five straight after a five-game winless streak.
Detroit controlled this game from the onset, scoring in the first period and taking a 3-0 lead deep in the second period before holding off the Predators' comeback attempt.
Nashville lost for the second straight game after a four-game win streak.