Granlund, Predators rally for shootout win against Red Wings


DETROIT — Mikael Granlund scored with 3:58 left in the third period, and the Nashville Predators rallied for a 3-2 shootout win against the Detroit Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena on Tuesday.

Granlund tied it 2-2 on a rebound in front for a power-play goal.

Roman Josi had two assists for the Predators (21-18-1), who have won eight of nine. Juuse Saros made 25 saves.

Thomas Greiss made 29 saves for the Red Wings (13-22-6), who have earned points in five of seven.

Ryan Johansen and Josi scored in the first two rounds of the shootout, and Saros made saves against Dylan Larkin and Filip Zadina.

Danny DeKeyser gave Detroit a 1-0 lead at 19:03 of the first period when his point shot hit Mattias Ekholm and got past Saros.

Josi hit the goal post twice in the second period, including a backhand that deflected off each.

Luke Kunin tied it 1-1 at 3:32 of the third period on a breakaway.

Adam Erne gave the Red Wings a 2-1 lead at 12:02 when he backhanded a rebound past Saros.

Kunin left the game late in the third period after being struck in the ear with the puck.

Predators defenseman Dante Fabbro sustained an undisclosed injury in the first period.

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