Fast start, good strategy give Detroit the win
Nicklas Lidstrom, Brendan Shanahan, Mikael Samuelsson, and Robert Lang each had a goal and an assist for the Red Wings. Pavel Datsyuk added a goal and Jason Williams collected two assists. Roman Hamrlik had a goal and an assist for the Flames and Rhett Warrener and Chuck Kobasew got the team’s other two tallies. Blackhawks rookie Pavel Vorobiev scored twice for the second straight game and Nikolai Khabibulin made 24 saves. Chimera gave the Blue Jackets a 1-0 lead just 4:31 in. As he reached the Chicago blue line, Chimera took a long pass from Manny Malhotra, cut around defenseman Jassen Cullimore and beat Khabibulin on the glove side. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREThe top 10 theme park moments of 2019 Warrener got Calgary on the scoreboard 6:12 into the second period, when his shot from the point was accidentally tipped in by Detroit’s Kris Draper. Zetterberg added another power-play goal with 7:28 remaining in the second period when he scored from the inside edge of the left circle to make it 4-1. Hamrlik then pulled the Flames to within two again with a slap shot from the top of the left circle with 5:06 left in the second. Blue Jackets 3, Blackhawks 2: Bryan Berard had a goal and an assist, and Marc Denis made 30 saves as Columbus defeated Chicago 3-2 for their first win of the season. Jody Shelley and Jason Chimera also scored for Columbus, which had just three goals in its first two games. The Detroit Red Wings used a fast start and a potent power play to perfection on Sunday to beat the Calgary Flames. Henrik Zetterberg had a goal and three assists and Detroit scored five power-play goals in a 6-3 victory.