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Lidstrom shows that vets still got game

Updated: May 2, 2009, 12:41 AM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

DETROIT -- While the Alex Ovechkin vs. Sidney Crosby playoff premiere takes center stage in Round 2 of the NHL playoffs, we were reminded Friday night that reruns can be fun to watch, too.

Six-time Norris Trophy winner Nicklas Lidstrom scored a pair of goals, including the game winner with 50 seconds remaining in the third period, as the defending Stanley Cup champion Detroit Red Wings edged the Anaheim Ducks 3-2 in Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinals series.

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