Datsyuk's goal, assist help Red Wings top Penguins | Monday, 09.22.2014 / 11:12 PM

Pavel Datsyuk's power-play goal at 16:05 of the second period broke a tie and the Detroit Red Wings edged the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 at Consol Energy Center.

Tomas Tatar also scored on the power play for the Red Wings and Jimmy Howard stopped 25 of 26 shots. Petr Mrazek stopped all 10 shots he faced.

Beau Bennett scored for Pittsburgh and Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 18 of 20 shots. Matthew Murray made seven saves.

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Scoring Summary
1st Period
09:45DET PPG - Tomas Tatar (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Pavel Datsyuk (1) 1 - 0 DET
12:56PIT Beau Bennett (1) Snap shot - ASST: Taylor Chorney (1), Brandon Sutter (1) 1 - 1 Tie
2nd Period
16:05DET PPG - Pavel Datsyuk (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Niklas Kronwall (1), Darren Helm (1) 2 - 1 DET
3rd Period
Three Stars of the Game
Pavel Datsyuk
Pavel Datsyuk
G: 1Shots: 1
A: 1Hits: 1
PTS: 2PIM: 0
+/-: 0TOI: 17:27
Beau Bennett
Beau Bennett
G: 1Shots: 4
A: 0Hits: 3
PTS: 1PIM: 4
+/-: 1TOI: 20:17
Tomas Tatar
Tomas Tatar
G: 1Shots: 2
A: 0Hits: 0
PTS: 1PIM: 2
+/-: 0TOI: 17:01
Penalty Summary
1st Period
09:22PIT Simon Despres  Interference  - 2 min against  Alexey Marchenko
14:58PIT Beau Bennett  Hi stick - double minor  - 4 min against  Darren Helm
19:28PIT Taylor Chorney  Cross checking  - 2 min against  Jeff Hoggan
2nd Period
15:26PIT Robert Bortuzzo  Roughing  - 2 min against  Joakim Andersson
16:20DET Alexey Marchenko  Tripping  - 2 min against  Bobby Farnham
19:06DET Mattias Backman  Hooking  - 2 min against  Nick Spaling
3rd Period
02:48DET Jeff Hoggan  Hooking  - 2 min against  Oskar Sundqvist
04:54PIT Bobby Farnham  Charging  - 2 min against  Xavier Ouellet
04:54DET Jeff Hoggan  Roughing  - 2 min against  Bobby Farnham
04:54PIT Bobby Farnham served by Jean-Sebastien Dea  Roughing  - 2 min against  Jeff Hoggan
05:12PIT Robert Bortuzzo  Cross checking  - 2 min against  Tomas Tatar
05:12DET Tomas Tatar  Slashing  - 2 min against  Robert Bortuzzo
17:13DET Alexey Marchenko  Delaying Game-Smothering puck  - 2 min
shots by period
Team Stats
Power Plays2/60/4
Faceoff Wins1928
Blocked Shots99
Penalty Minutes1216
13P. DatsyukC1101017:27
15R. SheahanC00-10015:55
17D. ClearyR00-10015:43
18J. AnderssonC0001018:04
20D. MillerL0001017:13
21T. TatarL1002217:01
25M. BackmanD0001219:08
26T. JurcoR00-12012:47
42M. FrkR0002010:52
43D. HelmC0104013:09
45C. CampbellC0004011:59
47A. MarchenkoD0000416:25
48R. SproulD0001021:45
52J. EricssonD00-12018:22
55N. KronwallD01-11022:55
61X. OuelletD0003022:08
72A. AthanasiouC0001011:19
81J. HogganR000149:48
34P. Mrazek10101.00020:00
35J. Howard2526.96240:00
4R. ScuderiD0000020:04
7P. MartinD0004027:12
13N. SpalingC0001019:25
16B. SutterC0112021:40
17B. ComeauL0004018:30
19B. BennettR1014420:17
33R. McNeillD0010014:27
34B. FarnhamR000148:20
39J. ArchibaldR000006:42
41R. BortuzzoD0003419:00
43S. WilsonL0000011:17
44T. ChorneyD0110216:41
47S. DespresD0001222:44
48A. ZlobinR0011011:07
49O. SundqvistC0002012:31
50J. DeaC000108:19
59J. MegnaC0005015:09
72P. HornqvistR0007018:43
29M. Fleury1820.90040:00
30M. Murray771.00018:50