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Poor start dooms Kings in 5-2 loss to Red Wings
Poor start dooms Kings in 5-2 loss to Red Wings

Pavel Datsyuk and Gustav Nyquist each scored twice to lead the Detroit Red Wings over the Kings 5-2 on Friday night. Nyquist had a pair of power-play goals, and Datsyuk and Tomas Tatar also scored in a four-goal first period to help the Red Wings win their third straight at Joe Louis Arena. Jimmy Howard made 28 saves — one on Dustin Brown's penalty shot — for his fifth victory of the season as the Red Wings outshot the Kings 35-30 and kept the Stanley Cup champions winless on the road. Alec Martinez flicked a rebound past Howard midway through the second period to put the Kings on the board, and Tyler Toffoli added a short-handed goal early in the third period. Los...

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