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Red Wings 5, Rangers 4, OT

Wednesday, 08.06.2014 / 4:48 AM

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Red Wings 5, Rangers 4, OT
New York Rangers 4, Detroit Red Wings 5

DETROIT -- Marian Hossa's first goal with the Red Wings, scored 23 seconds into overtime, gave the defending Stanley Cup champions a 5-4 comeback win over the New York Rangers on Saturday night.

Mikael Samuelsson had a goal and two assists for Detroit, and Johan Franzen, Tomas Holmstrom and Jiri Hudler scored the other Red Wings goals. Valtteri Filppula added two assists, and Chris Osgood made 28 saves for Detroit (3-1-1), which trailed 4-3 in the third period and won at home for the first time this season.

Aaron Voros scored twice in the third period for New York, and Ryan Callahan and Nigel Dawes added goals for the Rangers (6-1-1). Scott Gomez and Brandon Dubinsky each had two assists and Henrik Lundqvist stopped 40 shots.


Hossa fired in a one-timed shot from the bottom of the right circle off a pass from Pavel Datsyuk. It was the 300th career NHL goal for Hossa, who eliminated the Rangers in the second round of last season's playoffs when he scored in overtime of Game 5 while with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

He left the Eastern Conference champions in July, signing a one-year, $7.45 contract with Detroit.

Hudler's goal, scored off a rebound during a power play following a questionable too many men on the ice penalty against the Rangers, tied the game at 4 with 3:39 left in the third period and forced overtime.

Voros' second goal broke a 3-3 tie 3:59 into the third when he banked in a shot off Osgood from the side of the net for his fifth of the season. He had tied it at 1:45 by tipping in Michal Rozsival's shot from the point.

Holmstrom's fifth goal gave the Red Wings a 3-1 lead with 9:03 left in the second. He deflected in a shot by Nicklas Lidstrom off the skate of Rangers defenseman Wade Redden.

Dawes closed the gap to 3-2 with 6:37 left in the second period with his first goal when he scored from the bottom of the right circle.

Detroit scored twice in the game's first 3:44.

Samuelsson opened the scoring just 28 seconds in when he tipped in Derek Meech's shot from the point. Franzen got his third goal, on a rebound, to make it 2-0, 3:16 later.

Callahan put New York on the board 7:32 in when he beat Osgood from the left circle.

Notes: Detroit vice president Steve Yzerman was named the executive director of Canada's Olympic Team for the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver. Yzerman announced that Red Wings general manager Ken Holland will be an associate director along with Kevin Lowe, the Edmonton Oilers' president of hockey operations. Lowe was a playing member of the Rangers when they won the Stanley Cup in 1994. ... Red Wings C Henrik Zetterberg missed his second game due to a sore groin. Detroit D Brad Stuart didn't play because of a knee injury. Meech took Stuart's place in the lineup. ... Scratched for New York were LW Patrick Rismiller, RW Petr Prucha and C Dan Fritsche.

scoring summary
1st Period
Mikael Samuelsson (1) ASST: Derek Meech (1), Valtteri Filppula (1)
1 - 0 DET
Johan Franzen (3) ASST: Valtteri Filppula (2), Mikael Samuelsson (2)
2 - 0 DET
Ryan Callahan (2) ASST: Scott Gomez (4)
2 - 1 DET
2nd Period
Tomas Holmstrom (5) ASST: Nicklas Lidstrom (4), Marian Hossa (4)
3 - 1 DET
Nigel Dawes (1) ASST: Scott Gomez (5), Marc Staal (1)
3 - 2 DET
3rd Period
Aaron Voros (4) ASST: Michal Rozsival (2), Brandon Dubinsky (5)
3 - 3 Tie
Aaron Voros (5) ASST: Dmitri Kalinin (1), Brandon Dubinsky (6)
4 - 3 NYR
PPG - Jiri Hudler (1) ASST: Niklas Kronwall (1), Mikael Samuelsson (3)
4 - 4 Tie
OT Period
Marian Hossa (1) ASST: Pavel Datsyuk (5), Brian Rafalski (5)
5 - 4 DET
penalty summary
1st Period
2nd Period
Marian Hossa  Interference against  Markus Naslund
Aaron Voros  Hooking against  Pavel Datsyuk
Ryan Callahan  Hooking against  Tomas Holmstrom
3rd Period
Daniel Cleary  Roughing against  Wade Redden
Aaron Voros  Too many men/ice - bench
OT Period
goalie stats
Henrik Lundqvist
Henrik Lundqvist
SA: 45TOI: 60:23
Saves: 40EV: 35 - 39
PIM: 0PP: 4 - 5
SV%: .889SH: 1 - 1
Chris Osgood
Chris Osgood
SA: 32TOI: 60:23
Saves: 28EV: 23 - 27
PIM: 0PP: 4 - 4
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