Kronwall’s long slap shot late in the second period flew past the net and ricocheted straight back off the boards. The puck hit the back of Schneider’s left leg and rolled into the net to give the Red Wings a 4-1 lead.
Tomas Tatar tied up the score with the New York Rangers on Wednesday night with just under 10 seconds remaining in the game.
The New York Rangers are still having trouble closing out games. They took solace, however, in shaking off a late tying goal and getting a win in overtime.
The president and CEO of Ilitch Holdings is the featured speaker at a Wayne State University lecture about “Investing in Detroit.”
“They really dictated the play,” Howard said. “They really skated in the first period, and we didn’t.
Pavel Datsyuk had a goal and an assist, Tomas Tatar also scored, and Jimmy Howard made 19 saves for Detroit.
The Detroit Red Wings have recalled center Stephen Weiss from his conditioning loan with Grand Rapids of the AHL.
The Red Wings are playing very well defensively and their goaltending has been solid.
One of the more unique plays you might ever see in hockey has Red Wings fans a little upset on Thursday.
The Red Wings opened the scoring midway through the second period following a Washington turnover.