NHL: Detroit 3, Anaheim 2

May 13, 2013 at 1:17 AM

ANAHEIM, Calif., May 13 (UPI) -- Detroit's Henrik Zetterberg notched a goal and an assist Sunday and the Red Wings advanced to the conference semifinals with a 3-2 win over Anaheim.

Zetterberg scored 1:49 into the game and later assisted on Valtterii Filppula's tally in middle frame, which put the Red Wings ahead 3-1.

In between Justin Abdelkader scored a shorthanded, unassisted goal and the seventh-seeded Wings went on to take the deciding Game 7 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series over the second-seeded Ducks.

Jimmy Howard stopped 31-of-33 shots for Detroit, which now goes on to face the top-seeded Chicago Blackhawks in Round 2.

Emerson Etam and Francois Beauchemin scored for Anaheim, which fell to 2-3 all-time in Game 7s.

Jonas Hiller turned aside 29-of-32 shots for the Ducks.

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