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Associated Press
9/19/2006 11:06:49 PM

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Marian Gaborik scored twice, including the winning goal 5:28 into the third period, and the Minnesota Wild beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-2 Tuesday in the pre-season opener for both teams.

With a two-man advantage, Gaborik tried to centre the puck from the bottom of the right circle, but the puck deflected off a defender's skate past goaltender Stefan Liv.

Playing the first of nine pre-season games, Detroit was without many of its big-name players, including Pavel Datsyuk, Nicklas Lidstrom, Jason Williams and Henrik Zetterberg. With most of its regular-season roster set, Minnesota played its top players in the first of its six exhibition contests.

TSN : NHL - Canada's Sports Leader
 
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