Series (Game 2 of 2)

Series tied 1-1

Game 1: Tuesday, September 18th
Red Wings6Final
Game 2: Thursday, September 20th
Red Wings2

Wild 3

(1-1-0, 2 pts)

Red Wings 2

(1-1-0, 2 pts)

7:30 PM ET, September 20, 2007

Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan

1 2 3 T
MIN 1 2 03
DET 0 1 12

P. Demitra (RW):

M. Hartigan (C):

M. Gaborik (RW):

Wild 3, Red Wings 2

Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- The Minnesota Wild scored all of their goals on the power play in a 3-2 preseason win over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night.

Pierre-Marc Bouchard, Brent Burns, and Brian Rolston all scored for Minnesota (1-1). Pavol Demitra had two assists, and Josh Harding made 27 saves.

Mark Hartigan and Mattias Ritola had goals for Detroit (1-1). Dominik Hasek stopped 10 of 12 shots in just more than 30 minutes of play, and Jimmy Howard finished with eight saves.

Ritola's cut the Red Wings' deficit to 3-2 at 8:27 of the third period.

New Red Wings defenseman Bryan Rafalski missed the game because of a hip flexor injury.

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