4-goal second period lifts Wings over Kings

4-goal second period lifts Wings over Kings

Dylan Larkin scored two goals to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a 5-3 home win over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday.Robby Fabbri, Patrick Kane and Andrew Copp each added goals for Detroit.Quinton B

Dylan Larkin scored two goals to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a 5-3 home win over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday.Robby Fabbri, Patrick Kane and Andrew Copp each added goals for Detroit.Quinton Byfield scored two goals and Pierre-Luc Dubois added another goal for Los Angeles, which scored all of them on the power play.The game was tied 1-1 after the first period, but Detroit blew the game open by scoring four goals over a 10-minute span of the second period to take a 5-1 lead.With 10:43 remaining in the second, Larkin struck on a two-man advantage, pouncing on a loose puck in front of Los Angeles goalie Cam Talbot and burying the chance to make it 2-1 Detroit.The Red Wings took a 3-1 lead with 3:38 left in the second on a goal by Fabbri, who put home a rebound after Talbot stopped a shot by Daniel Sprong.Just 1:04 later, Detroit took a 4-1 lead when Kane scored on a breakaway. Then, with just 12.5 seconds left in the second period, Detroit took a 5-1 lead when Copp deflected in a point shot by Jeff Petry.Los Angeles got back in the game in the third period on consecutive power-play goals. Dubois scored with 16:55 remaining, and then Byfield scored his second of the night and 12th of the season with 14:22 left to cut the deficit to 5-3.

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