Datsyuk, Zetterberg help Red Wings beat Bruins 8-2

Pavel Datsyuk had goal and three assists, Henrik Zetterberg

added a goal and two assists, and the Detroit Red Wings cruised to

an 8-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night.

Jimmy Howard stopped 13 of the 14 shots he faced in the first

two periods before he was replaced by Tom McCollum

Detroit scored four times in the third period against Bruins

rookie goalie Malcolm Subban, who finished with 19 saves in

Boston’s first home game of the preseason.

Justin Abdelkader opened the scoring 5:01 into the game on a

power play. The Red Wings scored once more in the opening period

and then twice in the second to take a 4-1 lead to the second


Joakim Andersson, Danny DeKeyser, Daniel Cleary and David

McIntyre also scored for Detroit.

Nick Johnson and Jarome Iginla scored for the Bruins.