The Ducks opened up the scoring when George Parros scored on goaltender Joey MacDonald. Detroit’s Justin Abdelkader ties the game with a goal on goaltender Jonas Hiller. The score is 1-1 at the end of the 1st period.
Goaltenders Joey MacDonald and Jonas Hiller played an exceptional 2nd and 3rd period; keeping the score at 1-1. The goaltender’s hot streak continued in overtime. The shootout had to be the deciding factor for these teams.
First shooter was Pavel Datsyuk and he scored on Hiller but Teeme Selanne put on past MacDonald to even the scoring out once again. After a miss by Jiri Hudler and a save on Corey Perry; Todd Bertuzzi managed to find the back of the net to give Detroit the goal a head goal once again. This time goaltender Joey MacDonald came up big stopping Bobby Ryan and giving Detroit their 19th straight win on home ice.