Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - Michael Stone broke a tie game with 4:47
remaining in the third period, and the Phoenix Coyotes got back on track with
a 4-2 decision over the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena.
The Coyotes had been outscored by a 10-2 margin in dropping the first two
tests on their current five-game road trip, but bounced back on goals by
Stone, Derek Morris and Mikkel Boedker combined with a strong 28-save
performance from Mike Smith. Boedker added an assist on Antoine Vermette's
empty-net tally in the final minute.
Detroit received 34 saves from Jimmy Howard in the loss, the Red Wings' second
straight following a 2-0 start, with Joakim Andersson and Jonathan Ericsson
accounting for the team's two scores.
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