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Rasmussen's OT winner lifts Red Wings over Penguins in preseason opener

Posted: 11:21 PM, Sep 19, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-19 23:21:00-04
Rasmussen's OT winner lifts Red Wings over Pens
Rasmussen's OT winner lifts Red Wings over Pens

The Red Wings beat the Penguins in overtime, 3-2. It was the preseason opener at Little Caesars Arena.

Michael Rasmussen scored on a pass from Dylan Larkin 1:32 into OT.



First Period_None. Penalties_Larkin, DET, (high sticking), 3:48.

Second Period_1, Pittsburgh, Grant (Rust, Simon), 0:18. 2, Detroit, Hamilton (Ford, Cholowski), 16:17. Penalties_Rust, PIT, (tripping), 6:14.

Third Period_3, Pittsburgh, Haggerty (Addison), 9:02. 4, Detroit, Jokinen (Ehn, Jensen), 10:00. Penalties_Lafferty, PIT, (slashing), 4:33; Witkowski, DET, (interference), 14:50; Schultz, PIT, (delay of game), 19:30.

Overtime_5, Detroit, Rasmussen (Larkin, Cholowski), 1:32. Penalties_None.

Shots on Goal_Pittsburgh 12-6-12_30. Detroit 12-19-10-3_44.

Power-play opportunities_Pittsburgh 0 of 2; Detroit 0 of 3.

Goalies_Pittsburgh, Jarry 0-0-0 (44 shots-41 saves). Detroit, Sateri 0-0-0 (15-14), Howard 0-0-0 (15-14).

A_15,107 (20,000). T_2:33.

Referees_Brian Pochmara, Corey Syvret. Linesmen_David Brisebois, Brad Kovachik.