5:43 PM EST, Wed March 04, 2015
San Francisco Chronicle

Late goals lift Detroit past Sharks in San Jose

After the league’s top unit was denied on three straight third-period power plays, the Wings tied it at even strength when center Pavel Datsyuk’s soft backhand from the slot bounced over Antti Niemi’s left pad at 13:32 to tie the game 2-2. The Red Wings tied the game at 3:53 when left wing Teemu Pulkkinen deposited a weakside one-timer to convert a Detroit power play 33 seconds into a Brent Burns penalty. Defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic’s stick broke on a blocked shot and the hosts couldn’t get a clear or frozen puck before the Wings struck. San Jose made defenseman Jonathan...


Datsyuk rifles a laser top-shelf past Gibson

Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk steals the puck along the boards and makes a quick move before whistling a shot past the glove of Ducks goaltender John Gibson.


Datsyuk snipes puck past blocker of Lehtonen

Detroit Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk uses a nice move and snipes the puck past the blocker of Dallas Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen to go up 2-1.


Datsyuk makes a quick move to tie the game

Detroit Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk makes a quick move with the puck on his stick and beats Jets goalie Michael Hutchinson glove side to make it 4-4.