20! Red Wings tie home winning streak mark
Detroit, MI – The last time the Detroit Red Wings lost a home 2 and the Pistons were stuck in a lockout with the rest of the NBA.
What a record-tying streak it's been.
Johan Franzen scored 52 seconds into the third period to break a tie and the Red Wings held on for their 20th straight home win, edging the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 on Sunday night.
Niklas Kronwall, Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg also scored for the Red Wings, who bounced back from deficits of 2-1 and 3-2 and matched the NHL mark set by Boston during in 1929-30 and matched by Philadelphia in 1975-76.
Joey MacDonald had 26 saves in the latest victory, including 10 in the third period to keep the Flyers off the board.
Brayden Schenn had two goals, including one after a MacDonald turnover, and Max Talbot also scored for the Flyers. Sergei Bobrovsky gave up four goals on 25 shots.