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Anaheim beats Red Wings 4-0 to take 2-1 lead in series; Detroit's Abdelkader ejected for hit

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    Referee Steve Kozari signals to the bench for a trainer after Anaheim Ducks defenseman Toni Lydman, of Finland, was checked by Detroit Red Wings' Justin Abdelkader during the second period in Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series in Detroit, Saturday, May 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)The Associated Press

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    CORRECTS TO GAME 3, INSTEAD OF GAME 2 - Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard stops a shot as Anaheim Ducks center Daniel Winnik (34) jumps out of the way during the first period in Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series in Detroit, Saturday, May 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)The Associated Press

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    CORRECTS TO GAME 3, INSTEAD OF GAME 2 - Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard (35) stops a shot by Anaheim Ducks' Teemu Selanne (8), of Finland, during the first period in Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series in Detroit, Saturday, May 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)The Associated Press

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    Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf (15) and Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (13), of Russia, vie for the puck during the second period in Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series in Detroit, Saturday, May 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)The Associated Press

Nick Bonino scored for Anaheim on a second-period power play — 18 seconds after Detroit's Justin Abdelkader was ejected for a violent hit on Toni Lydman — and the Ducks went on to a 4-0 victory Saturday night to take a 2-1 series lead over the Red Wings in the Western Conference playoffs.

Abdelkader appeared to catch Lydman square in the side of the head with his left shoulder, and he was given a major penalty for charging and a game misconduct with 4:49 remaining in the second.

The Ducks immediately took advantage when Bonino backhanded a shot past goalie Jimmy Howard from point-blank range.

Ryan Getzlaf, Emerson Etem and Matt Beleskey scored in the third period for the Ducks. Jonas Hiller made 23 saves for Anaheim.