National Hockey League
Pittsburgh 7, Detroit 2
Saturday, April 23, 2022 12:30 PM
When: 12:30 PM ET, Saturday, April 23, 2022
Where: Little Caesars Arena, Detroit, Michigan
Referees: Peter MacDougall, Francois St. Laurent
Linesmen: Devin Berg, Andrew Smith
Attendance: 19515
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Pittsburgh 2327
Detroit 1102
Team Records
 
Team W/L Home Away Streak
Pittsburgh 45-23-4-7 22-12-2-3 23-11-2-4 W2
Detroit 30-39-8-2 18-16-6-1 12-23-2-1 L2
Recap Quick Hits
  • With this loss, the Detroit Red Wings have a 18-16-6-1 record at home this season. The Pittsburgh Penguins have a 23-11-2-4 record on the road.
  • Detroit has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Red Wings have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Pittsburgh has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Penguins have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Michael Rasmussen played for 17:22 during 21 shifts and scored 1 point. Michael Rasmussen had 1 goal and 0 assists.
  • Kris Letang played for 22:41 during 26 shifts and scored 3 points. Kris Letang had 1 goal and 2 assists.
  • Detroit had 2 powerplay opportunities and converted 1 of them.
  • Pittsburgh had 1 powerplay opportunity and converted 1 of them.
Top Game Performances
Pittsburgh   Detroit
Kris Letang 3 Points Michael Rasmussen 1
Evgeni Malkin 2 Goals Michael Rasmussen 1
Kris Letang 2 Assists Tyler Bertuzzi 1
Evgeni Malkin 1 Power Play Goals Jakub Vrana 1
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Casey DeSmith .920 Save Percentage Alex Nedeljkovic .867
Casey DeSmith 23 Saves Thomas Greiss 18
Team Stats Summary
 
Team Shots Goals PP PK PIM FW
Pittsburgh 38 7 1-1 1-2 6 34
Detroit 25 2 1-2 0-1 2 20
Upcoming Games
  • Detroit will play their next game on the road against New Jersey. The Red Wings have a W/L % of .367 after a win and .388 after a loss.
  • Pittsburgh will play their next game on the road against Philadelphia. The Penguins have a W/L % of .622 after a win and .500 after a loss.