Hudler put the Red Wings (0-1-1) ahead 2-1 at 3:39 into the
third period. McLean tied it for the Avalanche (2-0) at 7:24.
Lidstrom opened the scoring with a power-play goal with 4:04
left in the first period. Colorado evened it on Rycroft's
power-play score with 9:51 remaining in the second period.
Chris Osgood was in goal for the first two periods for the Red
Wings, stopping 22 of 23 shots. MacDonald played the third period
and the overtime. Jose Theodore went two periods for the Avalanche,
saving 16 of 17 shots. Tyler Weitman took over in the final period.
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