Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/25/13
DETROIT -- The Detroit Red Wings let one two-goal lead slip away on Friday night at Joe Louis Arena, but they held on to a second two-goal advantage. The Wings' forwards provided all the offense, getting a pair of goals from Todd Bertuzzi and one each from Damien Brunner, Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk, as they skated past the Minnesota Wild, 5-3. Detroit's forwards had combined to score just two goals through the first three games. Detroit goalie Jimmy Howard made 23 saves for the win. The Wild (2-2-0) got two goals from Zach Parise and one from Tom Gilbert, while goalie Josh Harding made 22 saves. Two of the Wings' goals came on the power play, off of five chances. They hadn't scored with the man advantage through the first three games of the season, going 0-for-15. Coincidently, the Wings didn't light the lamp on the power play through three games last season. In their fourth game last season, they did, which was against the Wild then as well. Bertuzzi's se...
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