Red Wings pound Bruins 6-1
Wings offense hits new high
Niklas Kronwall, Henrik Zetterberg, Gustav Nyquist and Tomas Tatar each a goal and an assist in the Detroit Red Wings' 6-1 win over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night.
Justin Abdelkader and Drew Miller and also scored for Detroit. Johan Franzen had three assists, Joakim Andersson two assists and Jonas Gustavsson made 16 saves.
Jarome Iginla scored for Boston and Tuukka Rask stopped 22 shots.
Abdelkader opened the scoring at 11:49 of the first period when he put in a loose puck from the bottom of the left circle off the rush, 11 seconds after Detroit killed off a high-sticking penalty to Franzen. It was Abdelkader's third goal of the season.
The Red Wings scored three goals in less than four minutes in the second period.