Series (Game 1 of 2)
Series tied 1-1
(1-0-0, 2 pts)
(0-1-1, 1 pts)
7:00 PM ET, September 16, 2013
CONSOL Energy Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
A. Almquist (Red Wings - D): Goals: 2, Assists: 0
P. Datsyuk (Red Wings - C): Goals: 1, Assists: 1
T. Tatar (Red Wings - LW): Goals: 1, Assists: 1
PITTSBURGH -- Adam Almquist scored two power-play goals in the second period and Tomas Tatar had a goal and assist to lead the Detroit Red Wings past the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 on Monday night in a preseason game.
Paval Datsyuk also scored for Detroit, netting a second-period, unassisted goal.
Almquist scored at 6:10 and 11:50 with shots from the point to put the Red Wings ahead 3-1.
Brandon Sutter netted the lone Pittsburgh goal at 1:05 of the second, to get the Penguins even at 1.
Tatar opened the scoring when he took a failed wraparound attempt and tucked the puck under the crossbar at 12:56 of the first.
Both starting goalies worked two periods. Tomas Vokoun allowed four goals on 15 shots for the Penguins. Detroit's Jimmy Howard made 13 saves.
PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 16: Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings makes a save on a shot from Paul Martin...