Dominik Kubalik's late goal lifts Detroit over Chicago

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Mar 8, 2023; Detroit, Michigan, USA;  Chicago Blackhawks left wing Lukas Reichel (27) skates with the puck in the first period against the Detroit Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena.
Mar 8, 2023; Detroit, Michigan, USA; Chicago Blackhawks left wing Lukas Reichel (27) skates with the puck in the first period against the Detroit Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena.
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Dominik Kubalik scored the game-winning goal with 4:07 remaining to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-3 home win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday.

Kubalik broke a 3-3 tie when he slapped a low shot from the right faceoff circle that got by Chicago goaltender Alex Stalock.

Chicago pulled Stalock with more than two minutes left, but couldn't get the equalizer.

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Jake Walman, Dylan Larkin and Lucas Raymond also scored for Detroit, which snapped a six-game winless streak.

Taylor Raddysh scored two goals for the Blackhawks, who were outshot 41-20.

The Blackhawks opened the scoring late in the first on a power-play goal by Raddysh, who took a cross-crease pass from Lukas Reichel and put home the chance into a half-open net with 4:09 left in the first.

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Raddysh struck again with 2:02 remaining in the first, giving the Blackhawks a 2-0 lead when his shot from the left face-off circle that got through the glove side of Detroit goalie Ville Husso.

Detroit cut Chicago's lead to 2-1 with 17:07 left in the second period on a goal by Walman, who fired a shot from the point that deflected off of the stick of Chicago's Anders Bjork and fluttered into the net.

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Detroit tied the game with 1:26 to go in the second period on a power-play goal by Larkin, who took a between-the-legs backwards pass from Alex Chiasson and slammed the puck into an open goal.

The Blackhawks regained the lead at 3-2 with 13:50 remaining when Joey Anderson fired a shot off a faceoff from the left circle that went off of the post and into the net.

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Detroit answered, tying the game at 3-3 with 7:25 left on a goal by Raymond, who tipped in a point shot from Robert Hagg.

--Field Level Media