Series (Game 2 of 2)
Series tied 1-1
(1-1-0, 2 pts)
7:30 PM ET, September 20, 2007
Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan
P. Demitra (RW):
M. Hartigan (C):
M. Gaborik (RW):
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.