Zetterberg helps Red Wings beat Canadiens 4-1
DETROIT (AP) — Henrik Zetterberg, Nicklas Kronwall and Gustav Nyquist each had a goal and an assist to lead the Detroit Red Wings past the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Friday night.
Riley Sheahan also scored for Detroit, which won its second straight at home for the first time since October. Jonas Gustavsson made 30 saves.
Brendan Gallagher scored for Montreal, and Carey Price 22 stopped shots.
Kronwall gave the Red Wings a 3-1 lead with 3:31 left in the second period. He scored his sixth goal of the season on a one-timer from the slot after Nyquist's pass went off Gallagher's stick.
Nyquist added his eighth goal with 1:19 remaining in the game.