Red Wings stop slide with 2-1 win over Islanders
DETROIT – Alex Nedeljkovic made 33 saves Tuesday as the Detroit Red Wings defeated the New York Islanders 2-1 at Little Caesars Arena to end a three-game losing streak. Dylan Larkin and Michael Rasmussen scored for the Red Wings (14-12-3), who improved to 10-3-2 at home. It was pivotal because Anders Lee scored for the Islanders with 2:33 to play after they pulled Sorokin for the extra skater. The Islanders pressed for the tying goal in the final two minutes, but the Red Wings held on. The Red Wings carried the play in the second period, with moments of sustained pressure.mlive.com
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