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Pavel Datsyuk scored at 3:39 of overtime to give Detroit a 3-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Friday night, snapping the Red Wings' three-game skid. Valtteri Filppula and Niklas Kronwall scored in regulation for Detroit, and Jimmy Howard had 30 saves. Taylor Hall and Sam Gagner had the Oilers' goals, and Devan Dubnyk finished with 25 saves. On the game-winner, Datsyuk made a nice move to get past defender Jeff Petry and blasted a shot past Dubnyk. Kronwall got credit for the tying goal with 5:53 to go in the third when Petry knocked the puck into the Oilers' net in an attempt to clear a big rebound on Kronwall's shot. The Oilers started the scoring 3 1/2 minutes in as Hall found a seam to slip past two Detroit defenders up the middle and beat Howard with a low wrist shot. Edmonton had 10 shots in the first period while the Red Wings were only able to direct five shots on Dubnyk. The Oilers came close to adding to their lead one minute into the second period as Magnus Paa...
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