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Vancouver Ices Detroit 2-1 - Recap

Vancouver needed a shootout to earn a 2-1 victory over Detroit on Saturday in NHL action at Rogers Arena.

Vancouver won as a -147 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.

The win was clinched by Maxim Lapierre, who beat Jimmy Howard in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Vancouver. Vancouver got goals from Alexander Edler in the victory. Edler opened the scoring at 12:15 of the first period.

Cory Schneider stopped 33 of 34 Detroit shots in the victory.

Cory Emmerton scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Cory Schneider.

Jimmy Howard stopped 13 of 14 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Vancouver went 1-for-4, while the Red Wings were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

Detroit outshot Vancouver 34-14 in the game.

Vancouver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blackhawks. The Red Wings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.