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Hartford Whalers (3-9-1) 2 0 0 - 2
Detroit Red Wings (8-6-0) 1 2 2 - 5
Mark Howe had three assists and back-up netminder Vincent Riendeau won his
fourth game in four attempts as the Red Wings beat the Whalers.
First period-- 1, Hartford, Sanderson 6 (Kerr,Pederson), 2:11. 2, Detroit,
Carson 5 (Sheppard,Chiasson), 4:05 (pp). 3, Hartford, Cullen 3 (Cassels,
Zalapski), 14:09 (pp).
Second period-- 4, Detroit, Drake 5 (Howe), 7:32. 5, Detroit, Burr 2 (Howe,
McCrimmon), 12:12 (pp).
Third period-- 6, Detroit, Ysebaert 4 (Burr,Lidstrom), :31. 7, Detroit,
Yzerman 11 (Howe), 6:29.
Shots on goal-- Hartford 7-3-12--22. Detroit 9-14-7--30. Power-play
opportunities-- Hartford 1 of 6; Detroit 2 of 9. Goalies-- Hartford, Burke,
2-6-1 (30 shots-25 saves). Detroit, Riendeau, 4-0-0 (22-20). A--19,530.
Referee-- Denis Morel. Linesmen-- Ron Asselstine, Mark Vines.