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Tyler Kennedy scored in the third period Tuesday to give Pittsburgh a 2-1 victory over Detroit and a 3-3 tie in the Stanley Cup Finals. Jordan Staal also scored for Pittsburgh, which forced a Game 7 Friday in Detroit. This is the first time the Cup Finals have gone seven games since 2006, when the Carolina Hurricanes defeated the Edmonton Oilers.
Chris Osgood made 22 saves in his 15th career playoff shutout Saturday when the Detroit Red Wings beat Pittsburgh 5-0 for a 3-2 lead in the Stanley Cup Finals. Detroit scored four second period goals -- three on the power play. Dan Cleary, Valtteri Filppula, Niklas Kronwall, Brian Rafalski and Henrik Zetterberg scored for the Red Wings, who rebounded from a pair of 4-2 setbacks in Pittsburgh.
Sergei Gonchar's goal midway through the third period broke a 2-2 tie and Pittsburgh took a 4-2 win from Detroit Tuesday in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals. Maxime Talbot had his second goal of the game on an empty net in the final minute.
Johan Franzen scored the winning goal in the second period Saturday to help the Detroit Red Wings beat Pittsburgh 3-1 in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals. Brad Stuart scored Detroit's first goal and Justin Abdelkader also scored for the Red Wings. Chris Osgood made 31 saves for his 13th win of the playoffs. Ruslan Fedotenko scored the lone goal for the Penguins.
Darren Helm scored 3:58 into overtime Wednesday, giving Detroit a 2-1 win over Chicago and putting the Red Wings in the Stanley Cup Finals. For the second straight year, Detroit will be taking on the Pittsburgh Penguins for the NHL title.
Detroit's Marian Hossa and Henrik Zetterberg each scored twice and the Red Wings ripped Chicago 6-1 Sunday for a 3-1 lead in their playoff series. The defending Stanley Cup champion Wings are a win away from returning to the cup series.
Daniel Cleary's slap shot found the net with 3 minutes to play Thursday, giving Detroit a 4-3 win over Anaheim and a berth in the Western Conference finals. The Game 7 victory kept alive the Red Wings' hopes of a second straight Stanley Cup and ended a thrilling series that saw five of the seven games decided by a single goal. Anaheim, which barely made the playoffs and then eliminated top-seeded San Jose in the first round, battled back from a two-goal deficit and tied the game 7:37 into the...
Henrik Zetterberg had a goal and two assists Sunday and the Detroit Red Wings beat Anaheim 4-1 to go up 3-2 in their Western Conference playoff series. Chris Osgood faced only 17 shots on goal while Anaheim's Jonas Hiller made 34 saves. Detroit put the game on Darren Helm's first playoff goal with 3:08 remaining in regulation and Zetterberg's empty-net goal wrapped up the scoring. After a scoreless first period, the Red Wings took a 2-0 lead early in the second period.
Red-hot goalie Jonas Hiller led Anaheim to a 2-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings Tuesday, giving the Ducks a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference semifinals. Hiller made 45 saves in his second sharp outing of the series and survived a furious Detroit rally in the third period that included the potential tying goal being waved off by the referee with 1:09 to play. Teemu Selanne and Scott Niedermayer scored for the Ducks, who will host Game 4 Thursday. Detroit got its only goal from Henrik...
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