NHL: Chicago 3, Detroit 2

Oct. 12, 2007 at 10:17 PM
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DETROIT, Oct. 12 (UPI) -- Brent Seabrook had a goal and an assist Friday night, as the Chicago Blackhawks edged the Detroit Red Wings, 3-2.

Chicago’s Robert Lang scored the game-winner at 9:19 of the third to break a 2-2 tie.

Goaltender Nikolai Khabibulin made 30 saves on 32 Detroit shots, as the Blackhawks got the second win in their last three games, and got a rare victory at Detroit's Joe Louis Arena.

Detroit's Henrik Zetterberg and Kris Draper both scored in the first period.

Goalie Dominik Hasek was beaten three times on 27 Chicago shots.

Detroit had won 11 of its last 12 home games against the Blackhawks.

On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-8, while the Red Wings were 0-for-5.

The Blackhawks had beaten the Red Wings, 4-3, in a shoot-out last Friday.

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