Detroit Red Wings presented by AT&T
Stay Connected to the Detroit Red Wings
Email Updates App Text/SMS Updates Twitter Facebook Red Wings TV RSS Feeds

Corrected assist gives Datsyuk 97-points

With three games left, Datsyuk could join some elite franchise company

Tuesday, 04.7.2009 / 11:12 AM ET / News
By Bill Roose  - Managing Editor |
Share with your Friends

Corrected assist gives Datsyuk 97-points
DETROIT -- Following Monday night's game, Red Wings forward Henrik Zetterberg pointed out that he was incorrectly credited with an assist on Nicklas Lidstrom's empty net goal.

The Red Wings confirmed this on video and asked the NHL to look at the play this morning. The league agreed and are making the change, which will give Pavel Datsyuk an assist for his 97th point of the season, tying his career high set last season, and leaving him three shy of the century mark.

Wth three regular-season games remaining, Datsyuk can become the six player in Red Wings' history to score 100-points in a season, joining Gordie Howe, Marcel Dionne, John Ogrodnick, Steve Yzerman and Sergei Fedorov.

Yzerman managed to put together six straight 100-point seasons from 1987-88 to 1992-93. Fedorov is the last to hit the 100-point plateau, compiling 107-points in the 1995-96 campaign.


2014-2015 PLAYOFFS
P. Datsyuk 7 3 2 -3 5
T. Tatar 7 3 1 -3 4
J. Ericsson 7 0 4 0 4
R. Sheahan 7 2 1 -1 3
L. Glendening 7 2 1 1 3
H. Zetterberg 7 0 3 -4 3
K. Quincey 7 0 3 -1 3
D. Helm 7 0 3 -3 3
T. Jurco 7 1 1 -1 2
G. Nyquist 7 1 1 -2 2
P. Mrazek 3 4 1 .925 2.11
J. Howard 0 0 0 .917 3.00 is the official Web site of the Detroit Red Wings. Detroit Red Wings and are trademarks of the Detroit Red Wings. NHL, the NHL Shield and the word mark NHL Winter Classic are registered trademarks and Original Six is a trademark of the National Hockey League. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. Copyright © 1999-2015 Detroit Red Wings and the National Hockey League. All Rights Reserved.
© NHL 2015. All Rights Reserved.

Advertise/SponsorshipsOlympia Entertainment | Code of Conduct | Privacy Policy | AdChoices | Employment | Contact Us | Terms of Use | Site Map