Red Wings earn elusive win over Lightning, 5-4 in shootout

Published: Mar. 8, 2020 at 10:29 PM EDT
Email this link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

Robby Fabbri scored the winning goal in a shootout to lift the Detroit Red Wings over Tampa Bay 5-4 on Sunday, snapping the team's 16-game losing streak against the Lightning in the regular season.

Fabbri opened the scoring in similar fashion, beating goalie Curtis McElhinney on a breakaway in the first period as well.

Anthony Mantha had a goal and three assists for the Red Wings, who won despite blowing a 4-2 lead in the third period.

Brayden Point scored two goals for the Lightning, who beat NHL-leading Boston on Saturday before losing to a Detroit team with the league's worst record.

(Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.)

3/8/2020 8:54:23 PM (GMT -4:00)

Latest News

Latest News