The Detroit Red Wings squeaked out a win over the Vancouver Canucks, 6 to 5, on December 4, 2008.

Final

VAN

Canucks

14-10-2

5

DET

Red Wings

17-4-4

6

Team

VAN

DET

1

1

2

2

2

1

3

2

3

Total

5

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

VAN

DET

Canucks

Taylor Pyatt (EV) assisted by Shane O'Brien and Steve Bernier

1

0

Red Wings

Jiri Hudler (EV) assisted by Tomas Kopecky and Valtteri Filppula

1

1

Red Wings

Jiri Hudler (EV) assisted by Andreas Lilja

1

2

2nd period

VAN

DET

Canucks

Kyle Wellwood (PP) assisted by Daniel Sedin and Henrik Sedin

2

2

Canucks

Mason Raymond (EV) assisted by Alexander Edler and Shane O'Brien

3

2

Red Wings

Daniel Cleary (EV) assisted by Nicklas Lidstrom and Brian Rafalski

3

3

3rd period

VAN

DET

Red Wings

Derek Meech (EV) assisted by Kirk Maltby and Brett Lebda

3

4

Red Wings

Nicklas Lidstrom (EV) assisted by Marian Hossa and Valtteri Filppula

3

5

Red Wings

Daniel Cleary (PP) assisted by Nicklas Lidstrom and Brian Rafalski

3

6

Canucks

Henrik Sedin (EV) assisted by Daniel Sedin and Pavol Demitra

4

6

Canucks

Alexandre Burrows (EV) assisted by Kevin Bieksa and Mattias Ohlund

5

6