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Detroit gets the victory over Anaheim, holding off a late rally in the process.
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I think the start. Was terrific in Detroit again threw sixty minutes may be a little level all their let's credit Anaheim with a lot of that it was almost a tale of two games the Red Wings midway in the second were outshooting the ducks. When he won seven. And and the rest of the way the ducks outshot Detroit her when he 79. Let's just what I I was very impressed. With his Howell they battled to victory in there and control the game and Anaheim. The 34 shots which is uncharacteristic wings were outshot in this game. But they've battled in the second half of this when Anaheim a lot of pressure on this team and they really cranked it up on the wings on the road in the. Penalty kill. Steps up big in the third period. Along the Blue Line didn't give Anaheim easy access into the zone and when they put pressure. Plays like Dan Cleary -- for the -- that was commonplace it was Detroit penalty kill it dealt with adversity. They're faced with adversity and -- dealt with a great penalty -- led by -- Howard another huge outing on his part. Make a big saves throughout this game Wheldon Mike Babcock say and we said in our opening night. Just keep on common and that should be your motto announced they did although when you run in the penalty trouble yet. You have to sit back but not enough to kept pressuring in Detroit as you -- Even on the penalty kill and now I'm maybe most impressed on not the running theme this year that you don't agree with but -- up up up a sports figures and I. At some point I guess it's gonna hand but you're on front with a goal and an assist fronts with his tenth of the year I Ian bell -- -- -- threw the ball that -- in eleven and if we didn't they'd be single week jinx them. But anyway eleven wins -- and got thirteen goals along with -- and at twenty assists and 57 shots between the two. And -- -- Paula has the -- only point among these two players in the eight losses this year so. This team I know we say it again and we match at the other day your best players have to be your best Datsyuk was yesterday Zetterberg terrific again as he was the last two -- -- front. Well you want Franzen and military -- play has had a had a strong season himself and all of friar fronts now right. We talk and forty goals this season for this guy and he needs. He's not he's on that pace and boy what a year that would turn out for him and then and now you include Datsyuk and Zetterberg after cranking it up. Now this team looks like they're gonna circuit reward for all the shots on goal. Floyd seems like a long time ago when when everybody was complaining us included that you want -- front as he wasn't scoring he -- That happened -- he I mean expectations of me at all with him at all about. Living up to expectations at 35 last year which the economic players in the league achieve that sort of all. And nobody in everybody's mind because of of expectations he didn't achieve it. Mean the guys that natural goal scorer and on the according to talk with strong quick hands and L had no shot just blew right by him. With the wrist shot and speaking of shots -- Jimmy Howard faced enough of them enough of them not tonight. And a one point 271 goals against average he has just been the story twelfth consecutive starts. How do you just not keep going with --