Minnesota at Detroit

    Red Wings 5, Wild 3

    CBS SportsLine.com wire reports

    DETROIT -- Jason Williams had two goals and an assist to lift the Detroit Red Wings to a 5-3 preseason win over the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday night.

    Detroit (3-1-2) also got a goal and an assist from Pavel Datsyuk and goals by Mikael Samuelsson and Dan Cleary. Tomas Holmstrom had three assists, and Niklas Kronwall added two helpers.

    Cleary's goal 9:42 into the third period broke a 3-3 tie, and Williams' second goal, on a power play, clinched it 5-3 with 4:42 left to play.

    Pascal Dupuis, Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Mikko Koivu got the goals for the Wild (2-2), and Brian Rolston had two assists.

    Dupuis opened the scoring for the Wild 7:21 into the first period.

    Williams scored for Detroit early in the second period, but Bouchard's 5-on-3 power-play goal restored Minnesota's lead.

    Samuelsson's goal tied the score at 2-all just 1:16 into the third period.

    Koivu's power-play goal at 8:13 of the third period gave Minnesota a 3-2 lead, but Datsyuk tied the contest just 38 seconds later.

    Dominik Hasek had 21 saves for Detroit, and Manny Fernandez stopped 35 shots for Minnesota.

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    Scoring Summary
    7:21Pascal Dupuis - Assists: Stephane Veilleux and Petteri Nummelin
    3:45Jason Williams - Assists: Niklas Kronwall and Tomas Holmstrom
    14:32Power Play - Pierre-Marc Bouchard - Assists: Pavol Demitra and Brian Rolston
    1:16Mikael Samuelsson - Assists: Robert Lang and Henrik Zetterberg
    8:13Power Play - Mikko Koivu - Assists: Todd White and Brian Rolston
    8:51Pavel Datsyuk - Assists: Jason Williams and Tomas Holmstrom
    9:42Daniel Cleary - Assists: Kirk Maltby and Kris Draper
    15:18Power Play - Jason Williams - Assists: Pavel Datsyuk and Tomas Holmstrom
    Penalty Summary
    9:06Andreas Lilja: tripping - minor
    14:41Stephane Veilleux: high-sticking - minor
    15:27Marian Gaborik: hooking - minor
    9:58Todd White: tripping - minor
    13:44Kirk Maltby: cross-checking - minor
    14:09Niklas Kronwall: hooking - minor
    7:18Mikael Samuelsson: interference - minor
    12:23Kurtis Foster: cross-checking - minor
    12:23Tomas Holmstrom: diving - minor
    13:40Petteri Nummelin: hooking - minor
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    Referees - Stephane Auger, Wes McCauley
    Line Judges - David Brisebois, Pierre Champoux
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